A letter from Dean: Water Summit 2016

As communities near and far experience water shortages and contamination, the world is in dire need of resilient strategies to address this global calamity. We need a multi-dimensional approach that addresses water use, the investment in development of new innovative products, and policy solutions that will reinvent how we live and work with water. Water… Read More

White House Water Summit – Call to Action!

Dear Water Council Members & Partners, On March 22, 2016, the Administration will host a White House Water Summit to raise awareness of water issues in the United States, and to catalyze ideas and action plans to build a sustainable and secure water future through innovative solutions. This event, which builds on the December 15, 2015 White House Roundtable… Read More

Sponsor Water Summit 2016

A letter from Dean Amhaus, President & CEO, to our water network: 2015 was a truly phenomenal year for The Water Council and Water Summit as we significantly expanded our partnerships around the world. As organizations, cities, countries, and governments look to Milwaukee as the model city for water technology innovation, Water Summit 2016 will be the… Read More

University Club International Water Panel

Wednesday, June 24 | 3:30 p.m. $20++ Per Person Join us as some of the world’s leading experts in water technology visit the University Club on Wednesday, June 24, to share how global collaboration is furthering the development of cutting edge water technologies. This event will be held at the conclusion of the annual Water… Read More


Veolia, The Water Council and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation announce mentorship program to attract entrepreneurs  MILWAUKEE,  April 16, 2015 –  Veolia, The Water Council and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation have reached an agreement to launch a national competition to support entrepreneurship and economic development while fostering sustainability efforts in the field of water…. Read More

Investments in Water Innovation Week: BREW Batch II Reception & Recap

The Water Council is pleased to report that Investments in Water Innovation Week was a great success, from our announcement with JPMorgan Chase & Co., our win at the inaugural Wisconsin Innovation Awards, to The BREW Batch II Welcome Reception. The week was packed with exciting events where many new connections were undoubtedly fostered. The BREW Batch… Read More

French Ambassador Delattre Visits Global Water Center, MOU Signed

Ambassador of France to the United States François Delattre toured the Global Water Center during his visit to Milwaukee, Tuesday, April 29. The Center, established by The Water Council in 2013, houses water industry startup companies, research lab space and university operations, including several American subsidiaries of French water technology companies, including Veolia Environment, Ijinus,… Read More