Lucía Soriano Martínez (Madrid, 1977) is BSc. in Civil Engineering by the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, MSc. in sustainable river management and integrated water management, and PhD. on course in the definition of integrated strategies for sustainable management of rainwater in large urban areas. Academic coordinator of the MSc. in sustainable river management and integrated water management by the University of Zaragoza and a usual collaborator in a range of New Water Culture Foundation initiatives. Her professional experience of more than 10 years, always linked to water management, embraces the identification, design and implementation of water and sanitation international projects in cooperation for development area, consultancy and research projects. As executive manager of the Water Tribune in the International Exhibition Expo Zaragoza 2008 “Water and sustainable development” she was in charge of the design and organization of all the technical and scientific events celebrated in the frame of the exhibition.