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Water Conference HCM


Theme: “Urban Flooding_ Current Status & Solutions”


Day 2:     Morning of 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

                        Mr. Cao Lai Quang, Chairman, 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 HCM Flood Control Center 

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

                        Institute of Southern Irrigation Planning 

09:55 - 10:10   Experience in dealing with urban flooding from Thailand (proposed)

                        Representative from Thailand 

10:00 - 10:30   Teabreak 

10:30 - 10:45   Experience against flooding from Japan (proposed)

                        Osaka Japan Drainage Management Bureau


10:45 - 11:00  Experience from the Netherlands in urban flooding control (proposed)

                       Representative from the Netherlands

11:00 - 11:15   Australian experience in dealing with and controlling urban flooding (proposed)


                        Representative from Australia/ Đại diện phát biểu từ Úc

11:15 - 12:00   Panel Discussion

                        Moderator by Prof., Dr.Nguyen Hong Tien, Vice Chairman and General Secretary, Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association (VWSA)

                        Prof., PhD. Nguyen Viet Anh, Director, Institute of Environmental Science and Engineering (IESE), Head of Science & Technology Department,Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association (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.