Tag Archives: Water Council

Water Council to Host IWA Board Meeting in Conjunction with Water Summit VII

The Water Council is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the International Water Association (IWA) Board of Directors meeting in Milwaukee on June 19-20, 2014. The IWA selected Milwaukee for this meeting of the leadership of the organization … Continue reading

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Water Industry Internships, Funded by MAWIB

Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board, The Water Council and Milwaukee Area Technical College are working together to offer training and paid internships for entry-level jobs in the Water Industry. All interns will be current students, or graduates, of the MATC … Continue reading

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August 2013 Quarterly Member Meeting

First and foremost, thank you to member InSinkErator, for graciously hosting The Water Council and all of our members for the Quarterly Meeting, and allowing us to experience the operations in action. It was great to see many new faces … Continue reading

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Stormwater Solutions Engineering “Jumps On” Global Water Center

Carrie Bristoll-Groll, Owner of Stormwater Solutions Engineering, LLC, was recently interviewed by the UWM School of Continuing Education’s Center for the Study of the Workplace. Carrie talks about the Global Water Center, and why she knew Stormwater Solutions Engineering had to be … Continue reading

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Forbes–The Capitol of Water

Forbes Magazine posted an article appearing in the April 15, 2013 issue about how Milwaukee has become a “water technology mecca.” The article described how Milwaukee has made a name for itself in the estimated $483 billion global water industry … Continue reading

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Seed accelerator to bring water technology startups to Wisconsin

WEDC and The Water Council partner to fund water innovation MADISON, Wis. March 12, 2013 – A first-of-its-kind accelerator for water technology startups, announced today by The Water Council and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), will solidify Milwaukee’s reputation … Continue reading

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Water Council Welcomes Michael Best & Friedrich

One of Milwaukee’s leading law firms, Michael Best & Friedrich, has joined the growing list of tenants in the International Water Technology Accelerator. The building will house water-related research activities for universities, existing water-related companies, The Water Council, and companies … Continue reading

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Water Council FBI Intellectual Property Seminar

Last week, The Water Council hosted a seminar for the benefit of our members with Byron Franz, a Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Franz’s lecture, entitled “Protecting Wisconsin’s Intellectual Property From Economic Espionage,” detailed precautions, policy … Continue reading

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Building Progress

Dean recently stopped by the building to have a look at the progress. Things are looking pretty great! It’s amazing how fast these guys work and how they manage to take an old warehouse and turn it into chic, post-modern … Continue reading

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Rich Meeusen in WisconsinEye

Anyone who has seen Rich Meeusen speak knows that he has a passion for water. With water challenges facing most of the world today, Meeusen came up with the idea for a Water Council to bring people together and find solutions. “A … Continue reading

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