Conference Speakers 2017-11-15T10:05:39+00:00

Opening Plenary – Keynote Speaker

David Grey

Visiting Professor
Oxford University

Plenary Sessions

Ashraf Kapadia

Country Manager AT&T & Governor
Hisaar Foundation

Claudia Sadoff

Director General
International Water Management Institute

Ghias Khan

President & CEO
Engro Corporation

Istvan Szabo

Ambassador
Embassy of Hungary in Islamabad

Mohammad Zubair

Governor of Sindh
Government of Pakistan

Rafay Alam

Environmental Lawyer and Activist
Saleem Alam and Co.

Rudolph Cleveringa

Executive Secretary
Global Water Partnership

Simi Kamal

Senior Group Head Grants
Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund

Zohair Ashir

Chairman
Hisaar Foundation

Speakers – Sessions Agenda

Aatekeh Mir Khan

Corporate Media Relations Manager
Nestle

Adrian Sym

CEO
Alliance for Water Stewardship

Afia Salam

Independent Journalist and Trustee
Indus Earth Trust

Ali Ansari

Executive Chairman
X – Petroleum

Aman Ul Haque

Head
Engro Foundation

Anwar Rashid

Director
Orangi Pilot Project

Atif Bajwa

Private Investor and Senior International Banker

Ayesha Khan

CEO
Akhter Hameed Khan Resource Center

Daanika Kamal

Senior Associate
The Asia Foundation

Ehsan Malik

CEO
Pakistan Business Council

Farid Alam

Director Programs
The Asia Foundation

Farwa Hussain

Student
Habib University

Ferenc Keszler

CFO
Budapest Water Works

Fritz Poerschke

Director Research and Development
WISY AG

Istvan Grafjodi

Commercial Counselor
Embassy of Hungary

Ishrat Hussain

Former Dean & Director
Institute of Business Administration

Jamal Ansari

CEO
Akbar Associates Group

Khawar Mumtaz

Chair
National Commission on Status of Women

Khalid Mohatadullah

Senior Advisor
Global Water Partnership, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development

Lubna Ghazal

Professor
University of Karachi

Marianne Kjellen

Senior Water Advisor
United Nations Development Programme

Malik Muhammad Akram

Director General Agriculture (Water management)
on Punjab Water Policy

Mannan Aslam

Professor
Multan University for Agriculture

Meher Noshirwani

Regional Vice Chair Asia
Commission on Environmental, Economic, and Social Policy (CEESP) of IUCN

Mehnaz Nadeem

Former President
Old Associates of Kinnaird Society

Muzammil Hussain

Chairman
WAPDA

Mirza Asif Baig

Pakistan’s Indus Water Commissioner
The Indus Water Commission

Mohammad Nadeem

Senior General Manager
Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund

Muhammad Abubakr

Director
Centre for Water Informatics & Technology, Lahore University of Management Sciences

Nadia Madden

Board Member
WatSan Action Inc.

Nisar Memon

Chairman
Pakistan Environment Forum

Nadira Panjwani

Governor Hisaar Foundation
Hisaar Foundation

Nazir Memon Essani

GM Transition
Sindh Irrigation and Drainage Authority

Noman Ahmed

Chairman, Architecture & Planning Department
NED University of Engineering and Technology

Pirsoka Paksi

Director
Budapest Waterworks

Pervaiz Amir

Director
Pakistan Water Partnership

Qazi Azmat Isa

CEO
Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund

Rabel Akhund

Member
International Bar Association Water Law Committee

Sarosh Lodi

Vice Chancellor
NED University of Engineering and Technology

Salman Shah

Former Finance Minister & Member Hisaar Foundation Think Tank
Hisaar Foundation

Seema Taher Khan

CEO
Airwaves Media

Sahar Taher Khan

CEO
Digital Headquaters

Shahram Tarakai

Minister for Public Health
Government of KPK

Shehla Batool

PhD Student
Quaid e Azam University

Sanval Nasim

Asst. Professor Economics
Lahore University of Management Sciences

Sardar Tariq

Chairman
Pakistan Water Partnership

Shahid Khan

CEO
Indus Earth Trust

Shamsuddin Shaikh

CEO
Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company

Sher Zaman

Chairman
IRSA

Sohail Naqvi

Project Manager ILES
World Wide Fund for Nature

Syed Mehr Ali Shah

Joint Secretary
Ministry of Water and Power, Government of Pakistan

Syed Fakhar Ahmed

Chief Marketing & Communication Officer
KE

Themba Gumbo

Executive Director
Cap-Net UNDP

Tofiq Pasha

Farming Professional

Todd Shae

Founder
Comprehensive Disaster Response Services

Zaigham Habib

Consultant
Water Resources and Enviornment

Zain Mustafa

Architect
President SPAR

Zeeshan Virk

Scientific Officer
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council

Zulfiqar Halepoto

Author & Environmentalist
Independent