Digitalisation
May 29, 2020
The digital transformation presents new business opportunities for the water sector. Listen as Rik Thijssen, Manager of Business Development at Vitens, gives his thoughts on them as well as the ways in which digitalisation can hel...
DigitalisationTechnology
May 26, 2020
One of the biggest concerns about the digital water transformation is privacy. How can utilities ensure that the customers data remains confidential? Who protects it from being stolen or used for the unethical gain? Professor Vlad...
DigitalisationTechnology
May 22, 2020
The Marselisborg Wastewater Treatment Plant is not the typical WWTP you expect. It’s an old facility that cleans the wastewater generated by about 200, 000 people. But the plant is a climate marvel: it receives no sources of...
Digitalisation
May 14, 2020
The digitalisation of the water sector allows for improved management of water utilities as well as prompt communication with consumers. In her interview, Cecilia Wennberg, Vice President of Market Development at DHI, talked about...
Digitalisation
April 23, 2020
Ingmar Nopens has been a member of the IWA for the past 16 years, taking part in the activities of IWA Specialist Groups Benchmarking and Performance Assessment, and the Modelling and Integrated Assessment. This led to his involve...
Digitalisation
April 3, 2020
Biju George is the Executive Vice President of Operations and Engineering at DC Water in the United States of America. Digital infrastructure is an essential part of his decision making whether for planning, operations, and genera...
Climate changeDevelopmentEnvironmentSDGs
March 21, 2020
Climate Change: A Threat To Attaining Sustainable Development from IWA on Vimeo. Urgent actions need to be taken in order to counter the effects of climate change. Our evironment has been changing right before our eyes and threate...
AfricaClimate change
March 20, 2020
Water industry transitions are at the core of Future Water Leaders insights. Jacob Amengor gives reflects about the needs of the water industry sustainable development. What Young Water Professionals bring to the table and what th...
Digitalisation
March 12, 2020
Randolf Webb, Director of Global Branding and Partnerships at Xylem, is the only Young Water Professional on the Steering Committee of the Digital Water Programme. In his interview he gives advice to other Young Water Professional...
AfricaGovernanceMembership
March 1, 2020
The future for AfWA and IWA is about having two associations that work together at different levels. While AfWA has a regional focus, IWA has a global remit to ensure that water and sanitation knowledge reaches all in the sector. ...