LUMS Center for Water Informatics & Technology presents
Understanding Winter Smog
Friday, Nov 17th, 2017
11:00am to 1:00pm

 

Advisory Group

  • Dr. Abubakr Muhammad, Director WIT, LUMS

    Dr. Abubakr Muhammad is the founding director of CYPHYNETS Lab and Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering at LUMS, Pakistan. He is a Jr. Associate Fellow of the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy and until recently the Secretary NMO in Pakistan for the Institute of Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA),...
  • Mr. Masood Ahmad, Lead Water Specialist for World Bank Projects in Pakistan

    Masood Ahmad joined the World Bank in 1983 and has worked as an Irrigation Engineer, an Environmental Specialist and a Water Resources Specialist. He has worked in operations in the Middle East and North Africa, Europe and Central Asia, Russia and Former Soviet Republics, East Asia Pacific and is currently based in South Asia. He leads projects in...
  • Mr. Arif Nadeem, CEO, Pakistan Agriculture Coalition

    Mr. Arif Nadeem has over 35 years’ experience in the public sector and has an expertise in public policy and administration. He is currently heading Pakistan Agricultural Coalition (PAC), a non-profit organization established by 20 of Pakistan’s leading business groups for the development of Pakistan’s agriculture sector. Prior to...
  • Dr. Khalid Mohtadullah, Senior Advisor Global Water Partnership

    Mr. Khalid Mohtadullah (KM) is a civil engineer by training with vast experience in water resources policy, strategy, institutional development, planning, project preparation, research, implementation and management. He possesses an advanced degree and diploma in engineering and management from MIT, USA and the Harvard Business School, USA respecti...
  • Dr. Sally Benson, Professor, Stanford University

    Sally M. Benson is the Director of the Global Climate and Energy Project at Stanford University. The Global Climate and Energy Project develops innovative low carbon energy supplies to meet global energy needs. She received her B.A. from Barnard College in Geology and her M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of California in the Material Science and...
  • Dr. James Wescoat, Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    James Wescoat is an Aga Khan Professor in the School of Architecture and Planning at MIT. His research concentrates on water systems in South Asia and the US, from the site to river basin scales. At the site scale, he led the Smithsonian Institution's project titled, "Garden, City, and Empire: The Historical Geography of Mughal Lahore,...