2013 Water for Mega Cities  Conference - Challenges and Solutions
Organizing Committee

Conference Co-Chairs

Dr. Ge Sun
Research Hydrologist,
US Department of Agriculture
Forest Service, USA

Professor Chen Tie
Chief Engineer
Beijing Water Authority and Executive Vice President,
Beijing Hydraulic Engineering Society (BHES). China

Technical Program Co-Chairs

Professor Ari Michelsen
Texas A&M University and Director
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, USA
El Paso, TX

Professor Wang Hao

Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering
China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, China

Technical Committee Members
Professor Michael Campana
Oregon State University
AWRA Past-President
Corvallis, OR

Carol R. Collier
Executive Director
Delaware River Basin Commission
AWRA President-elect
West Trenton, NJ

Gerald E. Galloway
University of Maryland
Retired General, US Corps of Engineers

Professor Zhuping Sheng

Texas A&M AgriLife Research Center at El Paso
Chair of AWRA International Affairs Committee
El Paso, TX

Sherry Wang Ph.D.
Environmental Program Manager
Department of Environment and Conservation
State of Tennessee

Professor Xu Xinyi
College of Water Sciences - Beijing Normal University
Beijing, China

Professor Li Yuanyuan,
Vice President
Academy of Water Conservancy and Planning,
Ministry of Water Resources

Professor Gan Hong
Deputy Director
China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research
Beijing, China

Professor Ni Guangheng
Institute of Hydrology and Water Resources
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China

Professor Jia Shaofeng
Department Chair
The Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR),
Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Beijing, China

Professor Sun Fenghua
Division of Science and Technology,
Beijing Water Authority (BWA)
Beijing, China

Professor Wang Yujie
College of Soil and Water Conservation
Beijing Forestry University
Beijing, China

Professor and Dean Zhiqiu Gao
International Center for Ecology, Meteorology & Environment, School of Applied Meteorology, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology
Nanjing, China

Local Organzing Committee
Professor Meng Qingyi
Beijing Water Science and Technology Institute

Professor Hao Zhongyong
Beijing Water Science and Technology Institute

Professor Jia Haifeng
Tsinghua University

Professor Peng Wenqi
China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research

Professor Wei Yuansong
Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences,
Chinese Academy of Sciences

Dr. Ma Dongchun
Beijing Water Science and Technology Institute
Dr. Qi Shenglin
Beijing Hydraulic Engineering Society (BHES)

Mr. Du Chunli

Beijing Hydraulic Engineering Society (BHES)

Laure Deron
General Counsel China
Veolia Water China

Karen Krchnak
World Wildlife Fund US

Ken Reid
Executive Vice President
American Water Resources Association