Neil Lazarow

Leader – International Water Group
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Profile / Bio: 

Neil Lazarow is a coastal sector specialist and his work in this domain has focused primarily on policy and institutional dimensions, climate adaptation, urban development, tourism, social research and economics for decision-making. He is a global pioneer in the field of surfonomics, surfbreak protection and management strategies. He has actively researched and published in this field for over a decade. Neil has a PhD in Environmental Science and Natural Resource Management and degrees in Political Science and Coastal Planning and Management; complemented by 15 years experience in across academia, government, industry and the not-for-profit sector.