Conferences/Seminars E-mail

SEMINARS

How we manage solid waste in Singapore

6 Apr 2015

Speaker: Dr Jonah Joshua Simon, National Environment Agency

Jointly organized by: Centre for Water Research, NUS and Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore

 

Impacts of Seawater Chemistry on Fouling and Cleaning

24 Feb 2015 

Speaker: Dr Jin Xue, University of Glasglow, UK

Jointly organized by: Centre for Water Research, NUS and Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore

 

Membrane-based separation of oil-water dispersion

14 Feb 2014

Speaker: Associate Professor Vlad Tarabara, Michigan State University, USA

Co-organized by: Centre for Water Research, NUS, Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore and SPORE, NUS.

   

A two-interface transport model with pore-size distribution for predicting the performance of direct contact membrane distillation (DCMD), and

Performance analysis of forward osmosis processes from the integral equation theory

17 June 2013

Speaker: Associate Professor Albert S. Kim, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Hawaii, USA

Co-organized by: Centre for Water Research, NUS and Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore

  

Ozone for Air Treatment in HVAC system for improved IAQ and Energy Conservation

Date: 28 Aug 2012

Speaker: Mr Pattathil Madhav Menon, Ozone Tech (S) Pte Ltd

Organized by: Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore

 

Seawater for Toilet Flushing, Building Cooling and A Full-Scale Triple Water Supply System – The Hong Kong Experience

Date: 29 June 2012

Speaker: Prof. Guang-Hao Chen and Dr. Samuel Ho-Kwong Chui, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

Jointly organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore and Public Utilities Board.

   

Energy efficiency in Waste water treatment - Assessment methodology and practical consequences

Date: 26 March 2012

Speaker: Professor Helmut Kroiss, Vienna University of Technology, Institute for Water Quality, Resource and Waste Management

Co-organized by International Water Association, EESS and Centre for Water Research, NUS

 

WORKSHOPS/SHORTCOURSES       

Energy Efficiency in Wastewater Treatment Design 

5 July 2012, National University of Singapore

Speaker: Univ.Prof. Dr. Helmut Kroiss

Jointly organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore, International Water Association, Centre for Water Reseach and OPE3, NUS.

 

Water & Wastewater Disinfection and Disinfection Byproducts

8 July 2011, National University of Singapore

Speaker: Dr Yuefeng Xie, Professor of Environmental Engineering, Pennsylvania State University & Chair Professor, Tsinghua University

Jointly organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore, and Centre for Water Research and Professional Activities Centre, NUS

Supported by Singapore Water Association

 

 

CONFERENCES

The 8th IWA Specialised Membrane Technology Conference & Exhibition for Water and Wastewater Treatment and Reuse (IWA-MTC2017)

5- 9 September 2017, Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Singapore   

Jointly organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore, Centre for Water Research, NUS and International Water Assiciation      


Micropol and Ecohazard 2015

9th IWA Specialized Conference on  Assessment and Control of Micropollutants and Hazardous Substances in Water  

22 - 25 November 2015, National University of Singapore, Singapore   

Jointly organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore, International Water Association and Centre for Water Research, NUS 


WEF-EESS Asia-Pacific - Wastewater Treatment and Reuse Conference 2015 

28 June - 1 July 2015, National University of Singapore, Singapore 

Jointly organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore, Water Environment Federation and Centre for Water Research, NUS 

 

The 3rd IWA Asia-Pacific Young Water Professionals Conference - Achieving Sustainable Development in the New Era

21-24 November 2010, Furama Riverfront Hotel, Singapore

Jointly organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore and Singapore Water Association

Hosted by Centre for Water Research, National University of Singapore

       

4th International Conference on Sustainable Water Environment Innovative Technologies and Energy Efficient Solutions              

17 - 19 November 2008, Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore

Organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore and The Chinese Institute of Environmental Engineering

Co-organized by Singapore Polytechnic

 

International Environment and Water Conference 2007 

28-30 November 2007

Organized by The Institute of Engineers, Singapore

Co-organized by Environmental Engineering Society of Singapore and Singapore Water Association

        

1st IWA-ASPIRE Conference & Exhibition, 10 - 15 July 2005 Singapore

The 2005 IWA-ASPIRE Regional Conference and Exhibition in Singapore, was the combination of the Asian Waterqual Conference and the IWA-ASPAC Regional Conference & Exhibition. This event was jointly organised by Environmental Engineering Society Singapore and the Public Utilities Board, Singapore.



SEMINARS ORGANIZED BY EESS 
  

Date

Title

Speaker

2 Aug 11

Nanoparticles for Groundwater Remediation

(Joint CEE, CWR, NUS-EESS Seminar)

Associate Professor Subhasis Ghoshal

McGill University, Montreal, Canada

16 Aug 10

Climate Change and New Challenges to Manage Water Systems

(Joint EESS – CWR Seminar)

Dr Dharma Dharmabalan

General Manager Planning & Infrastructure,

Coliban Water Corporation, Australia

19 Nov 09

Health Hazard of NOx/SOx in Aerosol and Gases
....the need for hourly monitoring for Aerosols and Gases in Ambient Air

Mr A.K. Heng
Metrohm Regional Support Centre - Singapore

19 Nov 09

Air Quality Modelling

Mrs Preety Mukherjee 
Lecturer and Section Head (Environmental Engineering), Building and Environmental Division, School of Engineering, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

19 Nov 08

Microreactor Technology and Micro process Server

Dr. Yoshishige Endo
Senior Chief Researcher & Corporate Officer, 
Tsuchiura Research Laboratory, Hitachi Plant Technologies, Ltd

7 Nov 08

Characterization of NOM with LC-OCD (Liquid Chromatography - Organic Carbon Detection): Current status, Applications in Water Treatment (Drinking Water, Waste Water, Membrane Techniques, Marine Waters)

Dr. Stefan A. Huber
DOC-LABOR Dr. HUBER, Ka



SEMINARS CO-ORGANIZED BY EESS WITH CENTRE FOR WATER RESEARCH (CWR), NUS

Date

Title

Speaker

12 Jan 10

Fate and Transport Modeling for Ecosystem Management

 

Professor Wu-Seng Lung 
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Virginia, USA

 1 Jul 09

A Model for the Development of Applied Drinking Water Research Opportunities Among Municipal, Industrial and Government Partners

Professor Robert C. Andrews 
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada Senior Industrial Chair in Drinking Water Research
 Department of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 1 Jul 09

AOP Research and Practice for Treating Taste & Odour and Emerging Contaminants in Canada

Associate Professor Susan A. Andrews
Department of Civil Engineering,
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

24 Jun 09

Infrastructures and Technologies for Water and Energy in Sustainable Cities

Professor Walter J. Weber, Jr., PhD, PE, D.E.E., NAE  
The Gordon M. Fair and Earnest Boyce Distinguished University ProfessorDepartments of Chemical Engineering and Civil & Environmental Engineering

The University of Michigan, USA

23 Jun 09

Antibiotics and antibiotics resistance genes in sewage treatment

Dr Zhang Tong 
The University of Hong Kong

19 Mar 09

Submerged Anaerobic Membrane Bioractor

Dr David C. Stuckey
Professor
Department of Chemical Emgineering,
Imperial College, London, UK.

 6 Jan 09

Aggregation and Deposition Kinetics of Nanoparticles in Aquatic Systems: Measurements, Mechanisms, and Environmental Implications

Dr Chen Kai Loon
Assistant Professor
Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, USA
 


WBG Seminar Series, Organized by Water & Biotreatment Group (WBG), Centre for Water Research, NUS
Co-organized by EESS