Plenary Speakers

Professor Jamie Bartram

Director, Water Institute, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Professor Sir John Beddington

UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser

Robert Bell

European Director, AEA Technology

Dr Don Blackmore

Member of the Order of Australia
Former CEO of the Murray Darling Basin Commission

Dr Casey Brown

University of Massachusetts

Anthony Cox

Head of the Environment and Economy Integration Division, Environment Directorate, OECD

Professor Malin Falkenmark

Senior Scientific Advisor, Stockholm International Water Institute
Stockholm University

Robert Gakubia

Water services regulatory board, Kenya

Dr Peter H. Gleick

President and Co-founder, Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment and Security

Professor Patricia Gober

Arizona State University

Professor David Grey

University of Oxford

Professor Jim Hall

Director, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford

Professor Jerson Kelman

King Hassan II Great World Water Prize (2003)
CEO, Light S.A.
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Greg Koch

Managing Director, Global Water Stewardship, The Coca-Cola Company

Professor Mike Muller

University of Witwatersrand
Commissioner, National Planning Commission of South Africa

Dr Letitia Obeng

Chair, Global Water Partnership

Stephen O’Brien

DFID Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development

Gerry O’Hagan

Global Technical Director, Diageo, UK

Professor Claudia Pahl-Wostl

Chair of Resources Management, University of Osnabrück

Dr Jamie Pittock

Australian National University

Professor Chris Scott

University of Arizona

Kristel Van der Elst

Head of Strategic Foresight, World Economic Forum

Professor Charles Vörösmarty

Director of Environmental Crossroads Initiative, Professor and NOAA-CREST Distinguished Scientist, The City University of New York