WaterTAP To Host Third World Water-Tech Summit in October

The Water Technology Acceleration Project (WaterTAP) is pleased announce that it will host its third World Water-Tech North America Summit at Toronto?s Hyatt Regency Hotel, Oct. 6-8, 2015.
This year?s summit will focus on building smart, resilient cities through the development and adoption of advanced water technologies. The agenda will feature leading municipalities, technology providers and active investors looking for game-changing solutions.
Already, more than 30 of the world?s leading water experts have confirmed to speak at the summit, including:

  • Paul Gagliardo, Manager, Innovation Development Programme, American Water, USA
  • Mehul Patel, GWRS Programme Manager, Orange County Water District, USA
  • Cindy Wallis-Lage, President, Global?Water?Business, Black & Veatch, USA
  • Michael Dixon, General Manager, Smarter Cities, IBM, USA
  • Steven Kloos, Partner, True North Venture Partners, USA
  • Helge Daebel, Investment Director, Emerald Technology Ventures, Canada

The summit also brings international water speakers to Toronto, with this year?s faculty featuring:

  • Tianyi Wang, CEO, China Everbright Water, China
  • Eric Landais, Managing Director, Blue Orange, France

?This annual summit is a great opportunity to showcase everything Ontario has to offer as a hub for water technology innovation and investment,? said WaterTAP?s new president and CEO, Dr. Peter Gallant. ?We look forward to hosting the world?s leading players in smart water technology and wastewater recycling and to facilitating partnerships between municipalities, technology companies and investors.?
Sponsors of the summit include smart grid leader FATHOM, Toronto-based water-tech investor XPV Capital, the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) and WRAIN.
Early registration is now open at www.worldwatertechnorthamerica.com.


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