International Water Week Amsterdam November 4 - 8, 2013

  • 12 May, 2013
  • Aquatech
  • Amsterdam

'Integrated water solutions for a green economy'

By 2050, most of the world population will live in urban deltas. How do we face the many water challenges that will arise within these urban areas? The answers can be found during the International Water Week Amsterdam, established in 2011 as an event dedicated to integrated solutions. A unique combination of activities and events, such as the International Water Week conference, Aquatech Amsterdam, the Industrial Leaders forum and a Young Professionals Programme, will draw thousands of international water professionals to Amsterdam between the 4th and 8th of November 2013.

The International Water Week Amsterdam crosses the borders between water and energy, water and food, as well as water, spatial planning and architecture. It bridges the devides between coastal engineering, water and sanitation, policy, science and suppliers. The call for papers deadline has nearly passed (15th of may) and the programme is taking shape. Registration for the IWW conference opens on the 1st of June, 2013. The International Water Week Amsterdam is organized by the International Water Association (IWA), the Netherlands Water Partnership, International Water Conferences (IWC) and Amsterdam RAI. For more information about International Water Week, please visit:

An added bonus: this is the year to visit Amsterdam
Amsterdam is the capital of one of the world’s most low lying and densely populated urban deltas in the world, the ideal location to experience solutions for a green economy in urban deltas. An added bonus is the fact that 2013 is a very special year for Amsterdam. In celebration of several incredible milestones such as the opening of the renovated Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and the celebration of 400 anniversary of the Canal Ring, the year will be chock-full of exciting events. Visitors of the International Water Week can enjoy many tours, benefits, and discounts during their stay in Amsterdam.

About Aquatech Global Events
Established in 1964, Aquatech Global Events organises the world's leading trade events in the process, drinking and waste water technology sectors in Europe, the USA, China and India which are visited by professionals from all parts of the water industry, attracting policy-makers, top-level businesses, specialists, engineers and those who apply the technology in practice. More information can be found at

The Aquatech events:
WQA Aquatech USA 2014: 18-21 March, Orlando (FL), USA
Aquatech India 2014: 06-08 April, Delhi NCR, India
Aquatech China 2014: 26–28 May 2013, Shanghai, China
Aquatech Amsterdam 2013: 5-8 November 2013, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
International Water Week 2013: 4-8 November 2013, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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