The Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) is hosting a NL Lounge on the 2023 IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition, from 10-14 December 2023, in Kigali, Rwanda. This event is organised by the International Water Association (IWA) in partnership with Rwanda’s Ministry of Infrastructure and the Water & Sanitation Corporation and with the support of the Rwanda Convention Bureau.
The key target audience for the Exhibition is the Congress delegates – water professionals from across the full water cycle from more than 80 countries worldwide.
In addition to Congress delegates, the Exhibition will attract local, regional and international trade visitors.
IWA expects over 3500 participants from the global water sector. They will meet at the Exhibition, which will also host several country and thematic pavilions.
The audience is high-level and coming from University, Utility, Government, Technology, Regulator, NGO, Industry, Consultancy, Research and Media.
This year’s theme is: ‘Water, sanitation, and climate resilience – keys to a water-wise future’.
Key topics for the IWA WDCE 2023 include:
• Circular economy
• Climate smart approaches to water and sanitation
• Digital transformation
• Intermittent water supply and the quest for 24/7
• Inclusive urban sanitation
• Inclusiveness and equality
• Innovation in technology and policy
• Nature-based solutions in supply, sanitation, and stormwater
• Partnerships and multi-stakeholder collaboration
• Water and sanitation safety plans
These topics will be brought together under the following thematic tracks:
• Drinking water treatment and supply
• Wastewater treatment and sanitation services
• Integrated water management and planning
• Utility management and operation
• Governance and finance
Mirjam van Buchem
Project Manager Events
Project Manager Events
Benefits to join the NL Lounge
Presenting your company in the NL Lounge can bring you efficient advantages:
- Strong NL branding
- Collective Network activities (Network reception, presentation in business forum)
- NWP is negotiating an excellent spot on the floorspace, coordinating the stand building and the entire event around it
- You only have one point of contact for the entire event, it is easy to join
- 50% discount on congress tickets (price ranges between USD 849,- / USD 1019,- depending on the moment of registration)
- The 18m2 NL Lounge is available for you as a living room to meet, rest and work
Package price € 2450,- (ex VAT, travel and stay)
The IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition offers a unique opportunity to profile your organisation and showcase your technical and service solutions with over 3,500 water professionals from around the world.