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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 22-24 January 2019

8th International Conference on Water Resources and Arid Environments (ICWRAE)

International Conference

Titre : 8th International Conference on Water Resources and Arid Environments (ICWRAE)

Lieu et date : King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 22-24 January 2019

Organisation  : ICWRAE is an international scientific conference held every two years. It is organised by King Saud University (KSU), the Prince Sultan Institute for Environmental, Water and Desert Research, and the Saudi Ministry of the Environment, Water, and Agriculture.

Conference Objectives
* To exchange knowledge and share information in water resources and desert-related fields.
* To explore the use of new technologies in the study of arid and semi-arid environments and their natural resources.
* To provide an opportunity for decision makers, experts, and scientists to share their expertise in order to find integrative and comprehensive solutions for water resource problems.

Conference Topics

I. Water Resources Innovative methods for rain and runoff water modeling Assessment and control of radioactive contamination in groundwater Innovative methods for water production from non-traditional water resources Remote sensing and GIS applications for water resources management Water harvesting and groundwater recharge

II. Water Conservation Water conservation in the agricultural, industrial and municipal sectors New technologies and methods for water conservation

III. Arid Environments Pollution of desert environments Climate change and its impact on the desert environment Plant cover in arid environments Conservation of biodiversity in arid environments Desertification and how to combat it

IV. Utilization of New Technologies in the Study of Arid Environments and their Natural Resources Remote sensing (systems and techniques) Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning Systems (GPS) Biotechnology Modern measuring systems and devices Utilization of sustainable energy in water resource development

V. Hydroponic Farming (dedicated session) Methods and approaches to hydroponic farming Hydroponic farming systems for commercial agricultural production Hydoponic systems for domestic use Imputs and requirements of hydroponic farming (nutrient solutions, agicultural environments, design) Economics of commercial hydroponic farming Protection of hydroponically grown crops

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