Water is a scarce resource that requires diversified solutions to ensure water security to humans and the environment. The world needs competent professionals trained to apply the latest and newest methods, technologies, and solutions. At the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition IWA water experts – through their Specialist Group / Task Group -will deliver training sessions prepared to enhance professional competences of specific water professionals. The focus is in the following areas:
- Regulating the Water Energy Nexus
- Developing Performance assessment and improvement plans
- Climate Smart Utilities
- Developing and implementing Infrastructure Asset Management
- Modelling Activated Sludge Plants
- How to implement the Human Right to Water and Sanitation
There are training sessions during the Congress, for which congress registration is required. And training sessions post Congress for which Congress attendance is not required. These IWA training sessions have defined learning objectives and use interactive learning methods. Upon request, participants will be provided with a certificate of attendance.
More Skill Development at the Congress
Professional development is one of the central components of IWA World Water Congress. All sessions will have defined learning outcomes to add extra value for the attending. Technical sessions, workshops and posters will help update your knowledge and connect you with leading experts; Master Lectures provide in-depth technical content from experts; while skill development sessions are focus on all-important soft skills, including communications, writing and networking skills. For those attending for the first time, don’t miss the session on optimising your conference attendance. We will provide more information on the sessions available soon.