09.09.2013 - 31.08.2014
cewas is the international Training Centre for start-ups in the water, sanitation and resource management based in Willisau (Switzerland). The third cewas Start-Up programme is directed at graduates who want to start their own business in the emerging water sector. Within the one-year training programme which will be commencing in September 2013, young entrepreneurs-to-be are supported in the foundation of their business with advanced training modules, business coaching and consulting by international experts and an extensive international network.
07.07.2014 - 09.08.2014
The International Development and Design Summit (IDDS) is a unique, month-long, hands-on, cross-disciplinary, and cross-cultural design event sponsored by USAIDthat brings together participants from all over the globe and focuses on co-creating low-cost technologies to improve the livelihoods of people living in poverty.
Base of the Pyramid (BoP) World Convention & Expo, ITE Headquarters & ITE College Central, Singapore
28.08.2014 - 30.08.2014
A Brave New Marketplace: Unleashing Opportunities at the Base of the Pyramid
This event is a joint initiative from Dutch (Aqua for All, IRC, Simavi, WASTE) and international (BMGF, Euromoney, WB/WSP and the World Toilet Organisation WTO) organisations. The Sanitation Business Matchmaking Estafetta aims to bring full scale sanitation services for the BoP market. The session links investors to sanitation business opportunities and at the same time, strengthen the mechanisms that make these partnerships work.
31.08.2014 - 05.09.2014
Water and Energy - Making the Link
World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place each year in Stockholm. The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. Every year, over 200 collaborating organisations convene events at the World Water Week. In addition, individuals from around the globe present their findings at the scientific workshops.
September 2014 - August 2015
cewas is the international incubator for Start-Ups in water, sanitation and resource management based in Willisau (Switzerland). The fourth cewas Start-Up programme is directed at graduates who want to start their own business or NGO in this field. Young entrepreneurs-to-be are supported in the formation of their Start-Up with advanced training modules, business coaching and consulting by international experts as well as an extensive international network.
15.09.2014 - 19.09.2014
During a 40 year history, 36 WEDC International Conferences have been jointly organized with institutions in Africa and Asia. More than 2400 papers have been presented and discussed, all of which are available for open access download from our website. In 2014, the Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) will be co-hosting the conference with the National University of Civil Engineering, Hanoi, Vietnam. The conference will be held from September 15 - 19, 2014.
21.09.2014 - 26.09.2014
The International Water Association (IWA) organises the high-profile IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition every two years. The 2014 IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition will be held in Lisbon, Portugal.
22.09.2014 - 24.09.2014
Blue Responsibility Award: Manufacturing for a Sustainable Terra Preta Sanitation System
The GCSM 2014 “Blue Responsibility Award: Manufacturing for a Sustainable Terra Preta Sanitation System” intends to stimulate the development of new sustainable sanitation systems that enable the reuse of human excreta. The objective of the competition is to design a sanitation system that creates the maximum value from what is today considered as waste and can be implemented in urban areas of early industrialized as well as emerging countries.
08.10.2014 - 10.10.2014
Note: Originally scheduled in May, AfricaSan 4 has been postponed to October AfricaSan is an AMCOW initiative to help agencies and governments shape strategies for action to realise the eThekwini Commitments on sanitation in Africa. It provides a forum for sanitation technical experts to exchange lessons about approaches and technologies that work best in their local circumstances.
13.10.2014 - 17.10.2014
This annual conference brings together academic research with policy, practice and networking events, focusing on drinking water, sanitation, hygiene and water resources with a strong public health emphasis. It deals with critical concerns relevant to both the developing and developed worlds.