WA Student Water Prize Presentation Evening 2019

WA Student Water Prize Presentation Evening 2019
*** REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED *** The 2019 WA Student Water Prize Presentation Evening will be held on Wednesday 11 September 2019. You are invited to attend the oral presentations of the WA nominees for the 2019 Student Water Prize, before the state winner is announced at the 2019 WA Water Awards Annual Dinner.

Through these presentations, nominees for the 2019 WA Student Water Prize (SWP) will outline the relevance of their research to the water industry and have the opportunity to display their academic excellence, innovation and/or research findings.

We are pleased to advise our 2019 nominees are:

Ivana Tucakovic, Murdoch University
An Automated Blending Device for Brackish Water Desalination: Upscaling the Laboratory-Scale Device for Standardised Water Supply on Farms

Grant Harper, Murdoch University
Biomass Powered Desalination with Zero Liquid Discharge                 

Luis Restrepo Vieira, Curtin University
Removal of illicit and psychopharmaceuticals in wastewater treatment

Abdellah Shafieian, Edith Cowan University
A novel solar membrane-based wastewater treatment and desalination system

MD Zahanggir Alam, Curtin University
Catch Basin Insert: Characterisation and Modelling of Stormwater Treatment at Source

Ivonne Tshuma, Murdoch University 
Brackish water treatment using forward osmosis as a driving force

Rowel De Paz, Mudoch University
On-Farm Solar-powered Reverse Osmosis (RO) Desalination Plant: Testing and Operation of Brine Disposal

Jen Middleton, The University of Western Australia
Unravelling stream ecosystem functioning in urban landscapes to improve management of water quality and habitat

Jonathan Waller, Murdoch University
Disaster Relief Water Treatment in Indonesia: A Solar Powered Solution


Event Details

Date:
Wednesday 11 September 2019

Time:
4.45 pm Registration 
5.00 pm Networking opportunity 
5.20pm  Welcome and Student Presentations 
8.00pm  Event concludes
Refreshments and canapes will be available (this is a non-alcoholic event)

Location:
GHD Office, 999 Hay Street, Perth

Price:
The event is free, however you must register in order to attend.

Register Now

Please contact Kyllie Whitehead, WA Branch Manager - kwhitehead@awa.asn.au or telephone 0448 146 222 if you have any queries.

The AWA would like to thank our valued program partner GHD for their commitment to the WA Student Water Prize for the last 16 years.

When:
11/09/2019 4:45 PM - 11/09/2019 8:00 PM
Where:
Perth, WA

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