WISRAN selected as a most promising Ag startup by UC-Davis

BREW ACCELERATOR COMPANY TO PITCH AT UC-DAVIS INNOVATION SHOWCASE By Meghan Jensen, VP Marketing & Communications for The Water Council In November of 2014, Arsalan Lodhi used his guiding passion to help customers improve profits and founded WISRAN, an Agtech company providing live farming intelligence through a platform that measures time variations of farming activities… Read More

The Water Council Receives Economic Development Award from IEDC

THE WATER COUNCIL RECEIVES EXCELLENCE IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AWARD FROM INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL The Water Council of Milwaukee, WI, received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for its BREW Accelerator program. The honor was presented at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 27, during the IEDC… 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


The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s Development Finance Institution, this week welcomed The Water Council to the OPIC Partners Program. The Milwaukee-based Water Council aligns the world’s freshwater industry and research communities to promote access to water technology and innovation as a key pillar of economic development. As a participant in the… Read More