The Emerging Technologies & Innovation Pavilion & Forum


The programme is sponsored by:

Isle in partnership with IWA created the Emerging Technologies & Innovation Pavilion and Programme (ET&IPP) encompassing of a Pavilion (stand 812) and four Emerging Technology TAG-forum sessions in the conference program. Isle is an independent, global operating consultancy that aims to accelerate the market uptake of innovative solutions. For ET&IPP, Isle has undertaken a thorough due diligence and has invited twelve final selected tech companies to pitch their unique, unmatched and high quality technology at the pavilion through a soapbox pitch and in the TAG-forum sessions in the conference programme.

At the pavilion there will be daily award ceremonies, social events, pitches and interact with end-users, industry professionals, investors and scientist. This is the place where you will learn about the direction of tomorrow’s water world. The companies at the pavilion and in the TAG-forum sessions are:


  • Clear Water Science – Memfree: Removes pollutants from water
  • Emefcy – MABR: Membrane aerated biofilm reactor for energy efficient wastewater treatment
  • Hydro-dis: Water disinfection technique that uses the electro catalytic break down
  • LG Sonic: Algae control devices
  • Metaflush: A valveless toilet flushing system
  • Geointeractive: Rapid 3D Photomapping
  • Liquid Integrity Systems: Provides a solution to detect leaks in large liquid storage facilities
  • RedEye: Is the first purpose built cloud and mobile engineering drawing management solution
  • UVS Trenchless Technology: Develops, supplies and services reliable equipment used for condition assessment of pipeline networks and water resources.

The schedule of the ET&IPP programme between 10th-13th of September*:

Monday 10th Tuesday 11th Wednesday 12th Thursday 13th
08:30 Pavilion opens: coffee 08:30 Pavilion opens: coffee 08:30 Pavilion opens: coffee 08:30 Pavilion opens: coffee
09:40-10:00 Soapbox Clear Water Science 09:40-10:00 Soapbox Hydro-dis 09:40-10:00 Soapbox RedEyeDMS  
10:30-12:00 Emerging technologies TAG  (conference room 12) 10:30-12:00 Emerging technologies TAG (conference room 12) 10:30-12:00 Emerging technologies TAG (conference room 12)  
12:30-12:50 Soapbox
Emefcy – MABR
12:30-12:50 soapbox
LG Sonic
12:30-12:50 Soapbox
UVS Trenchless Technology
12:50-13:10 Soapbox
12:50-13:10 Soapbox Metaflush 12:50-13:10 Soapbox
Liquid Integrity Systems
15:10-15:25 Sponsor presentation: Xylem 15:10-15:25 Sponsor presentation: John Holland 15:10-15:25 Isle/IWA Innovation Award: presented by John Holland  
17:00-18:00 IWA/Isle networking drink (IWA stand 301) 17:00-18:00 Isle behind the scene + Q&A with the Chairman Piers Clark  17:00-18:00 Networking drink: Global TAG Awards presented by Xylem