10-12 May 2010: Water Utility Conference on “Strategic Opportunities for Future Challenges”
Apr 9th, 2010 |
Brussels, 9 April 2010. From 10 to 12 May 2010, the Water Utility Conference “Opportunities for Future Challenges” will take place in Barcelona, Spain.
The conference will cover key management challenges facing the water sector including organizational structuring and the sustainable size of utilities, innovative strategies to fill the capacity gap and pathways for rapid improvements. It will also cover strategic future challenges for utilities including climate change adaptation, water and energy, pricing and financing, community engagement, legislation and regulations and non revenue water.
Starting with a focus on communications and customer engagement the Utility Management Conference has developed to cover both management and technical challenges and solutions. Defined and developed by utility representatives the conference aims to leverage off the collective knowledge of utilities and the willingness to share experiences and solutions that work.
The conference is organized by the International Water Association (IWA), a global network of water professionals, and Agbar, the leading business group in Spain in integrated management of water cycle. IWA introduced its Utility Management conference series in response to the need to cover the significant challenges for utilities in a single event. This utility conference is the only European utility conference organized by utilities for utilities. It provides a unique opportunity to focus on the strategic challenges and opportunities for water and wastewater utilities and covers the full scope of utility management.
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