The event will bring together key academics across the GW4 universities, together with external stakeholders from the water industry, government, regulators, charities and funders. This is to hold research focused conversations and start developing a programme of future research and training to aid tackling the global challenges facing our water resources.
The day will involve panel and breakout sessions and will focus on the following topics:
the challenges and research needs to achieve water security
the opportunities for building Water Security Alliance
the mission of the GW4 Water Security Alliance for the next two years
The event will start with registrations and tea/coffee on arrival at 9.30AM and finish at 4.30PM with networking drinks.
Panel members are leading water professionals from across the UK and abroad.