Secretariat and Conference Committee

Water and WASH Futures Conference Committee

A diverse committee has been convened to guide the design and delivery of Water and WASH Futures 2022. The Conference Committee has prioritised a set of highly relevant and topical themes and are preparing an exciting conference program.

The Secretariat would like to thank the Conference Committee for their commitment to the Water and WASH Futures 2022 Conference.

  • Peter O’Connor, Conference Committee Chair, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Clarissa Brocklehurst, Conference Facilitator
  • Regina Souter, Conference Director
  • Bronwyn Powell, Independent
  • David Hebblethwaite, The Pacific Community (SPC)
  • David Shaw, WaterAid Australia
  • Erin Cini, Water Services Association of Australia
  • Gabrielle Halcrow, SNV Netherlands Development Organisation
  • Gerard Cheong, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Isobel Davis, Consultant
  • Joanna Mott, Water for Women Fund
  • Veitania Lepani, Australian Water Partnership
  • Miriam Otoo, Consultant
  • Naomi Francis, University of Melbourne
  • Renee Paxton, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Rosie Sanderson, Masters Student and Environmental Engineer
  • Shona Fitzgerald, World Bank
  • Tim Foster, Institute for Sustainable Futures

WASH & The COVID-19 Pandemic Online Forum Committee

A committee has been formed to provide expertise into the development and design of two online forums.

The Secretariat would like to thank the Online Forum Committee for their commitment to the WASH and The COVID-19 Pandemic online forum in 2021.

  • Gerard Cheong, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Renee Paxton, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Peter O’Connor, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Angus Hinton, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Regina Souter, International WaterCentre
  • Clarissa Brocklehurst, Independent
  • Gabrielle Halcrow, SNV
  • Joanna Mott, Water for Women Fund – GHD
  • Bronwyn Powell, Independent
  • Shona Fitzgerald, World Bank
  • Tim Foster, Institute of Sustainable Futures

Secretariat

Organisation of the Water and WASH Futures 2022 conference has been led by a Conference Secretariat, who are working with key partners such as DFAT, and the Conference Committee to prepare the conference program.

The Secretariat includes:

  • Dr Regina Souter, Conference Director, International WaterCentre
  • Kerryn Devenny, Project Coordinator, International WaterCentre
  • LOUD events
  • Technical Event Managers