WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Meet Senior Executives From International Water Utilities:
- Managing Directors
- Leakage Development Managers
- Distribution Managers
- Leakage Managers
- Leakage Team Leaders
- Network Leakage Managers
- Network Managers
- Regulation Managers
- Leakage Engineers
- Leakage Controllers
- Operations Directors
- Heads Of Research & Development
- Leakage Strategy / Leakage Development Managers
- Chief Engineers
- Engineering Directors
- Civil Engineers
- Senior Manager Distribution Operations
- Senior Water Engineers
- Distribution Systems Managers
- Directors, Water Distribution
- Heads Of Water Supply
- Pipeline Management
Plus Service & Solution Providers In The Following Areas:
- Leak Detection Equipment
- Leak Detection Contractors
- Pipe Location Specialists
- Pipe Material Providers
- Network Modelling
- Data Management
- Meter Suppliers
- Valve Suppliers
- Pump Suppliers
- Pressure Reduction Valves
- Data loggers
- Satellite technology for asset location and management
- Thermal imaging/radar technologies
- Pipe Inspection and condition assessment (External/internal)
- Acoustic noise loggers
- Flow meters (full bore/insertion)
- Customer meters and meter readers
- Excavation and trenchless technology
- Pipe repair technologies (internal/external)
Director of Water Services
Public Utilities Board, Singapore
Michael is currently, Director, Water Supply Network Department at PUB, the National Water Agency. The Department is responsible for the planning, developing, operating and maintaining the water supply network in Singapore as well as managing Singapore's water demand. The Department also oversees PUB's Call Centre - PUB-One and its Water Service and Operations Centre which ensures that all water related feedback such as leaks are promptly and professionally attended to. Michael is also Singapore's National Focal Point at the ASEAN Working Group for Water Resources Management.
Prior to returning to PUB on 1 Apr 2015, Michael Toh was the Director of the 3P Network Division of Singapore's Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources, which supports the implementation of environmental and water policies and programmes through effective public communications engagement as well as manages initiatives for quality service excellence within the Ministry and its Statutory Boards.
Prior to his secondment to MEWR in Dec 2012, Michael was the Director of Industry Development Department in PUB, Singapore's national water agency. Michael Toh was also the Managing Director of the Singapore International Water Week. He led the conceptualisation, planning and organisation of the annual global platform for water solutions since the inaugural Singapore International Water Week in 2008.
He received his Bachelor of Engineer (Honours) and MSc in Civil Engineering from the National University of Singapore and his MBA from Nanyang Technological University. Michael also attended the Advanced Strategic Management Programme at IMD Lausanne.
2018 LEARNING BENEFITS:
The World's Leading Leakage Summit...
...Now In Its 9th Edition And Established As A Brand Leader - For Water Company Practitioners To Exchange Up To Date Practical Information And Best Practice Technologies For Assessing, Monitoring And Reducing Leakage In Their Networks
KEY ISSUES FOR 2018
- Cost Effectively Outsourcing Leakage Operations To Performance Based Contracts
- Leakage And Customer Demand - Can Operators Work More Closely With Customers To Help Drive Down Leakage By Changing Customer Behaviour And Managing Demand?
- Can Smart Metering Make A Difference To Finding Leaks On Customer Supply Pipes And Reducing Customer Use?
- Options For Developing Low Cost Sensors To Cover The Whole Water Network
- Fledgling Technologies For Finding And Fixing Leaks Faster - What Part Will Robotics And Drone Technologies Play?
- Managing Upstream Losses - The Challenges Of Large Diameter Pipes
- Asset Management - 'Age Is Not Important But Calm Networks Are'!
Very good, informative and varied speakers