Chairman of ICOLD TC on climate change,
EDF-Hydro engineering

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Denis Aelbrecht works with Electricité de France (EDF) as Head of the Technology Group in the Hydro Engineering Centre (CIH).

His management activity consists of supervising the technical performance of EDF-CIH activity in all its components. This includes expertise on main EDF hydropower assets development and maintenance projects, dam safety management, reservoir sedimentation management as well as marine renewable energy development. He also manages the R&D programs of EDF-CIH.

Denis is also currently chairing the Technical Committee on Climate Change, Dams and Reservoirs as part of the International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD).

Related sessions:

Climate resilience