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2017 Water Research Commission Symposium - 2017 WRC Symposium

Date: 
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 00:00 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 00:00
Country: 
South Africa
Category: 
EUREKA
Event type: 
Technical and Research
Technological area: 
Water Pollution / Treatment

This biennial symposium organised in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) will address some of the challenges the water science community.

This year, the 3rd Symposium will focus on the “Adaptation to the new normal” thematic.
In response to the occurrence and frequency of extreme weather events such as drought and flash floods, that have placed additional stress on an already limited water resource, opinion leaders, industry experts, government officials, public and private sector decision makers, young water professionals and innovators will convene to exchange knowledge and map out bold interventions that will facilitate our adaptation to a new normal.

EUREKA representatives will be available during the event to give participants all the information about the funding and support opportunities offered by the EUREKA network to develop international projects within the Water technologies and others.

 

Raising the productivity and competitiveness of European businesses through technology. Boosting national economies on the international market, and strengthening the basis for sustainable prosperity and employment.