Event: Water Innovation Conference

June 21 2018, HR Wallingford, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology

The UK Water Partnership, Hydro Nation, HR Wallingford, and CEH will be hosting a free Water Innovation Conference.

Agenda

10.30: Coffee and Registration

11.00: Plenary session

Welcome and introductions:

HR Wallingford – Bruce Tomlinson,

CEH -Professor Alan Jenkins,

Hydro Nation – Jon Rathjen,

The UK Water Partnership – Tony Rachwal

Q and A session

11.30: Launch the UKWP web based Research and Facilities Register

12.15: Update on LITSON and a Water Accelerator
Q and A session

13.00: Lunch

This event is free to attend will be of key interest to those working within the utilities, academic and business community, as well as policy makers.

If you would like to register please contact Jemma Tuckett ([email protected]) with the following information: name, email, business, position and contact number. Numbers are limited and registration closes on 6 June 2018.

 

New appointment to the Board of The UK Water Partnership

The Board of The UK Water Partnership is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Hans Jensen as a Director of The UK Water Partnership and co-ordinator of Research & Innovation delivery group.

Hans joins The UK Water Partnership from UKWIR (UK Water Industry Research), where he most recently held the position of Chief Executive.

He says: “This is an exciting time to join the Partnership with many prospects and opportunities to explore and plans to deliver. I feel very fortunate to have this opportunity to build upon the considerable achievements of Tony Rachwal and to join such a outstanding team”.

Hans will formally take up the position on 14 November 2018.