News 2014

Young Water Professionals in Denmark - workshop and General Assembly. The extraordinary General Assembly is coupled to a half-day workshop focusing on what young water professionals in the Danish water sector define as the main challenges for the future. December 11, 2014 at Rambøll headquarters in Ørestad, Copenhagen. Read more


Seminar om fremtidens ressourceeffektive økonomi - Hvordan kan danske virksomheder skabe forretning i at være ressourceeffektive? Seminar arrangeret af GTS-ATV. 2. december 2014 hos FORCE Technology i Brøndby. Se mere her


EWA Spring Days 2015 - Budapest Water Conference. Organized by the Hungarian Water Association in collaboration with the Budapest Waterworks. March 4-6, 2015 in Budapest, Hungary. Read more


ACQUEAU Open Call supports projects in water sector. The first session for the next year will start at the beginning of 2015 and the project outline (PO) deadline will be on 15 January. Read more


Enhance your competitiveness with solution-based co-creation. High level event arranged by CLEAN to disclose the findings of the Complex Cleantech Solutions (CCS) project. November 27, 2014 at 14:30 in Frederiksberg. Read more


DANCORE Seminar 2014 - Presentation of results of the research programme COADAPT (Danish Coasts and Climate Adaptation). December 3, 2014, 09:30-16:40 at Geocenter Denmark in Copenhagen. Read more


INNO-MT is planning a number of workshops during the autumn and winter months, including a workshop in Beijing in December where Frank Jensen, Lord Mayor - City of Copenhagen, will participate. Interested companies are welcome to participate. For more information, see INNO-MT newsletter HERE (in Danish)


DWF organizes a number of meetings and events in the next year on topics like Horizon 2020, Annual Danish Water Research Meeting, Water Efficiency and the role of strategic research after the establishment of the Danish Innovation Fund. Read more


Urbanization - Innovative Urban Water Management. Workshop within the European process up to World Water Forum 2015. November 17, 2014 in Brussels, Belgium. Read more


WssTP's October Newsletter is now available. Read more


Invitation from Trade Council in China to participate in events in China (Beijing, Tianjin, Guangdong) in December 2014. Read more


WssTP and ERRIN are arranging their annual Brokerage H2020 event which will take place on November 26-27 at Lombardy Region Brussels' delegation in Brussels. For further information about program and registration, read more here


Workshop on "Promotion of Innovation and Linking Science and Technology" within the European Regional Process for World Water Forum 2015 in Korea. November 6, 13:00-17:00 in Barcelona. Read more


Preview session - Kick-off meeting of the European Regional Process towards the 7th World Water Forum takes place on May 19, 2014 from 10:00 to 16:00 at MCE Conference Center in Brussels. Read more


Access 2 Innovation is arranging a Crash Course on African Business Culture. The event takes place on April 23, 2014 in Aalborg. Read more


New information from Challenge:water and the Freshwater Centre about the Danish Water Technology House in Singapore. New staff has been hired to market Danish companies, and companies interested in selling their products and services to the South East Asian market may wish to learn more about this and the participation in the Singapore Water Week. Read about the opening of Danish Water Technology House and DWTH participation at Singapore International Water Week HERE


WssTP announces the 2014 edition of its annual stakeholder conference "Water Innovation Europe". This year's theme is "Water: green tape or blue gold?" focusing on the economic and business potential of the European water sector and on providing input to Horizon2020 Work Programme for 2016-2017. The event will take place on June 25-26, 2014 in Brussels. Read more


EIP Water has selected 16 new action groups to be included in the partnership. One of them is "DIS-SMEs - Demand-Driven Innovation Support for SMEs through the Network of National Water Partnerships" led by EWP European Water Partnership, Belgium and with active participation of Danish Water Forum. Read more


The Export Association's EKSPORT AKADEMI is hosting a conference (in Danish) on "Export Financing" on May 14, 2014 at Jyske Bank, Hjulmagervej 8 in Vejle. The conference will be looking into different funding opportunities for export activities. Read more (in Danish)


News from European Innovation Partnership for Water - follow the development within existing Action Groups and up-coming Action Groups as well as other activities within this new approach to EU research and innovation. For more information and to sign up for news, see EWP webpage HERE


Det Miljøteknologiske Udviklings- og Demonstrationsprogram (MUDP) bevilger nu 70 mio. kr. til nye løsninger, der kan hjælpe danske virksomheder helt i front inden for grøn teknologi. Fokus er i 2014 på vand og klimatilpasning, cirkulær økonomi og genanvendelse af ressourcer i affald, renere luft og mindre støj, en modernisering af industriens miljøindsats og færre problematiske kemikalier. Ansøgningsfrist: 28. maj 2014, kl. 12.00. Se mere her


Invitation to participate in Interest Group in Brazil - Danish Water Technology Group: Following up on the export drives towards Brazil in 2009, 2012 and the successful delegation visit from the utilities SABESP, COPASA and SANEPAR in November 2013, DWTG has decided to initiate an interest group (Erfa-gruppe) on this market and invites companies to attend the first meeting, April 1st, 2014 in Silkeborg. Read more


Singapore International Water Week, 1-5 June 2014: Danish Water Technology Group invites Danish companies to join the Danish Pavilion around Water Expo during Singapore Water Week as well as the opening of Danish Water Technology House in Singapore. The Danish Minister for the Environment will participate in both events. Read more


8th World Water Forum 2018 to be hosted in Brazil - During its 51st Board of Governors' meeting the World Water Council has selected the city of Brasilia to welcome the 8th World Water Forum in 2018. Unfortunately, this leaves Denmark, who had also bid for the event, as the loser in this competition. The focus of the Danish campaign was the need for new solutions based on the water, energy and food nexus to overcome global water scarcity and promote the export of green solutions. Denmark will continue its international activities to achieve this goal. Congratulations to Brazil. Read more (in Danish)


Danish Water Forum participates in access2innovation - a project to promote a commercial approach to poverty reduction, where partners come together to work out solutions to concrete problems in the developing world and allow business partners to access vast new markets with sustainable products which are in demand. Read more


European Water Association is organizing an annual seminar on water policy in the EU. Topics are overview of EU institutions and EU decision-making processes, "Who is who in water" in the EU? and EU water legislation and water-related policy. This year the seminar takes place on June 16, 2014 in Brussels. Read more


Invitation from the Trade Council at the Danish Embassy in Jakarta to participate in a Danish pavilion at INDOWATER EXPO & FORUM 2014. May 21-23, 2014 in Surabaya, Indonesia. See Invitation and Call for papers for further information:
- Invitation
- Call for papers


News from European Water Partnership on: The European Water Stewardship programme. The campaign includes a net water-goal among the sustainable development goals to replace the 2015 goals - the Millennium Development Goals - and an invitation to participate in the discussion on how to address the long-term sustainability of food production. See more


The Third Nordic Conference on Climate Change Adaptation, August 25-27, 2014 in Copenhagen. The conference is a follow-up to the highly successful conferences in Stockholm (2010) and Helsinki (2012) and aims to bring together scientists, practitioners and policy-makers with a particular interest in the Nordic region. Read more


"Storm- and Wastewater Informatics: Out of sight, out of mind, out of control - is this how urban drainage systems should work?" Conference arranged by the Technical University of Denmark, March 17, 2014. Read more


Joint ERRIN-WssTP Info day on funding opportunities for water-related SMEs was held on Friday 24 January 2014. Presentations and pictures are now available. See more


Dansk Grundvandspartnerskab med Kina i regi af CEWP. Invitation til informationsmøder den 6. februar 2014 i København og den 7. februar 2014 i Aarhus. Se invitation her


Invitation to participate in the 2nd Stakeholder Consultation Meeting towards the 7th World Water Forum in Daegu, Korea in 2015. The meeting will be held in Gyeongju, Republic of Korea, on February 27-28, 2014. See invitation here


Information meeting about the BSU Phase II, 7 January 2014 in Eigtveds Pakhus, Copenhagen. The meeting is arranged by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Se invitation here


Workshop on innovation of technologies for energy production in micro scale in the the water sector, 16 January 2014 at Ferskvandscentret, Silkeborg. Registration to Tina Gade Nielsen: tg@challengewater.org Read more