Join Our Development Event for Overseas Companies

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I’m pleased to invite you to our second Milwaukee post-WEFTEC business development event for U.K. and European companies October 20-22. We’ve created a thought-provoking agenda to facilitate a meaningful exchange of ideas and strategies: from engaging with new, powerful panels to small group discussions featuring water specialists, state government officials, utility partners and industry C-suite executives, and, of course, through personal networking.

View From Europe: Looking Back & Moving Forward on a Spanish Partnership

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Sometimes looking back is the best way to envision the future. I was reminded of this during a recent conversation with Xavier Amores, cluster manager at the Catalan Water Partnership (CWP) in Spain. He reminded us that it was almost time to renew our partnership, which was signed in Chicago back in 2018.

View From Europe: Opportunity Abounds to Enter U.S. Market

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For many firms, expanding into the US is attractive in theory, but daunting in practice. It’s even more challenging given current travel restrictions. Realizing the value of convening groups to share insights and ideas, The Water Council recently launched a new initiative to make it easier for European firms to connect with other water professionals in our ecosystem and with each other.

View From Europe: Virtual Travels

What happens when well-laid plans for participating in 2020 European conferences and events get upturned? Instead of hitting the road, The Water Council’s Beverley Ferrara and Karen Frost created virtual roadshows to explore opportunities with current and potential new partners and members in the UK, Spain, the Netherlands and Germany. MORE