Water Summit 2014 – Presentations, Videos, and Images

Thank you to all that joined us for and helped make Water Summit 2014: Thriving in the Global Water Economy a huge success this past week in Milwaukee! We were honored to host the International Water Association Board of Directors for their annual meeting in conjunction with the Summit. A huge thank you also to our diverse, high-caliber speakers that participated as well, allowing us to offer a mixture of unique, informative programming.

We understand that our attendees may not have been able to sit in on all of the Breakout Sessions, so we have compiled all of the presentations and organized them according to tracks and keynotes listed below. Please click the desired presentation and do share with any of your constituents that were not able to join us at the Summit.

Keynote Presentations:
Addressing the Subject of Global Water: Enormous Challenges, Dynamic Solutions – Dr. Glen T. Daigger
Maximizing Opportunities: Understanding the Financial Challenges of the Global Marketplace – Dr. Lawrence Spinelli (No Presentation Used)
Water Security and the Role of the Army Reserve in Public Private Partnerships – BG Daniel R. Ammerman (No Presentation Used)
Reed Street Yards: A Global Water Technology Showcase and City of the Future – Paul Reiter 
Summit 2014 Overview: Observations, Hypotheses and Conclusions – David EJ Garman 

Water Innovation & Sustainability:
The Role of Regulators Promoting Innovation & Sustainability – Jaime Melo Baptista
No Water, No Beer – Kim Marotta
Attacking Water Loss: Georgia’s New Water Mindset – Will Jernigan P.E., Jason Bodwell, M. Steve Cavanaugh Jr. P.E.
Driving Global Utility Performance: An Introduction to AquaRating – Lisa Downes, Peter A. Vanrolleghem

Financing & Investment:
A Water Utility CEO’s Guide for Business Growth Through Maximizing ROI – Tim Waldron (Available Soon)
Border Economics: PPPs in an Era of Leveraging Creative Resources – Tara Mackay, Ann Rosen, Jussi Jaakkola
Investing in The Water Council’s Future: Building a Bright Blue Future for Innovation Exchange – Dean Amhaus, David EJ Garman, Douglas Schaedler, Michael J. Turillo Jr. (No Presentation Used)

Operating in the Global Water Market:
Human Capacity Development in SE-Europe – Professor Helmut Kroiss
Navigating the Waters of Legal and Operational Concerns for Multinational Companies – William Sarni, Yves Dudal, Michael L. Bohn, Michael E. Dahm

Featured Videos:
Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin Addresses Water Summit 2014
Water Technology Makes Global Waves in Wisconsin

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About The Water Council

The Water Council, the only organization of its kind in the United States, was established in 2009 by Milwaukee-area businesses, education and government leaders. With more than 150 water technology companies in the Milwaukee area, the region’s water industry is a $10.5 billion dollar market and accounts for four percent of the world’s total water business. The non-profit organization is linking together global water technology companies, innovative water entrepreneurs, acclaimed academic research programs and, most importantly, some of the nation’s brightest and most energetic professionals. The Water Council is capturing the attention of the world and transforming the Milwaukee region into a World Water Hub for freshwater research, economic development and education. The Water Council is located in the Global Water Center at 247 W. Freshwater Way, Suite 500, Milwaukee, WI 53204.
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