Climate Change: Breakdown or Breakthrough – Opportunities for Innovation

Presented by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President SustainableQatar
Katrin Scholz-Barth chairs SustainableQatar since February 2009, and has helped to grow and expand the organization that includes Qatari speakers/presenters and attendees into a growing public forum about environmental issues relevant to Qatar.
Katrin earned her masters of science degree in civil and environmental engineering in Germany and has practiced 20 years in the US. Her expertise focus on green infrastructure and innovative low impact technologies for water treatment and conservation, energy efficiency, and air quality control – to reduce the ecological footprint of the built environment – subjects she has also taught at Harvard University and at the University of Pennsylvania.