Congjie Gao, Academician at Chinese Academy of Engineering, full-time Academician at Zhejiang University of Technology, Dean, professor, doctoral supervisor of Ocean College, Zhejiang University of Technology, Honorary Chairman of China Membrane Industry Association, Chairman of China Membrane Industry Association Expert Committee, Chairman of National Separation Membrane Standardization Technical Committee, Chairman of Seawater Desalination and Water Reuse Society and Zhejiang Membrane Society and editor of International Journal of Desalination and Water Reuse. He has been engaged in research and development of liquid separation membrane engineering technology for a long time; he is a famous expert in the field of membrane separation technology and one of the pioneers in the field of reverse osmosis membrane engineering technology in China. He has presided over and completed more than 10 key scientific and technological projects at the national and provincial levels, won the first prize of National Science & Technology Awards, and won more than 10 first, second and third prizes at the provincial and ministerial levels.
Guoling Ruan, Ph.D., Professor-level Senior Engineer, Deputy Director of Tianjin Institute of Desalination and Comprehensive Utilization of Seawater, Ministry of Natural Resources, State Council Special Allowance Expert, and a member of the National Hundred, Thousand and Ten-Thousand Talents Plan, Vice Chair of the Regional Committee on Desalination and Wastewater Treatment Technology Transfer of Indian Ocean Rim Union Technology Transfer Centre (IOR- ARC), Director of the International Desalination Association, water resources demonstration expert of the Ministry of Water Resources, member of the National Separation Membrane Standardization Technical Committee (SAC/TC382), member of the National Marine Standardization Technical Committee (SAC/TC283), Deputy Director of the Desalination Specialty Committee of the Desalination and Water Reuse Branch of the Chinese Society for Oceanography, and expert of national sea area utilization demonstration evaluation. He led and guided the compilation of more than 20 national standards for the seawater desalination industry; published more than 70 papers and 5 monographs, and obtained 34 invention patents.
Xueli E has long been engaged in the study of drinking water safety, drinking water and health, water quality standards. He is a Member of the Specialized Committee for Assessment of Water-related Products of the Ministry of Health, Member of the Specialized Committee for Environmental Hygiene Standards of the Ministry of Health, Member of the Specialized Committee for Environment and Health of the Ministry of Health, and Health and Safety Guarantee Expert of Beijing, Ministry of Health, and the Olympic and Paralympic Games. He presided over the compilation and revision of the Sanitary Standard for Drinking Water (GB5749) and Standard Test Method for Drinking Water (GB5750); participated in the drafting of the Circular of the General Office of the State Council on Strengthening Drinking Water Safety Guarantee Work and the National Urban Drinking Water Safety Guarantee Plan.
Shuangcheng Wang, General Manager of IDE China. He started promoting the application of seawater desalination technology in China since the 1990s. He has a good command of the thermal and membrane desalination technology, relevant process and application. In 2000, IDE China was set up in China. It built the first large-scale thermal desalination unit of Tianjin Beijiang Power Plant, a demonstration project of circular economy under the State Council and a precedent for the application of thermal desalination in China. It also collaborates with CITIC in large-scale overseas membrane desalination projects.
Jiabin Wang, research fellow of Engineering Technology Application, Chief Engineer of Shandong Shuanglun Co., Ltd., Member of National Pump Standardization Committee, Member of Drainage and Irrigation Association of Chinese Society for Agricultural Machinery; project leader of “Development and Industrialization of High-efficiency Energy-saving High-pressure Pumps and Booster Pumps for Seawater Desalination”. He presided over and participated in the revision of 10 national and industrial standards and authorized 7 invention patents. He was awarded one of the Ten Outstanding Engineers of Shandong Province, Contribution Awards of Scientific and Technological Progress in China’s General Machinery Industry, Outstanding Contribution Award of National Pump Standardization Work, Excellent Inventor of the Fifth Session of Shandong Province, as well as 4 provincial and ministerial-level scientific and technological progress awards.
Xiaodong Zhang, Senior Engineer, General Manager of Qingdao BCTA Desalination Company Ltd.. He is mainly engaged in design, construction, promotion of the seawater desalination plant, and has accumulated a lot of experience in the desalination plant construction and operation, and participated in the preparation of the country’s first desalination industry norms and health norms.
Haiwu Zhang, East China Normal University graduate, Manager of DuPont Water Treatment Technical Services and Development Department responsible for the technical support of DuPont ultrafiltration, reverse osmosis, nanofiltration, resin and other products. With nearly 10 years of experience in the water treatment industry, he has served in GE China R & D Center, Suez Environmental Group. He is adept at advanced sewage treatment, membrane treatment technology, has led and participated in the development of a number of key projects, and successfully implemented engineering, and obtained a U. S. patent.
Hongbin Bai, Deputy General Manager and Senior Engineer of Tianjin SDIC Jinneng Electric Power Co., Ltd., Master of Thermal Measurement and Automation, Northeast Electric Power College. He has been engaged in research, construction and operation management of wind power, thermal power, seawater desalination, heat supply and circular economy for a long time. He once served as Deputy Chief Engineer of Tianjin Junliangcheng Power Plant, Deputy General Manager of Tianjin Jinneng Wind Power Co., Ltd., Deputy General Manager of Tianjin Jinneng Engineering Management Company, NPC Representative of Tianjin Binhai New District and Supervisor of Zhongxin Ecological City State Taxation Bureau.
左萍，美国能量回收公司中国区首席代表，2006年创建了美国能量回收公司中国代表处，一直致力于能量回收装置在水处理工程中的推广工作。美国能量回收公司（ERI）创造了超高效的能量回收产品和技术---其最高效的ERI PX® 压力交换器™ (PX®) 技术, 推动了海水反渗透(SWRO) 脱盐的快速增长和发展。通过显著降低能耗使得低成本海水淡化梦想成真，该产品被广泛地安装在世界各地的海水淡化工厂，极大地降低了运行成本。
Ping Zuo, Chief Representative of American Energy Recovery Company China. She founded the China office of the American Energy Recovery Company in 2006, and has been devoted to the promotion of energy recovery devices in water treatment engineering. Energy Recovery Inc. (ERI) develops ultra-efficient energy recovery products and technologies—its most efficient ERI PX® pressure exchanger ™ (PX ®) technology drive the rapid growth and development of reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalination of seawater. Significant reduction of energy consumption makes the dream of low-cost desalination come true. The product has been widely installed in desalination plants around the world, greatly reducing operating costs.