China Investment Corporation visits Milwaukee

China Investment Corporation visits Milwaukee   By: Taylor Baseheart, Communications Manager for The Water Council     On April 20, 2018, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation welcomed the China Investment Corporation Delegation to Wisconsin at the Global Water Center followed by a tour of Rockwell Automation down the street. The delegation heard from representatives from… Read More

Cows, data and affordability

Cows, data and affordability A roundup of the 2018 Mini-Water Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C.   By: Meghan Jensen, VP Marketing & Communications for The Water Council     On April 26 we partnered with A. O. Smith Corporation to hold our second mini-Water Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. called “Building an Innovative Future for… Read More

Exporting and international assistance

Exporting and international assistance Attention Wisconsin water tech companies! The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s (WEDC) International Business Development Division is structured to focus on markets with the greatest purchasing power for Wisconsin products. To help Wisconsin companies build strategies to meet today’s global imperative, WEDC’s team of Market Development Directors works with other state agencies… Read More

Future Water Leaders Fund Student Scholarship

Future Water Leaders Fund Student Scholarship PURPOSE OF SCHOLARSHIP This scholarship is provided jointly by The Water Council, Neroli Salon & Spas and Aveda Institutes. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist in funding student endeavors in water, which could range from study abroad programs that are water related, to actual projects such as… Read More

WATER TECHNOLOGY CLUSTER DATA INTERNSHIP

WATER TECHNOLOGY CLUSTER DATA INTERNSHIP  SUMMARY OF POSITION:  Validate and update water technology cluster database for Wisconsin and Illinois  Candidate will work with The Water Council and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) to input/update, validate and expand the Wisconsin Water Technology cluster company database and related industries, performing analyses and reporting on accumulated data. … Read More

The Water Council Spring 2018 Member Meeting Recap

The Water Council Spring 2018 Member Meeting Recap Thank you, Badger Meter, for hosting The Water Council’s first Member Meeting of 2018 which was attended by more than 85 members! Water Leaders Summit “Global Industries Revving up Water Tech Demand”   MEGHAN JENSEN, VP MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS The Water Leaders Summit is fast approaching!  This year, The… Read More

Now Hiring: Innovation Program Manager

Innovation Program Manager POSITION DESCRIPTION Apply by Friday, April 6, 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