Advances in Technology, Innovation, Health, and Policy
On Oct. 16, 2012, the world's leading experts gathered in Beijing, China, to discuss:
NYIT thanks conference co-organzier, Peking University and its Center for Water, as well as the many generous sponsors, including NYIT alumni, and the conference attendees for making the event a success.
Honorable Ning LIU, Vice Minister of Water Resources, Ministry of Water Resources of the People's Republic of China
Kenza KAOUAKIB-ROBINSON, Secretary of UN-Water, Senior Sustainable Development Officer, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Xikun YUAN, Renowned Chinese Artist' (UNEP Patron for Arts and Environment); Standing Member, Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC); Goodwill Ambassador, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
Confirmed External Speakers
Abdallah I. Husein MALKAWI, Ph.D., President and Professor of Geotechnical and Dam Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST)
Tianzhu ZHANG, Ph.D., Professor and Head of the Institute of Agricultural Planning Sciences, China Agricultural University (CAU)
Chunmiao ZHENG, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Water Resources and Director, Center for Water Research, Peking University
Paul ANID, Ph.D., Vice President, Water Quality Management Services, HDR/Hydroqual Co.
Erda LIN, Ph.D., Professor, Chief Scientist and Former-Director General, Agro-Environment and Sustainable Development Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS); CPPCC Member
Weidong ZHANG, Programme Manager, Energy and Environment Team, United Nations Development Programme, China
Junguo LIU, Ph.D., Professor of Hydrology and Water Resources, Beijing Forestry University
Jasmine TIAN, Director of Sustainability, Coca-Cola Greater China
Xiaoliang MENG, Ph.D., Director, Joint International Center for Resource, Environment Management and Digital Technologies (JIC-REDT), International School of Software, Wuhan University
Lingzhen DONG, Ph.D., Director, Environment, Health, Safety, and Sustainability, Asia Pacific Region, The Dow Chemical Company
Sayko LAW; CEO, Weide Biological Engineering Co. Ltd.
Xinghui XIA, Ph.D., Professor, School of the Environment, Beijing Normal University
Denghua YAN, Ph.D., China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower (IWHR)
Flemming F. PEDERSEN, Head of Water and Environment, ALECTIA Denmark
Xin'an YIN, Ph.D., Lecturer, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University