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Edwar Andrés

CV Edwar Forero

Situación profesional

Interesado/a en recibir ofertas de empleo

Aspiración profesional

De 2 a 5 años
Salario deseado
Menos de 15.000€
tipo de contrato
- Ingeniero de Proyecto / Diseño
- Ingeniero de Procesos
- Ingeniero de Puesta en marcha
- Gestión Ciclo Urbano del Agua
- Recursos Hídricos
- Tecnologías y soluciones avanzadas


Edwar Forero-Ortiz has a background in water engineering, hydroinformatics, data science, applied and computational physics. For ten years he focused on the modelling and design of urban water systems, urban resilience, flood risk and climate change mitigation. His current fields of action include machine learning, cloud computing, and data science applied in nonlinear time series analysis and forecasting.

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Experiencia profesional

Phd researcher in computational and applied physics

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya , Barcelona

De Septiembre 2020 a Actualmente

Researcher, climate change & urban resilience - hydroinformatics

Cetaqua , Cornellà del llobregat

De Marzo 2019 a Agosto 2020

Project manager / designer master sewer plan

Independent Contractor , Cali - Autónomo

De Diciembre 2016 a Mayo 2017

Undertake water, hydrology & wastewater analysis, modelling and design for optimize sewer system and WWTPs of Villagorgona, San Joaquin, El Carmelo, municipality of Candelaria, Valle del Cauca, CO

Technical director

Aguasanitarias S.A.S. , Pereira - Duración determinada

De Diciembre 2016 a Junio 2017

Hydraulic and environmental studies for water systems of La Jordania and La Armenia village, municipality of Marsella, CO; designs for drying beds for the DWTP of the municipality of Apia, CO; designs for Reinvestment to updating of the water systems planning and sewerage systems of the municipality Santuario in the department of Risaralda, Colombia (CO).

Engineering audit supervisor

Consorcio Interventoría Diseños 2015 - Duración determinada

De Noviembre 2015 a Diciembre 2016

Technical Supervision Service of environmental, hydraulic, and water engineering aspects of designs related to contract: Auditing of studies and designs regarding Drinking Water Treatment Plant, Aqueducts and Sewage Systems of Pereira, CO.

Chief project engineer - sanitation and water drinking master plans

ESP Ingeniería - Duración determinada

De Junio 2015 a Diciembre 2015

Sanitation Master Plan and Water Drinking Master Plan in the municipality of Timbiquí (CO). Design activities related to the sewerage system, including pumping station, WWTP, Water Treatment Plant and water systems optimization.

Chief project engineer - hydraulic and sanitary designer

Consorcio GD Aguas - Duración determinada

De Enero 2015 a Noviembre 2015

Responsible for design, development, analysis and application of hydraulic capabilities of sewer and drainage systems in Villa Rica city, Cauca, CO. Also, responsible for WWTP designs, plans, schedules and coordination of assigned engineering work.

Experiencia académicas

European joint MSc degree in Euro Hydroinformatics and Water Management

Newcastle University (United Kingdom) – Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (Spain) - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland) Université Nice Sophia Antipolis (France) - Brandenburgische Technische Universität - BTU Cottbus (Germany) - Smart Water Management - Hydroinformatics - Urban Water Systems

2017 à 2019

EuroAquae+ offers a state-of-the-art learning experience on the use of hydroinformatic tools for smart water management as well as a platform for stakeholders to interact and exchange on the need to foster the next generation of highly-skilled professionals in applied water resources management to respond to the job market needs in Europe and across the world. EuroAquae Master Course is a modular degree designed for flexible delivery at a number of institutions, allowing and encouraging mobility of students.

Master of Technology (MTech), Technology and Water Operation

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya - Universitat Oberta de Catalunya – Escuela del Agua - Urban Water Engineering

2016 à 2019

The Master in Technology and Water Operation’s main objective is to give a full view of the management of integrated water’s cycle, as well as management skills for making strategic decisions. A leader in higher education in the field of water and environment, with a clear vocation towards professionalizing water executives, promotion and development. The Master includes strategic management, planning and management of water resources, supply systems and water sanitation, customers management and water businesses cycle, finance and Innovation.

Postgraduate diploma in Sanitation Area - Environmental Engineering

National University of Colombia - Water and Wastewater Treatment

2015 à 2016

Strengthen the capacity of care into urban and rural water-related issues, establish the capacity to bring solutions of industrial quality problems related to water, develop critical skills for discussion and analysis of water and environmental problems, updating and deepening on high level technical and scientific capacity to solve environmental problems. (Average rating on final exams 4.3 / 5)

Postgraduate diploma in Hydraulics and Environmental Engineering

National University of Colombia - Hydraulic and Urban Water Systems

2014 à 2015

Modelling Systems and construction for freshwater supplies for urban, industrial, and agricultural use, flood control and water hazard mitigation, modelling systems and construction of conventional and ‘green’ infrastructure for stormwater drainage of cities, highways, airports, catchments, and agricultural irrigation. (Average rating on final exams 4.1 / 5)

Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) in Environmental Engineering

EAN University - Environmental Engineering

2013 à 2014

Environmental Management to understand any services the organization is provided with by the environment. Air-related matters, by considering the comprehensive management of this resource through knowledge and technology application, to measure and treat air pollutants and minimize emissions. Rationalization of water consumption, reduction of discharges to bodies of water, and treatments related to purify water and reduce pollution under a watershed view. (Average rating on final exams 86.08 / 100)

Sanitary Engineering

“Universidad del Valle” University - Water Engineering

2006 à 2010

Sanitation in the urban water cycle and its relation to public health and environment. Develop rational approaches towards sustainable wastewater management via pollution prevention, appropriate treatment, and resource recovery and re-use at both centralized and decentralized levels. Define and critically analyze, assess, and evaluate various urban drainage and sewerage schemes, and wastewater, sludge and solid waste treatment process technologies. Engineering projects including urban water planning, feasibility studies and designs; apply modern tools for technology selection and to model sanitation components. (Average rating on final exams 3.9 / 5)

PhD. in Computational and Applied Physics

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

2020 à 2023

Titulación (Suez):

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) & Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) – Máster Online – Tecnología y Gestión del Agua – 2016 – Máster Online - 2ª Edición (Marzo 2016)


Espagnol - Lengua materna

Anglais - Fluido

Français - Básico

Catalan - Básico


Water Treatment
Wastewater Treatment
Project Management
Environmental Awareness
Environmental Engineering
Water Resources
Urban Water Systems

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