WaterRA Members Meeting - 27 February 2018

Feb 27, 2018 8:30am to 3:30pm


Minutes and PowerPoint presentations are now available to Members

Venue:  Level 1 Learning Centre,  SA Water House, 250 Victoria Square, Adelaide.


Agenda.(updated 10.30am 23/2/2018)

Draft 2017 AGM minutes (for approval at meeting) you need to be logged in as a Member to view this document.


Presentations are available to our staff from our Member organisations (please log in)

Session 1: WaterRA Members meeting formal business

Chair Report
CEO Report

Session 2: Student Program Presentations:

Matthew Kube (recipient of the 2018 Nancy Millis Memorial PhD Award) - Harnessing algae for municipal wastewater treatment
Stephanie Wallace-Polley (recipient of the 2018 Michael R Moore Memorial Honours Award) - Uptake, bioaccumulation and translocation of PFAS from soil to plants
Sarah Aucote - Smart Monitoring for microbial risk assessment
David Workman - Delineating the reach of recycled wastwater in estuarine systems
Yufei Wang - Improving modelling and prediction of the fate and removal of micropollatants during wastewatrr treatment
Andrea Gonzalez - Optimising algal floc structure for more efficient separation
Charndeep Chahal - Do participles in wastewater protect pathogens from disinfection?

Session 3: Towards a Research Strategy for Regional Rural and Remote Australia. Challenges, Opportunities, Knowledge Gaps and Research needs
Guest Speakers:

Lew Owens - Implications for Regional/Remote/Isolated Communities - Water supply of recent developments in electricity supply technology
Dr Zenah Bradford-Hartke - Implementing drinking water risk management in New South Wales
Linda Cooper - Aboriginal Community Researchers: Building capacity, opportunity and jobs in remote Australia
Dan Hoefel - Water service challenges and opportunities in regional and remote SA
Prof Angus Simpson - Opportunities for Smart Water Network technologies

Draft Minutes (pending approval at AGM)



Information Summary

Event Type:Members meeting
From:Feb 27, 2018 8:30am
To:Feb 27, 2018 3:30pm
Availability:Staff of Member organisations and invited guests (Members need to log in before booking)
Phone Enquiries:08 7424 2445

Address & Map

Learning Centre, Level 1
SA Water House
250 Victoria Square
Adelaide SA 5000

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