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Water Conference HCM



Conference: “Urban Flooding_ Current Status & Solutions”

Day 2:               7th November 2019

Venue:               Meeting room 2, 3rd Floor, SECC

Organized by:          Informa Markets| UBM

Hosted by:      Vietnam Water Supply & Sewerage Association (VWSA)

Supported by:          Ministry of Construction of Vietnam


08:30 - 09:00   Registration

09:00 - 09:05   Opening speech 

                        Mr. BT Tee, General Director, Informa Markets Vietnam


09:05 - 09:10   Opening speech

                        Assoc.Prof. Dr. Nguyen Hong Tien, Vice Chairman and Secretary General, Vietnam Water Supply & 

                       Sewerage Association (VWSA)


09:10 - 09:25   Current situation of urban drainage and flooding in Vietnam & some basic solutions


09:25 - 09:40   Current situation and solutions against flooding in Ho Chi Minh

                        Representative from Infrasture Management Center - Department of Construction HCMC


09:40 - 09:55   Planning for drainage and flooding

                        Institute of Southern Irrigation Planning 


09:55 - 10:10   Several drainage and anti-flooding solution for smart cities

                        Prof. PhD. Nguyen Viet Anh, Director, Insititute of Environmental Scienc and Engineering (IESE), 

                        National University of Civil Engineering - Head of Science & Technology Department, Vietnam Water 

                        Supply and Sewerage Association (VWSA)


10:10 - 10:25   Experience in dealing with urban flooding from South East Asia

                        Representative from South East Asia


10:25 -  10:40   Teabreak


10:40 - 10:55    Experience against flooding from Japan

                         Osaka Japan Drainage Management Bureau

10:55 - 11:10    Experience from Europe in urban flooding control 

                         Representative from the Europe

11:10 - 11:25    Integrated water cycle management solutions for urban areas - a case study from South East     

                         Water Utility

                         Mr. Dan Sullivan - General Manager South East Water Utility - Board Member of the Australian Water                             Association


11:10 - 11:25    Panel Dicussion

                         Moderator by Prof. Dr Nguyen Hong Tien, Vice Chairman and General Secretary (VWSA), Prof. PhD                             Nguyen Viet Anh, Director (IESE), Head of Science & Technology Department (VWSA)

12:00               End of Conference

*The program is subject to confirmation. The organizer reserves the right to change the speakers and the above schedule in the best interest of the conference.

* Please note that the International conference is open for invited guests and Management Level only & has limited seats. To secure your seats, please contact Mr. Matt Tran at email: [email protected] or Ms. Đào ([email protected]) to get the confirmation letter.