BLUETECH FORUM 2019: ADVISORY BOARD

Barry Liner, Chief Technical Officer and Director of Water Science & Engineering Center, Water Environment Federation (WEF)

Barry Liner, PhD, PE, BCEE Chief Technical Officer and Director of Water Science & Engineering Center, Water Environment Federation (WEF) Dr. Liner leads WEF’s Innovation Initiative, covering topics ranging from intelligent water systems to nutrient management to…

Paul Knuckle, BSc, External Funding Lead, Severn Trent

Paul has many years’ experience within the energy, waste and natural resource sectors; working with public, private and voluntary sector organisations. This includes industrial and domestic resource efficiency, renewable energy planning, carbon reduction initiatives,…

Brian Powers, Director, External Options Development, Dow Energy & Water Solutions

Brian Powers is the director of External Options Development for Dow Energy & Water Solutions, a business unit of the Dow Chemical Company. DW&PS is a leading supplier of filtration, purification and separation technologies, offering more than 1500 advanced…

Helge Daebel, Investor Director, Emerald Technology Ventures

Emerald Technology Ventures is a globally recognized brand for venture investments in energy, water and materials. Since 2006, Helge has been responsible for Emerald’s water activities – defining strategy, driving investment processes and supporting portfolio…

Hans-Ulrich Buchholz, Environmental Compliance, Corporate QEHS Group at L’Oréal

Expert in Environmental Protection, focus on water resources. Hans-Ulrich Buchholz is working at L’Oréal corporate QEHS (Quality, Environment, Health and Safety) department as water and waste water expert. His responsibility is water and waste water management of…

Ralph Erik Exton, Chief Marketing Officer, SUEZ – Water Technologies & Solutions

As Chief Marketing Officer for SUEZ – Water Technologies & Solutions, Ralph Exton is responsible for providing leadership and program direction for the business’s marketing activities, communications, business development, and business strategy. In addition,…

Emilio Tenuta, Vice President, Corporate Sustainability, Ecolab

Emilio Tenuta’s 30-year tenure at Ecolab includes 25 years of technical and marketing management experience in various industries including food and beverage, pharmaceutical, lodging, healthcare, primary metals and automotive. In the past five years, Tenuta has led…

Prof Jurg Keller, Deputy Director Research of the Advanced Water Management Centre, University of Queensland

Prof Jurg Keller is the Chief Research Officer of the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities, a large industry-research collaboration supported by the Australian Government and over 80 participants. He is also the Deputy Director Research of the Advanced Water Management Centre at the University of Queensland, an internationally leading research centre he founded 22 years ago….

Cindy Wallis-Lage is the President of Black & Veatch’s water business and serves as a member of the company’s Executive Committee and Board of Directors. In this role, she leads a
workforce of more than 2,800 professionals in more than 75 offices located in the North America, South America, the UK, Asia Pacific and India. Her responsibilities encompass Black & Veatch’s water-related business strategies, development and operations…..