Water Power

Session Number: 
Thursday, March 4, 2021
4pm Brisbane Session iCal: 
4pm Brussels Session iCal: 
4pm San Francisco Session iCal: 

Social implications of water

Helen Ross

Professor Helen Ross manages social sciences in the School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, the University of Queensland. She is an interdisciplinary social scientist (environmental psychologist and anthropologist) specialising in social aspects of sustainable rural development, including shared responsibility for agricultural extension. 

When the well and trust run dry

Kara Nelson
UC Berkeley

Kara Nelson is a Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion in the College of Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. Prof. Nelson’s research program addresses innovative strategies to improve the sustainability of urban water infrastructure, including technologies for potable and non-potable water reuse, nutrient recovery, decentralized systems, intermittent water supply, household water treatment, and affordable sanitation.

Brisbane session (AEST): 
Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 07:00
Brussels Session (CET): 
Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 16:00
San Francisco Session (PST): 
Friday, March 5, 2021 - 01:00