Speaker Bio

STRATEGIC PANEL – WASTE MANAGEMENT & VALUE PRESERVATION

Prof Dr Ömer AĞA
Prof Dr Ömer AĞA

Professor, Environmental Engineering Department, College of engineering, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University

Ömer AĞA is a full Prof at the Department of Environmental Engineering, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University. Currently, his administrative job as the Vice Dean for Studies, Development, and Community Service.

Prof AĞA's research work is focused on Indoor and outdoor air quality, Air pollution control, Waste management, Advanced emerging pollutants treatment, and Nanomaterials for the circular economy.

He has been involved in more than 30 environmental consultancies and conducted over 40 international and nationally-funded research projects.

Prof AĞA has four patents and published over 75 refereed articles in highly impacted SCI-indexed journals. Awarded the distinguished research award from the college of engineering 2020.

Prof AĞA recently received HCH Prince Saud Bin Naif "Sanabil" award for his patent "EcoTree".