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Meet UBC Integrated Water Management in Montréal

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Event date: July 12-14

We invite you to meet Dr. Ziad Shawwash, Director of the Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) program in Integrated Water Management, and his PostDoc Quentin Desreumaux.

They will be attending the 15th EUROPT Workshop on Advances in Continuous Optimization in Montréal, Canada, to present their papers in the sessions “Applications in Hydropower Operations Planning and Management I & II”:

  • Modeling forced outages of hydro generating units as a stochastic process in stochastic dual dynamic programming algorithm (Author: Ziad Shawwash)
  • Risk informed decision making for reservoir operation under flooding conditions (Authors: Quentin Desreumaux (presenter) and Ziad Shawwash)

Dr. Shawwash is interested in meeting potential candidates for the MEL program. If you would like to set up an appointment to meet with Dr. Shawwash to explore your opportunities in Integrated Water Management and our Master of Engineering Leadership programs, please fill out this form and we will get in contact with you: Yes, I’m interested