IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition in Copenhagen

IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition in Copenhagen

Promo for IWA World Water Congress

The global event for water professionals covering the entire water cycle

This edition of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition will engage stakeholders and key contacts within the conventional water sector and beyond. It will bring together core water sector groups, such as those focused on urban water and urban water services, as well as participants from industry and agriculture, architects and urban planners, soil and groundwater experts and hydrologists, social scientists, the ICT sector, the financial sector, and others. With a strong representation and contribution from Nordic and Baltic Sea countries, the IWA Congress & Exhibition is a vital opportunity to learn about the Nordic water challenges and solutions, including participation in technical site visits.

The programme includes six thematic tracks:

  1. WATER UTILITY MANAGEMENT
  2. WASTEWATER TREATMENT & RESOURCE RECOVERY
  3. DRINKING WATER & POTABLE REUSE
  4. CITY-SCALE PLANNING AND OPERATIONS
  5. COMMUNITIES,COMMUNICATION & PARTNERSHIPS
  6. WATER RESOURCES & LARGE SCALE WATER MANAGEMENT

UBC SCC co-chairs one of the sessions at the IWA Congress!

13 September 2022 at 13.30–15.00: Coordinated Management From Source To Sea - In The Baltic Sea And Other Basins

The session will explore how the Baltic Sea Region, equipped with strong governance networks and frameworks, facilitates cooperation towards reaching the SDGs 6 (on water) and 14 (on oceans).