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Prof. Dragan Savić: Smart Water Systems – Reality or a Pipe Dream?

The KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence at the University of Cyprus is pleased to announce the lecture of the internationally recognized Professor Dragan Savić, FREng, CEO of KWR Water Research Institute, in Netherlands and Professor at the University of Exeter.

Professor Dragan Savić FREng joined KWR Water Research Institute in the Netherlands as CEO on July 1 2018. Before joining KWR he was Director – and co-founder – of the Centre for Water Systems in Exeter, an internationally recognized group for excellence in water and environmental science research. Dragan Savić was the first Professor of Hydroinformatics in the UK having held this post University of Exeter since 2001.

His research interests cover the interdisciplinary field of Hydro-Informatics, which transcends traditional boundaries of water/environmental sciences, informatics/computer science (including Artificial Intelligence, data mining and optimisation techniques) and environmental engineering. His recent work has concentrated on the theoretical development and application of Artificial Intelligence methods that have been applied to many fields of environmental science and engineering.

The “Smart Water Systems – Reality or a Pipe Dream?” is the fifth lecture of the KIOS Distinguished Lecture Series for 2019, a series of lectures that hosts world-class researchers who are specialized in technology and innovation fields.

The lecture will take place on Wednesday, September 11th 2019, at 11:30 in Room B108 (A. Leventis Building) at the University of Cyprus.

The lecture is open to the public. More information and details about the lecture can be found here.