There is the necessity of water utilities to embrace digital solutions – smart and resilient water systems across the water value chain.

This extends from ‘upstream’ supply – including basins, aquifers, potable reuse, desalination, or moisture capture – to ‘downstream’ utility operations and customers.


Enrique Cabrera

The interview to Enrique Cabrera on WaterSolutions magazine is now available. You can download clicking the image.

Become a media partner

As a media partner, you have special access to feature the IWA Digital Water Summit on your publication and get exposed to IWA’s global network of 70.000+ water professionals as you will be listed as official media for the event.

Official media partner

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Social Media

The IWA has a number of social media channels through which you can connect to help stay abreast of events, updates and virtual discussions on the topics you cover. Connect now to uncover stories and find potential interviewees.
Follow the IWA on Facebook or LinkedIn and @iwahq on Twitter to receive updates in advance.

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Media Accreditation

Please apply in advance by sending an email demonstrating your interest and a scan of your press pass or letter from your editor. All registered media will receive a letter of confirmation.

Media passes will be available for collection at the event registration desk. When collecting your media pass you will be required to present the following supporting documents:

  • The letter of confirmation issued by the conference organisers;
  • An official national press card; OR
  • Photo ID and an official letter signed by their publisher, editor or news director stating your role;

Unsigned letters will not be accepted. Freelance media are required to provide an indication of the news organisation or publication engaging their services.
Applicants who submitted their applications for media accreditation prior to the deadline will be notified on their application status within ten working days of submission.

On-site registration

On-site registrants should bring both a letter of assignment and a valid press card to the Congress onsite registration desk.

Remote Services

Our on-site communications team is happy to facilitate Skype, TV and Radio interviews with key experts. All press releases and news coming out of the week will be published on this page.

Media Contacts

Rui Veras

Rui Veras
Marketing and Communications Director (Interim)
Mob. +31 6 29 05 55 22


Ulrike Kelm
Communications Manager

Mob. +31 615 903 155

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