Mr Ben-sheng Huang is currently the Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of the Guangdong Research Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower. He is also the Director of the State-province Joint Engineering Laboratory of Estuarine Hydraulic Technology and the Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Hydrodynamics. He is appointed as an environmental protection consultant of the Standing Committee of Guangdong Province People's Congress and a member of the Expert Group on Cooperation in Preventing and Controlling Water Pollution in the Pearl River Delta. He has been long engaged in the study of water science in the Pearl River Delta. He has published over 200 papers and 4 monographs. He has won 8 prizes at the provincial and ministerial levels, and 7 national invention patents.