Hassan Aboelnga is renowned water professional in issues of water security, climate change and sustainable development. Dr. Aboelnga is the Vice Chair of the Middle East Water Forum. He sits on the Management Committee of specialist groups at the International Water Association and is Chair of the Urban Water Security working group and member of the Water Security Task Force at the International Water Resources Association. Hassan is a PhD researcher at TH Köln, University of Applied Sciences in Germany with a particular interest in urban water security issues and integrated water resources management. He was recently awarded a Ph.D. by University of Kassel, Germany at the faculty of civil engineering and environment in a topic of assessment of urban water security. He has many published articles, reports, blog articles and book chapters, reaching to different audiences.