19th UK-IWA Young Water Professionals Conference Towards a Resilient Water Future

Local Organizer: British Water, Northumbrian Water

The UK-YWP is the best opportunity for young professionals working on the water to network, share skills, ideas and opportunities, and learn from each other. The Conference will have a mix of regular sessions, keynotes, PICO poster sessions, career fair, social and technical visits, and much more. Young Professionals from all sectors are welcome. This year’s theme is Towards a Resilient Water Future. We are interested in knowing more about how your work is contributing to achieve this goal.


  • Latest innovations in water
  • Engineering solutions
  • Business models
  • Economics and financing
  • Data and decision-making (decision support systems, machine learning, forecasting)
  • Building resilience to water-related risks in different sectors (agriculture, public water supply, businesses, environment)
  • Water allocation, communities and governance
  • SDGs and water
  • Water treatment, water reuse
  • Water stewardship in businesses
  • Sustainable water use
  • Nature-based solutions for water management
  • Learning from other sectors – synergies and opportunities

Programme Committee

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