Conference On
Water Security in Africa

27 - 29 November 2019, Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa

About The Event

About The Event

The Conference on Water Security in Africa will address the current state of Africa`s water resource challenges, future pathways and scenarios, and different technological solutions to fast-track the implementation of water-related sustainable development goals.

Where

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa

When

Wednesday to Friday
27 - 29 November 2019

Event Speakers

Speaker 1

Mr. Ismail Shaiye

Water Fund (WSTF) | Kenya

Speaker 2

Dr. Esper Ncube

Randwater | SA

Dr. Aisha Walcott-Bryant

Dr. Aisha Walcott-Bryant

IBM Research Africa | Kenya

Speaker 2

Mr. Sandile Ngcobo

Magalies Water | SA

Speaker 3

Mr. Tapiwa Chiwewe

IBM Research Africa | South Africa

Speaker 4

Mr. Alec Carte

Airtowater-Africa | SA

Speaker 5

Dr. Johan Steyn

Airtowater-Africa | SA

Mr. Deon Pohorille

Mr. Deon Pohorille

SA Leak Detection Distributors | SA

Mr. Neil Van Rooyen

Mr. Neil Van Rooyen

Chrysalis Projects | SA

Mr. Abraham Nehemia

Mr. Abraham Nehemia

Namwater | Namibia

Mr. Collin Mubadiro

Mr. Collin Mubadiro Pr Eng

City of Cape Town | SA

Mr. Dhevan Govender

Mr. Dhevan Govender

EThekwini Water and Sanitation | SA

Event Schedule

Here is our event schedule

Registration

Arrival Morning Tea & Networking.

Mr. Deon Pohorille

Mr. Deon Pohorille Pre-Conference Workshop

Growth Opportunities in Africa Non-revenue Water (NRW) Smart Leak Management.

Tea Break

Mid Morning Tea Break & Networking.

Cole Emmerich

Pre-Conference Workshop 2

Water issues and wastewater treatment in coal-fired power plants.

Lunch Hour

Lunch Break & Networking.

Alejandrin Littel

Pre-Conference Workshop 3

Real World IoT: Precision Agriculture & Water Management.

Registration

Arrival Morning Tea & Networking.

Conference Host

Introductions & Opening Remarks.

Mr. Abraham Nehemia

Mr. Abraham Nehemia

The impact of poor governance & lack of transparency on water exchanges, access to safe water & sanitation for people living in poverty.

Hubert Hirthe

Session Two.

Making water allocation flexible enough to adapt to evolving circumstances.

Tea Break

Mid Morning Tea Break & Networking.

Cole Emmerich

Session Three.

Confronting the growing crisis of groundwater depletions in Africa.

Dr. Esper Ncube

Dr. Esper Ncube

Urban water security and new ecosystems.

Alejandrin Littel

Session Five.

Behavioural change in sanitation, waste management and water use practices.

Lunch Hour

Lunch Break & Networking.

Prof. R.Schulze

Panel Of Discussion

Managing Africa`s Climate Change and Water Challenge.

Moderator - Professor Roland Schulze

Panelist - TBA

Registration

Arrival Morning Tea & Networking.

Conference Host

Introductions & Opening Remarks.

Mr. Alec Carté

Mr. Alec Carté & Dr Johan Steyn

What sustainable solution are available when surface and sub-surface water are not?

Hubert Hirthe

Session Two

How do water governance, institutions, aging infrastructure and finance come together to achieve water security in Third World Countries?

Tea Break

Mid Morning Tea Break & Networking.

Mr. Sandile Ngcobo

Mr. Sandile Ngcobo

How do Water Utilities and regulators enhance resilience and still protect water and the environment?

Jack Christiansen

Session Four

Collective action: The role of SMEs in improving the governance and management of shared water resources.

Dr. Aisha Walcott-Bryant

Dr. Aisha Walcott-Bryant

Enabling Intelligent Water and Wastewater management in Africa with Industrial Internet of Things.

Lunch Hour

Lunch Break & Networking.

Mr. Ismail Shaiye

Panel Of Discussion

Water funds and water markets at the centre of water security

Panelist - Mr. Ismail Shaiye

Event Venue

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa and Gallery

Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront

Cape Town, South Africa.

Hotels

Here are some nearby hotels

Hotel 1

Protea Hotel Cape Town Sea Point

3.3 km from the Venue

Hotel 2

Holiday Inn Express Cape Town City Centre

3.7 km Mile from the Venue

Hotel 3

Sugar Hotel & Spa

1.9 km from the Venue

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Early Bird Discount
15%

  • Valid till 13/09/2019
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  • Tea Breaks & Lunch
  • Custom Badge
  • Training Materials
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Book 4 Get 5th Seat free
R39 996

  • Regular Seating
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Conference + 3 Workshops
R9 999

  • Regular Seating
  • Tea Breaks
  • Lunch
  • Custom Badge
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Address

Imas House, 28 Von Brandis Street, Marshalltown JHB, South Africa

Phone Number

+27 11 068 3134 / 5

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