Dr. Omar Ouda obtained a PhD in Environmental Management from Stuttgart University, Germany in 2003 and a Master of Science in Water and Environmental Resources Management form IHE-Delft, the Netherland in 1999. Omar is a Professional Engineer (P.Eng) in Canada; a Project Management Professional (PMP) and certified LEED AP. Dr. Ouda is currently University Professor at Prince Mohammed Bin Fahd University. He has 20 years of professional and academic experience worldwide. Omar completed more than 50 studies tackled environmental challenges in Canada, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Libya, UAE, and Palestine. He published more than 50 scientific papers in high ranked international journals and conferences. Majority of his recent publications handled solid waste management and water management in Saudi Arabia.