The First Teaching and Learning Excellence Forum will be coming on April 9th 2019 in the ACK Auditorium

The objective of the forum is to establish a platform for educators in Kuwait to share best practices and develop recommendations to address Teaching and Learning challenges. We strive to achieve high level of excellence in teaching and learning so that the nations’ students gain an everlasting knowledge equipped with critical thinking, problem solving and innovative skills.

Posted on Feb. 18, 2019

Recent Development and Applications of Economically Sustainable Membrane Technologies in Kuwait

Workshop Aims

The workshop aims to bring academics and professionals from the water sector to learn about the most economically and environmentally friendly water technologies and its application for water treatment and management in Kuwait. It will include contributions by key figures in the membrane technology from UK, KISR and Canada.

Keynote Speakers

Professor Adel Sharif
Winner of The Queen's 2011 Anniversary Prize for Water Research, Director, Centre for Osmosis Research & Applications, Chemical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Surrey, UK. https://www.surrey.ac.uk/centre-osmosis-research-applications/about
Dr. Mansour Ahmed
Acting Program Manager for Water Desalination Technologies Program at the Water Research Center (WRC) - KISR.
www.kisr.edu.kw
Dr. Pouya Rezai
Associate Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lassonde School of Engineering, York University and a researcher in the field of microfluidics and Lab-on-Chips (LoC)
http://acute.apps01.yorku.ca/lab-members/pouya-rezai/

 

Workshop Program
February 14th 2019 Symposium
9:00AM Opening Session
9:15AM 1. Keynote speech: Dr Adel Sherif
10:00AM 2.Keynote speech: Dr. Mansour Ahmed
10:45AM Coffee Break
11:45AM 4.Keynote speech: Dr Adel Sherif
12:30PM Lunch Break
1:30PM 5. Keynote speech: Dr. Rajesha Kumar
2:00 PM 6.Keynote speech: Dr. Pouya Rezai
2:30PM Panel discussion “Potential and Challenges of Membrane Technologies in Kuwait”
3:00PM Closing ceremony