WWT Smart Water 2020 Conference

Wednesday 11 March, 2020
8:30am – 5:00pm


Hilton Birmingham Metropole

About the event

Optimising existing assets, tackling leakage, enhancing wastewater networks, maximising the value of data and engaging customers are consistent challenges and all rely on smart technology to reduce costs and mitigate risk.

Building on the success of the past four years, the 5th WWT Smart Water 2020 Conference will give you the opportunity to keep up-to-date with the smart innovation successes of your peers and will showcase cutting-edge case studies, essential regulatory updates and brand new smart technology from across Europe.

Only here can you:

  • Find out what smart technology priorities are for water companies in AMP7
  • Attend interactive workshops on leakage, data, digital twins and cyber security
  • Gain insight on the regulator’s expectations for digitalisation in 2020
  • Learn how AI, robotics and machine learning could benefit your industry

New speakers for 2020 include:

  • David Elliott, Chief innovation officer, Wessex Water
  • Dragan Savic, Chief executive officer, KWR Water Research Institute
  • John Russell, Senior director, strategy and planning Ofwat
  • Jo Harrison, Environment and asset strategy director, United Utilities
  • Martin Jackson, Head of IS strategy and enterprise architecture, Northumbrian Water
  • Emma Harris, Head of smart hub, Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water
  • Ben Earl, Water efficiency manager, Southern Water
  • Tom Allen, Data and insight manager, Thames Water
  • Dale Walker, Head of smart/IOT programme, Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water
  • Jeremy Heath, Innovation manager, SES Water
  • Dennis Wagenaar, Researcher, flood risk, Deltares

To discover the full agenda, speaker line-up and book your place visit: event.wwtonline.co.uk/smart

15% Customer Discount
As a partner, we can offer your network a preferential rate to attend – to view full details and book, visit event.wwtonline.co.uk/smart/book and when registering insert promo code IU15 to get the 15% discount.


For general event enquiries, please contact:

Francesca Horney
tel: +44 (0)1342 332040
email: francescahorney@fav-house.com

For sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, please contact:
Reza Zaman
tel: +44 (0)1342 332044
email: reza.zaman@fav-house.com

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