Imteyaz Ahmad is currently heading the desalination business for WSP in the Middle East and provides technical and commercial leadership on desalination projects in the region. He has a wide range of experience in desalination technology including MSF, MED and SWRO. He also has good technological back ground in fossil fuel based power generation technologies. He is keenly interested in renewable energy for power and water generation and has worked extensively on solar CSP and PV projects. Desalination with solar energy (CSP/PV) remains at the core of his heart and he aims to push for integration of solar energy with desalination in the MENA region.
He is a PMI, USA certified project and risk management professional and his experience includes power and water plants project management, contracts management, planning, project risk assessment, erection, commissioning and troubleshooting, performance and reliability tests, operation and maintenance and others.
SOLAR DESALINATION - A LOOK AT THE GROWTH PROSPECT IN THE GCC REGION
- Overview of solar desalination projects and status of technology
- Challenges facing the technology
- Solar Desalination: can it help reduce the energy cost and make the desalination process sustainable?
TIME: 15:00 - 15:45
DATE: 26 November 2018