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

Q4 Member Meeting Recap – December 2016

December 6th marked The Water Council’s final Quarterly Member Meeting of 2016. The meeting served as a comprehensive introduction to the ICE (Innovation Commercialization Exchange) Institute and The Water Council’s new Membership Benefits & Dues Structure to its members. Read More

“Bourbon Gumbo” findings: #2 was #1

Bourbon Street in New Orleans frequently has stagnant water sitting along the curbs at all hours of the day, rain or shine. Due to the nature and atmosphere of Bourbon Street, some locals refer to this water as “Bourbon Gumbo.” Microbe Detectives decided to investigate. 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