Now Hiring: Innovation Program Manager

Innovation Program Manager POSITION DESCRIPTION Apply by Friday, March 2, 2018. The Innovation Program Manager is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the BREW Accelerator and Pilot Programs for The Water Council. Working with the Executive Management team and reporting to the Vice President of Economic Development, the Program Manager directs the BREW Accelerator, Pilot Program,… Read More

Alliance for Water Stewardship Implementation at the Global Water Center

Alliance for Water Stewardship Implementation at the Global Water Center   By Dylan Waldhuetter, Alliance for Water Stewardship North America – Standard Implementation Manager     The Global Water Center, home to The Water Council and Alliance for Water Stewardship North America, has completed its implementation of the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) International Water Stewardship… Read More

2018 Q4 Member Meeting Recap

2018 Q4 Member Meeting Recap On Thursday, December 7, members of The Water Council met for the final Quarterly Meeting of 2017 hosted by Wipfli CPA’s and Consultants in Wauwatosa. Some of the current topics included the recent trade mission to Israel with Governor Scott Walker, as well as conferences in Nanjing and Beijing, China… Read More

2017 World Water Cities Forum Summary

2017 World Water Cities Forum Summary  By Amy Jensen, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operations Officer In September 2017, I had the honor of representing both The Water Council and the City of Milwaukee at the 2017 World Water Cities Forum (WWCF) held in Gyeongju City, South Korea. The forum, hosted by Mayor Kwon Young-jin… Read More

UWM’s Junhong Chen named one of the world’s most impactful researchers

UWM’s Junhong Chen named one of the world’s most impactful researchers Posted by Laura Lotto from the UWM Report on Nov 17, 2017 A UWM distinguished professor has been named one of world’s most cited academic researchers in the field of engineering by Clarivate Analytics, a leading company that monitors scholarly data. Junhong Chen is… Read More

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