The conference program covers a bundle of hot topics like antibiotic resistance spreading, brine treatment, irrigation water quality, water in food technology, water in circular economy, artificial intelligence and many more. Furthermore, special sessions dedicated to applied sciences focus on technology solutions for arid regions and for micropollutants removal.
On September 24th, various tours with company and site visits will be organized as part of the EWTW program.
WIS Award 2020
Every other year, Water Alliance challenges innovative entrepreneurs within the water technology sector, to present their most innovative product for the prestigious Water Alliance Innovation Stimulation Award. The winners will get a marketing support package worth 10,000 €. Winning the award can be considered a kickstart for growth.
This year’s nominees will pitch their innovation on Monday 21st September. The audience will than have the opportunity to vote for their top five. These top five will present their innovation to the jury and answer their questions on Wednesday 23rd September. Finally the winner will be chosen and can take home his price.
The candidates selected for the semifinal on Monday and their innovations may be found at the website of WaterAlliance.
Water Tech Europe
Water Tech Europe is a new trade show for the water technology sector that will be held in WTC Expo in Leeuwarden. Water Tech Europe is organized parallel to the EWTW. This means that the exhibition floor of EWTW will be included in the trade show. People, who register for the EWTW Congress, will get free access to the trade show.
Water Tech Europe aims to be the place to be for professionals who work on solutions for the water issues of tomorrow: sustainable water supply for everyone, wastewater treatment and reuse, clean and safe drinking water, recycling, energy production and new water sources.
Further information: www.ewtw2020.eu and www.watertecheurope.nl.