Singapore International Water Week

Singapore International Water Week

The Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) is the global platform to share and co-create innovative water solutions. The biennial event gathers stakeholders from the global water industry to share best practices, showcase the latest technologies and tap business opportunities. SIWW is part of the strategic programme of the Singapore Government to grow the water industry and develop water technologies. Held in between the main SIWW editions, the SIWW Spotlight series are exclusive by-invitation events to continue the dialogue from SIWW and foster ongoing exchanges on pressing challenges faced by the water industry worldwide. This meeting of minds focuses on critical issues and discussions in greater depth, where the outcomes will shape the programme and content for SIWW. These events are organised by Singapore International Water Week Pte Ltd, a company set up by Singapore’s Ministry of the Environment & Water Resources and PUB, Singapore’s national water agency. The 7th Singapore International Water Week will be held in conjunction with the 5th World Cities Summit and the 3rd CleanEnviro Summit Singapore, from 10 – 14 July 2016 at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. For Details – Click...
Singapore – World Water Day in Singapore:  By the Community, For the Community

Singapore – World Water Day in Singapore: By the Community, For the Community

This year, 350 organizations in Singapore organized over 250 activities and initiatives to commemorate World Water Day. The island-wide celebrations reached out to over 400,000 people. In line with the global effort to raise awareness on the importance of water sustainability, the theme for the celebrations is ‘Every Drop Counts’; reminding all residents to cherish and conserve water. The month-long event culminated on Sat, 21 March 2015 at the Singapore Sports Hub, where over 6,000 people took part in community-led activities such as a Walk for Water, Cycle for Water and Paddle for Water. To commemorate WWD, iconic attractions such as the Singapore Flyer, Supertrees at Gardens By The Bay and the Singapore Sports Hub turned blue for water. Commuters on the North-East Line MRT train also got to catch an MRT train cabin specially decked-out in water conservation messages. Keep a look out for even more activities and initiatives for water at Singapore World Water Day 2016! For Details – Click...
Indonesia – Water & Wastewater Expo & Forum 2015 (21-23 April 2015)

Indonesia – Water & Wastewater Expo & Forum 2015 (21-23 April 2015)

The IWWEF 2015 is the biggest Expo & Forum for the fast growing water and wastewater industry in Indonesia. It was held in conjunction with Indonesia’s International Water Week which bring together over 9,000 industry professionals and experts and over 550 exhibitors from 33 countries. It is a proven platform for industry professionals to get updated on the latest water trends and developments and to build valuable partnerships. It is also where water supply & sewerage companies, consultants, contractors, industrial wastewater treatment professionals and decision makers look for cost-effective solutions and technology. Five ministers will discuss strategies in achieving national mid-term development planning (RPJMN) related to water and sanitation. They are: Minister of Public Works and Housings Minister of Home Affairs Minister of Finance Minister of National Development Planning Minister of Health. The IWWEF 2015 provides the stage for the gathering of top professionals in the water and wastewater industry. Government officials, regulators, water and sewerage companies, manufacturers, industrial users, consultants and industry experts make their business plan by attending this important event. Similar to other large scale water forums on safe water and sanitation in the world, the IWWEF’s main agenda of the conference will have seminar discussions on wastewater and safe water, as well as exhibition, including relevant technology. The IWWEF will also include The Indonesia Water Supply Association (PERPAMSI)’s annual national working meeting, which of course will highlight the event. The Conference is held for decision makers, both at the national and regional levels which oversee safe water and wastewater issues. The conference will involve regional, national and international speakers who will discuss problems in the...