Water Security, Sustainability, Climate Change, Innovation
Dr. Samer Adham is the managing director of the ConocoPhillips’ Global Water Sustainability Center (GWSC) located at Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP) in Doha, Qatar. Dr. Adham has more than 20 years of experience in the development of innovative solutions to the environmental challenges in the fields of water purification, wastewater treatment and recycling, and oil and gas water management.
Dr. Adham has received several national and international awards of excellence and has participated in various conferences worldwide as a global expert on advanced water treatment technologies.
He received his B.Sc. in Civil Engineering and a M.Sc. in Environmental Engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals in Saudi Arabia. He also received his Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.