The View From Europe

THE VIEW FROM EUROPE An Interview with Overseas Member, Andreas Fleishmann   By: Beverley Ferrara, European Representative at The Water Council   Tailored for success A number of European companies from Spain, the United Kingdom and Germany have joined TWC during the past year through Overseas Membership. Benefits include connections to US market stakeholders, soft… Read More

Two new global call-for-solutions launched

Two new global call-for-solutions launched Do you have a solution for softening wastewater from coal-fired power plants or perhaps a bright innovation for detecting bacteria? If so, you’ll be interested in two new water challenges from China and Israel that have been launched by the Global Water Tech Hub Alliance. Open until June 18, 2019, applicants… Read More

China Investment Corporation visits Milwaukee

China Investment Corporation visits Milwaukee   By: Taylor Baseheart, Communications Manager for The Water Council     On April 20, 2018, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation welcomed the China Investment Corporation Delegation to Wisconsin at the Global Water Center followed by a tour of Rockwell Automation down the street. The delegation heard from representatives from… Read More

Exporting and international assistance

Exporting and international assistance Attention Wisconsin water tech companies! The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s (WEDC) International Business Development Division is structured to focus on markets with the greatest purchasing power for Wisconsin products. To help Wisconsin companies build strategies to meet today’s global imperative, WEDC’s team of Market Development Directors works with other state agencies… Read More

2017 World Water Cities Forum Summary

2017 World Water Cities Forum Summary  By Amy Jensen, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operations Officer In September 2017, I had the honor of representing both The Water Council and the City of Milwaukee at the 2017 World Water Cities Forum (WWCF) held in Gyeongju City, South Korea. The forum, hosted by Mayor Kwon Young-jin… Read More

UWM’s Junhong Chen named one of the world’s most impactful researchers

UWM’s Junhong Chen named one of the world’s most impactful researchers Posted by Laura Lotto from the UWM Report on Nov 17, 2017 A UWM distinguished professor has been named one of world’s most cited academic researchers in the field of engineering by Clarivate Analytics, a leading company that monitors scholarly data. Junhong Chen is… Read More

Wisconsin Delegation to Israel Returns Home After Successful Trade Mission

WISCONSIN DELEGATION TO ISRAEL RETURNS HOME AFTER SUCCESSFUL TRADE MISSION Posted by the WEDC  on Nov 2, 2017 Governor Scott Walker, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Secretary and CEO Mark R. Hogan, and the rest of the 16-member Wisconsin delegation are returning to Wisconsin Thursday after a successful trade mission to Israel that focused on developing… Read More

Road to Global Entrepreneur Summit begins in MKE

 Road to Global Entrepreneurship Summit: Milwaukee Milwaukee will garner national and international attention in November as it hosts the “Road to GES.” Milwaukee was selected as one of three principal U.S. cities to help raise awareness in the lead up to the eighth annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad, India on November 28-30, 2017. Milwaukee… Read More