The IWRA Awards Committee will develop criteria for all the awards of the Association: Crystal Drop Award, Chow Memorial Lecture, IWRA Distinguished Lecture, and Best Paper(s) Award. The Committee will recommend to the President nominees for all the Awards of the Association. The President will then transmit nominations with his comments to the Executive Board for the final decision.
More information about the various IWRA Awards.
Rabi Mohtar – Chair
Budget & Finance Committee
Renée Martin-Nagle – Chair
Congress & Events Committee
Yuanyuan Li – Chair
External & Public Relations Committee
Karin Krchnak – Chair
Birgitta Liss Lymer
Gabriel Eckstein – Chair
The Membership Committee will develop guidelines on qualifications for membership of various categories, develop means to enhance membership, and stimulate and coordinate active participation by members of the Association. This may involve contacting existing and former members. The Committee will also emphasize enhancing membership benefits and expanding membership among young professionals, and will have oversight over any IWRA Interest Group organised around a professional area (such as young professionals, hydrogeologists, etc.).
Tom Soo – Chair
Scientific, Technical & Publications Committee
The Scientific, Technical and Publications Committee will advise and make proposals regarding scientific and technical activities and publications, keeping all the publications and the publications’ policy of the Association under review, including technical standards of Water International. It will make recommendations to the President and Executive Board on the cost schedules of all publications, and for issuing any miscellaneous non-regular volumes. The Committee will also have oversight over any IWRA Task Forces and Interest Groups organized around a substantive research area (such as water pollution, water laws and regulations, etc.).
Henning Bjornlund – Chair