Innovyze is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2011 Middle East User Days. The events will be held February 8, 2011, at the Qamardeen Hotel, Dubai, and February 10, 2011, at the Hilton, Abu Dhabi. Entry is free.
These unique, informative gatherings are designed specifically to give water utility managers, planning engineers, hydraulic modelers, asset managers, and other water engineering professionals an opportunity to learn the latest practices, technologies and proven solutions related to wastewater, water supply and asset management.
The agenda for each event will be identical. Topics will include:
- Wastewater management, including the application of Innovyze’s leading-edge InfoWorks ICM and InfoSWMM solutions
- The application and advantages of 2D simulation in the modeling of open channels
- Best practice water supply using Innovyze’s InfoWater and InfoWorks WS solutions
- Simulation of transient responses and the recent advances in the Innovyze Surge product line
- Industry-leading advanced forecasting and scenario evaluation for the water distribution system control room, including a look at the forth-coming IWLive for InfoWater and InfoWorks WS
- Advanced asset management and capital planning using Innovyze’s InfoNet and CapPlan solutions
Agendas and Event Flyer
Keynote speaker Paul F. Boulos, Ph.D., Hon.D.WRE, F.ASCE, President and Chief Operating Officer of Innovyze, will address the conference on the latest technologies in water and wastewater network modeling, capital planning and asset management. Dr. Boulos has amassed more than 20 years of industry experience, primarily at the project manager, project director and officer-in-charge levels. Over the years, he has managed and directed undertakings ranging from master planning and regional water quality studies to large IT integration projects.
A recognized world-leading expert in water resources engineering, Dr. Boulos has won many prestigious honors including technical awards from the American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Water Works Association and the US Environmental Protection Agency. He is an Honorary Diplomate (Hon.D.WRE) of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers (AAWRE), one of only sixteen distinguished engineering professionals worldwide to receive AAWRE's highest honor.
Andrew Walker is a Client Service Manager based in the UK, specializing in computerized urban drainage and flooding analysis. He has over 25 years experience in modeling the key hydraulic processes involved in urban drainage design and analysis. He is one of the key members of staff tasked with supervising the roll-out and adoption of InfoWorks ICM throughout the UK, Europe, the Middle East and India.
Chris Bros is a Client Service Manager based in the UK, specializing in water supply, hydraulic modeling and asset management. He has over 25 years experience in both water supply and water pollution control on projects across the world. As a consulting Technical Expert, Chris has guided teams across the Middle East in the design and analysis of pressurized systems in countries such as Jordan, Yemen, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Kedric Szana is a Client Service Manager based in the USA, specializing in hydraulic modeling for water and sewer networks. He has over 10 years experience in the modeling of water and sewer networks, as well as water quality. He has assisted numerous large cities world-wide in finding innovative solutions to a wide range of local problems using computerized modeling.
The location for the first Middle East User Day,
on February 8, 2011 is the
Qamardeen Hotel, Dubaihttp://www.southernsunme.com/qamardeen/
The location for the second Middle East User Day,
on February 10, 2011 is the
Hilton International, Abu Dhabihttp://www.hilton.co.uk/abudhabi/