Previous Events in 2017

WAREG Joint Working Group Meeting

16 March 2017
Sofia, Bulgaria

1st EWA European Day

30 March 2017
Berlin, Germany

On March, 30th, 2017, the European Water Association will be organising the European Day on the premises of the WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL 2017. Europe has its challenges in the water sector; it is time to face them. In the first session of the one-day conference called “Water Challenges in Europe”, among others, the topic of “Brexit” and its consequences for Britain and hence Europe will be explored. The second session will discuss the Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Water Services in Europe, such as the modernisation of city drainage systems.

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8th Meeting of the OECD Network of Economic Regulators

24 April 2017
Paris, France

Workshop on Regional Co-operation among Regulators

25 April 2017
Paris, France

16th Session of the OECD Regulatory Policy Committee

26 - 27 April 2017
Paris, France

IWA Specialist Group Conference on Performance Indicators

15 - 17 May 2017
Vienna, Austria

Danube Water Conference

17 - 18 May 2017
Vienna, Austria

9th Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative

3 - 4 July 2017

Sludgetech 2017

9 - 13 July 2017

The IWA Specialist Conference on Sludge Management

37th IAHR World Congress

13 - 18 August 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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World Water Week

27 August - 1 September 2017

In 2017, World Water Week will address the theme “water and waste – reduce and reuse”. More information on the event website:

14th IWA/IAHR International Conference on Urban Drainage

10 - 15 September 2017

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Porto Water Innovation Week

24 - 30 September 2017

A set of three major events including decision makers and technicians of utilities, political leaders, regulators, industry and agriculture representatives, startups, SME’s and investors. More information.

Current issue in water supply and sewage - Conference

4 - 8 October 2017
Vodice (Croatia)

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23rd Slovene Water Days 2017

5 - 6 October 2017
Portorož, Slovenia

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WRE Conference and Exhibition on Innovations in Water Reuse

9 - 10 October 2017

Industry leaders, solution providers, technology suppliers, policy makers, researchers, end-users, and consultants will share experiences and perspectives on the current status of water reuse in Europe. More information.

5th Balkans Joint Conference and Exhibition - “Wastewater Challenge”

1 - 3 November 2017
Pristina, Kosovo

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13th EWA Conference: Recent Developments in EU Water Policy

6 - 8 November 2017
Brussels, Belgium

Held in cooperation with the DG Environment of the European Commission, the main objective of the annual EWA Brussels Conference is to establish a dialogue between the European Commission and European water professionals and stakeholders. The topic for this year will be “Recent Development in the EU Water Policy”. More Information.

International Water Forum AQUA UKRAINE

7 - 9 November 2017
Kiev, Ukraine

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Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2017

13 - 16 November 2017
Buenos Aires

The development event for water professionals

International Water Regulators Forum

14 November 2017

The 4th IWRF is organized as an invite only meeting to host high level representatives of regulatory authorities and officials with regulatory and supervisory functions related to the provision of water, sanitation and wastewater management. Find out more

9th Water Exhibition and Forum

15 - 17 November 2017
Belgrade, Serbia

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First International Workshop on Wastewater Management in the Danube River Basin

28 - 29 November 2017


The workshop aims at bringing together the administration (national and local authorities) and utility sectors together with all relevant stakeholders for joint discussions on the following three pillars: Investment & Financing; Management & Operation; Innovation & Technology ; More information.

8th International Young Water Professionals Conference

10 - 13 December 2017
Cape Town (South Africa)

The IYWPC encourages multidisciplinary sharing and learning with sessions that make impact in some “big topics” in the water sector and beyond. Through the offering of technical paper sessions, topical workshops, soft skill learning sessions, networking opportunities and a career fair, the IYWPC will be the “Must Attend” event for young water professionals (YWPs), especially for those wishing to develop their career and progress further into the water sector.

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