25.01.2016 - 25.01.2016

Technological Challenges and Opportunities in Addressing Climate Resilience Smart Cities


You are cordially invited to attend the Distinguished Adjunct Faculty Seminar to be delivered by Dr. Bindu Lohani entitled, “Technological Challenges and Opportunities in Addressing Climate Resilience Smart Cities”

Date: Tuesday, 26 January 2016
Time: 10:00 –  12:00 hrs

Venue: Main Auditorium, AIT Conference Center

Dr. Bindu Lohani is currently the Head of Global Climate Change Practice, Centennial Group, USA; Distinguished Fellow, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan; and Chief Advisor, K water and Founding Member, Asian Water Council, Korea.

Dr. Lohani is a distinguished AIT alumnus, who served as Chairman and Associate Professor of the Division of Environmental Engineering at AIT, prior to joining ADB. Dr. Lohani is a current member of the AIT Board of Trustees.

Dr. Lohani was Ranking Vice-President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for Knowledge Management and Sustainable Development until 30 June 2015. He was responsible for the ADB’s Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (Office of the Chief Economist), Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department, and Office of Information Systems and Technology.

Before the above position, Dr. Lohani was Vice-President (Finance and Administration) of ADB.  Dr. Lohani also served as Chair of Investment Committee of the Pension Fund (more than $2 billion); Chair of Asset Liability Management Committee; and Chair of Crisis Management Committee.

To view his full profile please click on this link.

Please see the seminar poster for further information.

To register, please click here.  Kindly register/confirm your participation on or before  Friday, 22 January 2016.

All are invited to attend this very interesting and very timely Seminar!



  • AIT
  • climate resilient cities
  • climate smart
  • sustainable technologies