Member Benefits & Pricing

join the hub where water works™

The Water Council (TWC) connects our members to the water industry at large, convenes thought leaders from across the globe to the World Water Hub and provides members a platform to showcase their innovative solutions on a global stage.


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  • Invitations to targeted B2B sessions with visiting entities
  • Preferred registration to Water Leaders Summit, networking events, workshops and webinars
  • Access to member meetings throughout the year
  • Invitations to global delegation visits and overseas trade missions
  • Discounted event and meeting space in the Global Water Center
  • Host TWC networking events at your facility
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  • Access to robust network of entrepreneurs and startups
  • Connection to a network of academic and federal laboratories and researchers
  • Support/assistance from dedicated European representative
  • Government procurement and contracting resources and export training
  • Connections to supply chain, distributors, contract manufacturers, engineering support, professional services and more
  • B2B matchmaking supported by TWC’s online Global Directory
  • Access to funding programs
  • Assistance identifying pilot demonstration sites and partners
  • Access to a diverse network of global partners and national and international members
  • Access to pipeline of prospective employees from interns/entry-level to executive-level talent
  • Referrals to help find office and research space in the Milwaukee area


  • Primary logo placement on TWC website
  • Customized member profile hosted on TWC’s online Global Directory
  • Alignment with leading Water Technology Cluster through use of TWC member logo on marketing collateral
  • Leverage TWC communication channels to amplify upcoming events, news releases and open positions
  • Speaking and guest blogging opportunities as subject matter experts
  • Priority sponsorship opportunities for TWC programs and Water Leaders Summit
  • Personalized facility tour of the Global Water Center for your team, suppliers and potential customers


annual member rates

Water Technology Industry

Tier 1: $8,500
Over $50 million in revenue

Tier 2: $3,500
$10 million-$50 million in revenue

Tier 3: $1,500
Under $10 million in revenue

Startup: $500
For-profit water technology business less than 10 years old with less than $1 million in revenue.

Overseas Member: $1,500
Non-U.S. companies

Academics and Nonprofits

Tier 1: $2,500
More than 10,000 students

Tier 2: $1,000
Under 10,000 students

Nonprofit/Association: $500
The Water Council does not offer reciprocity to members of other nonprofits/associations. Member benefits are reserved for those employed by the organization.

Public Sector/municipal Utility

Tier 1: $5,000
More than 300,000 customers

Tier 2: $1,500
Under 300,000 customers

Private utility

Tier 1: $6,500
More than 300,000 customers

Tier 2: $4,000
Under 300,000 customers

Non-Water Tech Industry

Water Champion: $4,500
Reserved for companies not in the water tech sector that want to support The Water Council’s mission