Michael Bednar-Brandt
Bednar-Brandt Innovation


Valentina D’Aniello


Vikki Williams

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George Kibala Bauer

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José Diaz-Caneja


Cecilia Wennberg

Digital Water Summit Speakers to include:

  • Magnus Arnell, RISE Research Institute of Sweden/Lund  University
  • Francisco Cubillo, Inter-American Development Bank
  • Eric Voost, Waternet
  • Koch Cosmin, Acciona
  • William Sarni, Water Foundry
  • And many more!

Discover the companies who will be present at the Summit:

“We can’t achieve net zero without digital tools, without knowing measuring to manage. Digital Water is an integral part of how we address these challenges.”


Oliver Grievson, Chair of the IWA Digital Water Programme

Water and wastewater utilities must embrace digital solutions

“Digital water is already here” is the clear message after interviewing utility executives and leading experts from around the globe. From big data solutions to advanced management of the distribution network to digital customer engagement programs, nearly all utilities we talked to have begun the digital transformation journey. While the transformation is not always easy, with ageing infrastructure, inadequate investment, changing climate and demographics, digital water is now seen not as an ‘option’ but as an ‘imperative.

Critical discussions into the future of sustainable water management

The first edition of the Digital Water Summit will gather world-renowned experts on digitalisation of the water sector, who will be involved in plenary sessions, interactive demonstrations of digital solutions, interactive discussions, side events, exhibitions, technical visits, and social events. Utilities and solution providers will be sharing experiences and solutions in a practical setting, maximising access to relevant information and networking opportunities.

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