8 Ways to Engage at WEFTEC 2016

Stay connected with Wisconsin companies and Water Council Members here, visit booth #3145 and follow us on Twitter @TheWaterCouncil and #WISWATER. 1. Taste Sustainable Beer It’s back and better than ever! Join us on Sept. 27 from 4:00-6:00 PM in the WEF Innovation Pavilion, booth #3129 for Session 437 – Potent Potables: Water Reuse Beer… Read More


Once again, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and The Water Council partnered together to represent Wisconsin at the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC). This year, it took place at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago. WEFTEC is the largest assembly of water and wastewater products and services in the world. It hosts… Read More

Online Water Research and Collaboration Ecosystem to Launch at International Water Technology Show

  The Water Council and the innovationExchange rollout the Global Water Port – the most comprehensive tool of its kind. In conjunction with its participation at WEFTEC®, the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference taking place in Chicago Sept. 26-30, The Water Council will launch the Global Water Port (www.globalwaterport.com), an online research… Read More

8 Ways to Engage With Water Council Members & Partners At WEFTEC 2015

1. Sewage Brewage SMACK DOWN  WEFTEC15 will host the first ever sewage brewage SMACK DOWN as the two titans of treatment enter the ring at WEF’s Innovation Pavilion on Sept. 29 at 4 PM. The Beast of the East—Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewer District—takes on the Best of the West—Oregon’s Clean Water Services in a duel to the last drop. 2. Build… Read More

US Commercial Service Assistance at WEFTEC

We are pleased to announce the ShowTime program, conducted at WEFTEC 2014 by the U.S. Commercial Service of the U.S. Department of Commerce. WEFTEC is a participant of the 2014 International Buyer Program and exhibitors are offered free services from the U.S. Department of Commerce as part of the program.   Environment Specialists from U.S. Embassies… Read More

Wisconsin Delegation in Action at WEFTEC 2014

The Wisconsin  Water Delegation to WEFTEC 2014 in New Orleans will be in full action during our inaugural trip to the world’s largest water technology convention! With roughly 50 organizations comprised of established companies, academia and start-ups with headquarters or substantial operations in Wisconsin exhibiting at this year’s show, Wisconsin’s water cluster will be nicely represented…. Read More

Tap into The Water Council’s network at WEFTEC 2014 – Panel Discussion

To conclude Investments in Water Innovation Week, the WEDC held an informational panel discussion that detailed the efforts that they have been undertaking to make sure that the inaugural Wisconsin Innovation Pavilion at WEFTEC 2014 is a success. The presented and discussed topics of ways to get involved with the Pavilion, best practices and strategies when attending,… Read More

Wisconsin’s 2014 WEFTEC Look Book

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is creating a “look book” that will be distributed at WEFTEC, and also shared with foreign attendees and delegations before their arrival, to help connect Wisconsin water-sector companies with potential international buyers. The “look book” is intended to provide information on export-ready Wisconsin companies with water technology solutions to… Read More

WEFTEC 2013 Events

The 86th annual Water Environment Federation’s Technology Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) was held October 5-9, 2013 at the McCormick Place in downtown Chicago, IL. WEFTEC is the largest water-technology conference in North America, hosting over 17,000 attendees each year. If you attended the event, you may have  noticed that it was nearly impossible to turn… Read More