Explore events and opportunities available at the IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition

11-15 September 2022 | Copenhagen, Denmark | worldwatercongress.org


The IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition is the global event for water professionals covering the full water cycle. As the Congress rotates through cities and countries each event has an extra emphasis on issues of specific interest to the region. The upcoming edition taking place in Copenhagen will have as key focus the digital economy, smart and liveable cities, entrepreneurship and diffusion of innovation, climate change adaptation, community and customer engagement, and sustainability. This edition of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition will engage stakeholders and key contacts within the conventional water sector and beyond, through an array of high-level forums and other events.

Discover the programme features, they are an important part of the Congress to get an in-depth understanding of current trends, latest research, guiding strategies and leading practices. The 2022 edition includes multiple Forums, a high-level political summit and the utility operations challenge.


Specialist Group Leaders Forum | 10 September 2022, 09.00 – 15.00 (pre-congress meeting reserved to SG Members)

High-level Summit – Water as a Key to Action on Climate and the SDGs | 12 September 2022 | 10:30 – 17:15

Groundwater Forum – Presented by The Capital Region of Denmark and ATV Soil and Groundwater | 12 September 2022, 10:30 – 17:15

Emerging Water Leaders Forum, an event tailored for Young Water Professionals | 13 September 2022, 10.30 – 15:00

Industrial Water Users Forum | 13 September 2022, 10:30 – 17:15

Utility Leaders Forum | 13 – 14 September 2022, 10:30 – 17:15

Operations Challenge (Exhibition Area) | 14 September 2022

Innovators Platform – Inspiring innovators and innovation | 14 September 2022

7th International Water Regulators Forum: Regulating water services in times of increasing natural, social, and economic uncertainty | 14 – 15 September 2022, 10:30 – 15:00


View the Programmes Features page to find out more about the events and express your interest to participate! Interested participants will need to obtain a WWCE ticket to access the Forums and Summit. Register here.