The six days IWA World Water Congress gets underway in Copenhagen, Denmark which will provide a platform for the companies looking to stand out as leading global brands in the water sector and beyond.
“IWA World Water Congress is one of the major water-related events worldwide. We expect from the Indian side a number of high-level delegates from the private and public sectors to visit the conference. This will be a very good opportunity for both the Danish and Indian companies, especially the Indian delegation to meet with and exchange information and views not only on business opportunities but also on challenges that both sides face,” said Hans Peter Kyk, Counsellor for Water Sector, Royal Danish Embassy New Delhi.
As a part of the #GreenStrategicPartnership, the water sector is of high importance for both India and Denmark.
About the event
The IWA World Water Congress is a unique initiative that attracts the participation of water professionals from all over the world. who discusses every aspect covering the water cycle during this event.
During 6 days, thought-leaders, decision makers, leading researchers, and business representatives from within and outside the water sector will focus on water solutions to shape our water future.
It also attempts to bring together the allied sectors including water-consuming industries, agriculture, architects and urban planners, hydrologists, and soil and groundwater experts, social sciences, the ICT sector, the financial sector, and others.
It will also report on the progress made in the water sector on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which is one of the key highlights of the event. With an emphasis on SDG6, dedicated to water and sanitation, the Conference will also highlight and access the interwoven relation of water with all 17 Global Goals. Participants will analyze, discuss and highlight solutions at high-level summits, case-study presentations, and examples of implementation and cooperation towards the fulfillment of the SDGs.
It will give an opportunity for participants to showcase their company and solutions in front of over 10,000 water professionals.
The event will include various activities including thought-leadership permeated workshops, debates, business forums, keynote speakers, and technical and training sessions. Networking opportunities enabled new insights and partnerships, showcasing new ideas and solutions to solve the global water crisis.