Programme

Overview

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November 5, 2021
3:00 pm
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 5, 2021
9:30 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 3, 2021
1:45 pm
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 5, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 4, 2021
12:45 pm
Large amounts of fine sediment accumulate in some lakes, disturbing the ecosystem. By reusing this fine sediment and Building with Nature techniques, a new island group is growing in the Markermeer, a large freshwater lake in the center of The...
November 4, 2021
9:00 am
Kick-off the subtheme of Clean Water & Ecosystem Restoration by Ellis Penning Clean Water and Ecosystem Restoration: linking high level policy ambitions to down-to-earth implementation of nature-based solutions Dr. Ellis Penning is an expert in the field of Nature based...
November 4, 2021
12:30 pm
Photo copyrights: © SIAAP Jean Pierre Tabuchi is project manager in the health and environment department at SIAAP, the Ile-de-France public sanitation service. The SIAAP’s main mission is to process the waste water from the Paris urban area to contribute towards reaching...
November 3, 2021
9:00 am
Photo: JACK SIMANZIK  Dr Gessche Grützmacher kick-off the subtheme Reuse, Recycle and Recover.
November 3, 2021
12:30 pm
Emile Cornelissen provide the plenary keynote after the lunch for the subtheme Reuse, Recycle and Recover
November 5, 2021
9:00 am
 Bart van den Hurk kick-off the subtheme Risk and Reslience
November 5, 2021
12:30 pm
Henk Ovink provide the plenary keynote after the lunch for the subtheme Risk and Resilience
November 5, 2021
12:45 pm
Storing, retaining and managing water on roofs is growing as a robust strategy in the challenge of climate adaptation in Amsterdam. With city developers, investors, real estate managers (social housing and commercial), policy makers and innovative technical partners the concept...
November 3, 2021
9:30 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 4, 2021
9:30 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 3, 2021
12:45 pm
Objectives: (1) Sharing Dutch knowledge and expertise in international perspective on Saline Water & Food Systems by means of a general overview and global inspiring cases from private sector, knowledge institutes and NGOs on technology, innovation, research, and advisory services (2)...
November 4, 2021
4:00 pm
The power of sport to make a sustainable & environmental impact The TFIW symposium is the launch of The Future is Water program, an initiative of the Royal Dutch Water Sports Association & sports marketing agency TIG Sports, and partner...
November 3, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 4, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 4, 2021
2:15 pm
Join this vibrant session where the next generation water professionals will present out-of-the-box ideas! Since 24 October international participants (both students and young professionals with a passion for water and sustainability) with a diverse backgrounds and experiences worked on out-of-the-box...
November 4, 2021
2:15 pm
Meet Dutch Water Innovation & Olympic Sailing Athletes The Netherlands Pavilion, an initiative of (the) Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) and Water Alliance, welcomes The Future is Water delegation at their booth for a drink and a bite and to meet...
November 1, 2021
3:00 pm
How do you accelerate adaption in cities and scale it up to other cities? How to use the initiatives and platforms that are already working on accelerating and scaling up adaption? During this session we will dive into the subject...
November 1, 2021
12:00 pm
Along the lines of several business cases we will be discussing innovative solutions where Dutch Water Sector has been working on local challenges in the UK and Spain. One of the example business cases will focus on surface water, operation &...
November 2, 2021
12:00 pm
More information will follow!
November 2, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 1, 2021
4:30 pm
Adaption for All “Florida has more in common with the Netherlands than one might think”, may not be the first statement that comes to mind when we talk about flood control. The statement may be true for the large engineered...
November 2, 2021
3:15 pm
This is the session where we wrap up all the ideas, experiences and initiatives discussed during AIWW2021 and shared in the different sessions together with the Mayor of Rotterdam, Ahmed Aboutaleb, the Director for Quality of Life in DG Environment,...
November 2, 2021
10:00 am
The second webinar of AIWW 2021 will be based on the topic: Leveraging the power of collaboration and multi-stakeholder engagement: enablers, challenges and way forward Preliminary speakers will be: Henk Ovink (Special Envoy to United Nations for Water, NL) and...
November 2, 2021
9:00 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 1, 2021
5:00 pm
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 1, 2021
3:00 pm
All around the world we belong to a watershed, dependent on all tributary rivers and their constant flow. How we care for these rivers affects all life in the watershed. Therefore we would like to share perspectives on rivers in...
November 1, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 2, 2021
12:00 pm
Clarifying a uniform process for a Wastewater treatment plant to produce safe resources. With this thematical session AquaMinerals / Waternet introduces the topic of improved resource recovery. The goal is to clarify the steps that a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP)...
November 1, 2021
3:00 pm
More information will follow!
November 2, 2021
2:00 pm
This session will explore 3 case studies where compelling NbS opportunities have been designed alongside financial and policy analysis. We will explore the opportunities and the challenges in the landscape examples as well as discuss vital issues related to bankability,...
November 1, 2021
12:00 pm
More information will follow.
November 1, 2021
2:00 pm
Adding Dutch Blue to Green Agenda for Western Balkans Balkan cities often share similar challenges related to sustainable water management. Regional Dutch Embassies and Dutch Enterprise Agency RVO identified two themes of interest for the Dutch water sector: flood risk management & wastewater...
November 1, 2021
10:00 am
We hope you are as excited as we are to start exploring this year’s theme of ‘Blue-Green Deals with Integrated Solutions’ together with Minister of infrastructure and water management, Barbara Visser, Head of cabinet for First Vice-President of the European...
November 2, 2021
2:00 pm
Port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Learn about the latest technological innovations in industrial wastewater circularity as our panelists discuss projects at the forefront of recovering valuable resources from industry brines. Will ‘mining’ resources from industrial brine be key for Europe’s...
November 1, 2021
5:00 pm
A North – South perspective Resilience affects all urban centers in the Americas, particularly those located in coastal areas. Best practices and strategies vary between countries and between varying states of economic and urban development. This session presents transformational cases...
November 2, 2021
1:00 pm
Opportunities and catalysts for water related challenges. European Investment Bank (EIB) will be part of this session, together with other speakers. More information on this will follow. Juan Bofill- EU Taxonomy for sustainable activities, more information can be found here.
November 2, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 1, 2021
1:00 pm
The first webinar of AIWW 2021 will be based on the topic: Water as a carrier of information: Harnessing the potential of data in digitalization in water. More information on speakers will follow.
November 2, 2021
2:00 pm
“Social inclusion is a key dimension in water management and climate adaptation. It contributes to more sustainable and equitable water solutions for both people and ecosystems. However, in practice, it is not always easy to conduct inclusive processes. Even more...
November 2, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 2, 2021
12:00 pm
The session focusses on increasing global pressure on urban water resources exacerbated by climate change and rapid urbanisation. The session will present three case studies at different levels of implementation and scaling on the role of landscape solutions in mitigating...
November 1, 2021
12:00 pm
Round Table on Religion & Water As a follow up of the Amsterdam Agreement ‘Values-based action’ (AIWW 2019), we continue the critical conversations about the role of religion in water and climate challenges. The focus this time will be on:...
November 2, 2021
9:00 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 1, 2021
10:45 am
AIWW invited researchers, organisations, project managers, innovators, implementers, city governments, agricultural experts and water utilities to submit an abstract of their work within the 3 core subthematic categories: 1. Clean Water and Ecosystem restoration, 2. Reuse, Recycle and Recover, 3....
November 2, 2021
8:30 am
Global challenges and local solutions Contributions from: Jelle Beekma (Asian Development Bank (ADB), Bas Bruning (The Salt Doctors), Herman Mondeel (Witteveen+Bos), Luong Phuoc Vinh (Eurofins Sac Ky Hai Dang Co. Ltd.) & Rasoul D. Mikkelsen (Royal Eijkelkamp), and Jacqueline Barendse...
November 1, 2021
2:00 pm
This AGRO session marks an important point in the  (private, public and research) of the water and food sectors to give form to the NL international ambition to increase water security and water safety in the world for people, plants...
November 1, 2021
2:00 pm
The aim of this session is to share experience and vision of private sector on how to deal with water scarcity risks, in the right context, at the local level. We want to share how companies deal with the fact...
November 1, 2021
10:45 am
This session will include the speakers: Rajiv Ranjan Mishra (Director GeneralNational Mission For Clean Ganga (NMCG), Ministry Of Jal Shakti, Government Of India), Kalpana Maraj (Masters student in Chemical Engineering at the University of Cape Town) and Avanti Pethe presenting...

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