Entries by David Vernon

UKFP – Summer News and Views

The latest UK Flood Partnership newsletter features updates on: Future Events & Conferences; Update on 2018 Activities; News Around the Sector; Update from their chairman and DIT. UKFP newsletter Summer 2018 The UKFP are a strong affiliate member of the UK Water Partnership.

Water Innovation Conference – 21 June 2018

The Water Innovation Conference hosted by UK Water Partnership and made possible by Hydro Nation, the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH) and HR Wallingford, showcased and encouraged collaboration and innovation across the sector. The day long event aimed to bring together leaders of the water innovation sector in the UK as well as discover […]

The UK Water Partnership Business Plan 2018/19

The UK Water Partnership Business plan for 2018/19 aims to: Action the Vision and Strategy for the UKWP, driving the Water First agenda; Combine and integrate each working  stream of operation within the UKWP; Assist with the delivery of each initiative; Develop a plan to engage key stakeholders and the Leadership Council As we focus […]

Catalysing Innovation in the Water Industry

The UKWP, Arup, Apsara Capital, and Twenty65 co-funded a study to identify whether the UK would benefit from a ‘Water Innovation Accelerator Programme’. In summary, the process begun in early 2017 with a desktop study and 40 interviews throughout the water industry. Second phase looked at exploring a pilot phase. Through this process UKWP created […]

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 […]

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. […]

Venturi Innovation Portal: Newsletter Spring 2018

How can technology contribute to resilient flooding solutions? The threat of flooding to our cities, towns, businesses and people is increasing year after year, but are we getting any better at protecting ourselves from this important threat? Continuing advances in technology can help us to become better informed, better prepared and importantly more resilient, rather […]

Advertisement: Seeking Directors of CEGG and R&I

Advertisement: Seeking Directors of CEGG and R&I Mark Lane and Tony Rachwal are deeply saddened to be moving on from their roles as Directors of The UK Water Partnership. Subject to election, Mark will be appointed Master of The Worshipful Company of Water Conservators while Tony is retiring to West Country and will still be […]

Advertisement: Seeking Directors of CEGG and R&I

Mark Lane and Tony Rachwal are deeply saddened to be moving on from their roles as Directors of The UK Water Partnership. Mark has accepted a role as The Master of The Worshipful Company of Water Conservators while Tony is retiring to west country and will still be involved in the Partnership through the Research […]

The UK Water Partnership: A Year in Review

“I commend this Annual Review to you. It highlights the varied and indispensable work that The UK Water Partnership is undertaking to catalyse and enable collaborative UK initiatives for the benefit of stakeholders and society more widely in the water space. I look forward to the next 12 months with confidence, and to a continuing […]