Draft Program

9 October 2019 – Wednesday

09:00 – 10:00 – REGISTRATION

10:00 – 11:00 – OPENING SPEECHES

Yasin TORUN, Chairman of AKATED TSITT

Prof. Dr. Cumali KINACI, General Director of ASKI

Bilal DİKMEN, General Director of Water Management

Akif ÖZKALDI, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Forestry

11:00 – 12:00 – EXHIBITION OPENING AND VIP TOUR

12:00 – 13:00 – LUNCH BREAK

13:00 – 15:30 – I. SESSION: INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS IN WATER MANAGEMENT

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Cumali KINACI, General Director of ASKI

Ümit CANTÜRK, TEKSU

Kürşat ÇAKIR, TBM Endüstri

R.Esra TÜRKER, SENSOR Group

Muhammed KUMCU, TİS DUYAR

Yasin DEMİRDELEN, SCHNEIDER Electric

15:30 – 16:00 – COFFEE BREAK

16:00 – 18:00 – II. SESSION: FUTURE OF WATER: LEADERSHIP AND POLICIES

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Hasan Zuhuri SARIKAYA, Undersecretary (R), Ministry of Environment and Forestry

Prof. Dr. Cumali KINACI, General Director of ASKI

Ali TEKATAŞ, General Director of TİSKİ

Hüseyin SÖNMEZLER, General Director of GASKI

Dr. İlyas DEMİRCİ, General Director of SASKI

18:00 – 19:00 – CEREMONY OF 1ST WATER MANAGEMENT AWARDS

10 October 2019 – Thursday

10:00 – 12:00 – III. SESSION: GOOD PRACTICE EXAMPLES IN WATER MANAGEMENT

Moderator: Dr. Yakup KARAASLAN, Deputy General Director of Water Management

Ümit ÇORBACIOĞLU, BOREALIS

Yasemin ARSLAN, GF HAKAN Plastik

Erkan Sarı – ASKİ Civil Engineer m. sc.

Harun EMİR – ASKİ Civil Engineer

J. Alberto COLINO, TYPSA-EGIS EAU-DOLSAR

12:00 – 13:00 – LUNCH BREAK

13:00 – 15:00 – IV. SESSION: FINANCING OF STRUGGLE WITH WATER LOSSES

Moderator: Emrah BAYDEMİR, Deputy General Director of Province Bank

Canan YILDIZ, World Bank Group

Massimo PETRONE, Asian Development Bank

Emilie HUANG, Agence Française De Développement

Meryem KECOGLU ORS, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

15:00 – 15:30 – COFFEE BREAK

15:30 – 17:30 – SPECIAL SESSION: TRENCHLESS TECHNOLOGY

Moderator: Yasin TORUN, Chairman of AKATED TSITT

Cengiz BAŞSA, KANALTEK

Seçil NİSANOĞLU, E-BERK

Tolga ŞENTÜRK, RADIUS SUBTERRA – TECHVADI

Ardalan MAHSHANIAN, ZHARFKAREJAM Engineering Co.

Dr. Amir TABESH, DAL-TECH Engineering Inc.

11 October 2019 – Friday

10:00 – 12:00 – V. SESSION: DECREASING WATER LOSSES AT IRRIGATION SYSTEMS-1

Moderator: Dr. M. Uğur YILDIRIM – State Hydraulic Works (DSI)

Ahmet ŞEREN – State Hydraulic Works (DSI)

H. Uğur KOLSUZ – State Hydraulic Works (DSI)

Hakan ÖZDAL – Kayacık Irrigation Union

Selçuk SEZER – SUKONT

Muhammed İmran KULAT – State Hydraulic Works (DSI)

Mehmet Halit ŞARALDI – State Hydraulic Works (DSI)

Rahmi ÇAKARIZ & Pınar PARMAKSIZ – NETAFIM

12:00 – 14:00 – LUNCH BREAK

14:00 – 16:00 – VI. SESSION: DECREASING WATER LOSSES AT IRRIGATION SYSTEMS-2

Moderator: Yusuf BAŞARAN – General Directorate of Water Management (SYGM)

Burak EKİNCİ – General Directorate of Water Management (SYGM)

Murat GÜDEK – TYPSA-DOLSAR,

Sinan DEMİRBAŞ – State Hydraulic Works (DSI)

Ali Çağlar ÇELİKCAN – General Directorate of Agricultural Reform

Dr. Nüvit SOYLU – Turkish Union of Irrigation Cooperatives

Bayram HOPUR – Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

16:00 – FORUM CLOSING

 

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