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

Seven Countries Seven U.S. States

SEVEN COUNTRIES, SEVEN U.S. STATES AND SEVEN WISCONSIN COMMUNITIES By: Meghan Jensen, VP Marketing & Communications While 20,000 water quality professionals were recently in Chicago for the Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) Technical Exhibition & Conference, we teamed up with WEF to host a tour of Milwaukee’s water-centric city and a networking lunch with Water Council… Read More

Jiangsu Pump Industry Association Visits the Global Water Center

Chinese Delegation Makes a Quick Detour to Milwaukee to See Where Water Works The Water Council was pleased to welcome representatives from the Jiangsu Pump Industry Association to visit and tour the Global Water Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Chinese delegation was in the United States originally to attend the 2017 Pump & Turbo Symposia… Read More

ChuZhou Delegation Closes Visit by Signing MOU With The Water Council

Delegation’s visit included meetings with key partners across the City of Milwaukee The Water Council and The Mathie Group welcomed Li Jin, Deputy Mayor, ChuZhou Municipal Government, Fusheng Zhang, Deputy Secretary General, ChuZhou Municipal Government, Zhi Yao, Senior Advisor, Najiao District Government, Yanyong Wang, Director, ChuZhou Bureau of Science and Technology, Feng Zhang, Director, Nanquiao… Read More

Danish Businesses Visit Milwaukee

A relationship in the making By: Meghan Jensen, VP Marketing & Communications, The Water Council ORIGINS In November of 2016, I had the pleasure of participating in the Great Water Cities Summit in Aarhus, Denmark presented by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) to speak about Milwaukee’s water innovation network. Aarhus, Denmark’s second largest City (and for me home of the Jensen’s),… Read More

Wisconsin represented at IFAT 2016

Delegation’s Goal Was to Increase Awareness for Milwaukee as U.S. Market Entry Point Milwaukee 7, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, and The Water Council sent a delegation to Messe München, Germany in late May to attend IFAT 2016. IFAT is the World’s leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management. With over 3,000… Read More

Hong Kong Trade Director Visits Global Water Center

Meeting encouraged trade between Hong Kong and Wisconsin Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) hosted Mr. Steve Barclay, Director, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office – New York, at the Global Water Center on May 19, 2016. Mr. Barclay met with Mark Hogan, CEO, WEDC, to discuss strategies on cooperation and trade between Hong Kong and… Read More

Ambassador and Consul General of Switzerland Visits Global Water Center

Welcome Swiss Consul General The Water Council and Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation welcomed Ambassador André Schaller, Consul General of Switzerland in New York, Fabian Stiefvater, Head Swiss Business Hub USA in New York – Federal Department of Foreign Affairs/Switzerland Global Enterprise, and Claudine Haeni, Swiss Trade Commissioner in Chicago to the Global Water Center on… Read More