Plenary Speaker

Prof. Qin Xiaosheng (ICWREE2019 Guest Editor)

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Keynote Topic : Urban Hydrological System Planning: Coupled Simulation and Optimization Approaches

Dr. Xiaosheng Qin is currently an Associate Professor with School of Civil and Environmental Engineering in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He obtained his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Hunan University, China, and PhD degree from University of Regina, Canada. Dr. Qin mainly teaches Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering at both undergraduate and graduate levels. His research interests focus mainly on the topics of water resource systems modelling, climate change impact assessment and urban environmental resource management. Dr. Qin has served as local panel of experts on climate modeling sponsored by BCA from 2011 to 2014 and worked (as PI or Co-PI) on a number of research projects supported by various governmental agencies. Dr. Qin is currently the Associate Editors for Journal of Environmental Informatics and Water Science and Technology, and serves (or served) as board members, and guest editors for many international journals. Dr. Qin was invited as reviewers for over 50 journals and has over 150 scientific publications.