World Water Congress & Exhibition 2018
The IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition brings over 5,500 water, environment and related professionals from more than 100 countries and offers new insights into how pioneering science, technological innovation and leading practices shape the major transformation in water management that is underway.
The IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition is the global event for water professionals covering the entire water cycle. As the Congress rotates through cities and countries each event has an extra emphasis on issues of specific interest to the region. The 2018 edition taking place in Tokyo will have as key focus the digital economy, megacities, diffusion of innovation, disaster resilience and sustainability. Check the draft programme online.
IMPREX partner Ertug Ercin will participate in the conference and present his on-going work dealing with water-related risks to the agri-food sector. At the conference, he will be presenting on how EU is impacting global water resources as well as on the rice vulnerability of the EU's and Japan's economies under climate change.