Organizers
Technical Coorganizer

Water Congress 2022 is a forum where executives, professionals and academics can learn and analyze strategies and recent innovations in water management for mining and other industries. The previous version, in 2021, gathered over 362 professionals from 18 countries.

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Committees
WATERCONGRESS 2022

The Organizing, Advisory and Technical committees support the promotion of the seminar. Likewise, they support by determining the technical focus of the seminar program. The technical committee reviews the written works that are received, establishing the highest technical quality. All committee members have a special discount on registrations.

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José Miguel Berguño
Mining Co-Chair
Senior Vice President Nitrate Operations, SQM, Chile
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Carlos Foxley
Desalination Co-Chair
President, Asociación Chilena de Desalinización (ACADES), Chile
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Carolina Ahumada
Mining Co-Chair 2021
SPN Program Manager, Minera Escondida, BHP, Chile
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Jorge Valenzuela
Agriculture Co-Chair 2021
President, FedeFruta, Chile
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Gladys Vidal
Co-Organizer
Director, Centro de Recursos Hídricos para la Agricultura y la Minería (CRHIAM) , Chile
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Claudia Galleguillos
Technical Co-Organizer
Leader in Water Strategies, Fundación Chile
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Ran Suckeveriene
Co-Organizer
Head of the Water Industry Engineering Department, Kinneret Academic College, Israel
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Jacques Wiertz
Program Director
Associate Professor, Universidad de Chile
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Carlos Barahona
Executive Director
General Manager, Gecamin, Chile
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Rodrigo Reyes
Coordinator
International Conferences Coordinator, Gecamin, Chile
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Cristian Núñez
Directing Member
General Director, Dirección General de Aguas (DGA), Chile
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Ignacio Toro
Directing Member
Environment Manager, Albemarle, Chile
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Mariana Concha
Directing Member
Corporate Water Manager, Codelco, Chile
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Ricardo Ruano
Directing Member
Water Resources Manager – Pascua Lama, Barrick Gold, Chile
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Sofía Mordojovich
Directing Member
Water Resources Manager, Teck Resources, Chile
Testimonials
  • Este congreso convoca a especialistas de alto nivel en torno a la gestión del agua, permitiendo un elevado nivel de discusión respecto de técnicas, estrategia y políticas a aplicar o evolucionar; atendiendo a las oportunidades de innovación y a los nuevos estándares sociales y ambientales en el País y el mundo.

    Mariana Concha
    Gerente Corporativo de Aguas, Codelco, Chile
  • Water Congress impulsa la conexión entre profesionales del agua, permitiendo acceder a ideas, iniciativas y experiencias que abren nuestras mentes a cómo gestionar el agua, pensando en un futuro cercano en el que el agua será un recurso extremadamente valioso.

    Adriana Sánchez
    Principal Hydrogeologist, BHP Minerals Americas, Chile
  • Nuestra empresa viene patrocinando en forma continua el Water Congress desde el año 2020 porque consideramos que es un excelente foro para poner en contacto y mantener actualizados a todos los actores involucrados (autoridades, usuarios, proveedores, etc.) en la gestión de un recurso fundamental como es el agua.

    Emilio Escobar
    Gerente Negocios América Latina, Axter Coletanche, Chile
Water Congress 2021 Statistics
Participants Mining Companies
110
Represented Countries
18
registrations

Registered participants will have the chance to share knowledge and experiences with renowned leaders in their fields of expertise. Grow your professional network and be part of this event with the key players in the water industry

Registration Category

Early Bird Registration

until August 7, 2022
20% discount applied

Normal Registration

CLP

USD

CLP

USD

General

260.000

380

330.000

470

Author

220.000

320

280.000

400

Committee

240.000

340

300.000

420

 



The registration fee includes:

 

  • ·   Full Access to the Congress Streaming Platform
  • ·   In-person farewell cocktail
  • ·   Live plenary sessions + 1 live discussion panel
  • ·   On demand technical talks
  • ·   Students poster presentations
  • ·   Live roundtables with authors and participants
  • ·   Audio available in Spanish & English
  • ·   Interactive virtual networking instances
  • ·   Virtual sponsors fair
  • ·   Digital proceedings and presentations download (PDF format)
  • ·   Free registration to a pre-conference technical courses
  • ·   Technical content available for three months

Early Bird Registration
until August 7, 2022