YWPDK Interview Series – Wadim Baslow

The general assembly at the national YWPDK conference in March 2020 resulted in many new faces joining the leadership team of YWPDK. It was, however, also were very central people to the network stepped down from the leadership group. We will in this series of interviews put focus on the people who have been fundamental to where the network is today. This second edition we focus on Wadim Baslow, who has been central to drive […]

YWPDK Interview Series – Trine Stausgaard Munk

The general assembly at the national YWPDK conference in March 2020 resulted in many new faces joining the leadership team of YWPDK. It was, however, also where very central people to the network stepped down from the leadership group. We will in this series of interviews put focus on these people who have been fundamental to where the network is today. And where else to start, but with the person who initiated the whole thing […]

6th YWPDK Annual Conference

The 6th edition of the annual YPDK conference took place last 5th and 6th of March at VandCenter Syd with good feelings. The conference gathered nothing less than 65 young professionals from different countries and organisations: water utilities, universities and consulting companies. However, the most relevant thing was the event grouped people with the same passion: WATER. The overall theme of this edition was “Future of Water”. Challenging, but motivating topic that focused the two […]

A new chapter in YWPDK

New officials of YWP Denmark were elected during the general assembly ofthe network, which to place at the 6th national YWPDK conference in Odense. The officials were elected to the conutry chapter steering committee, also known as the board, and to be regional representatives of the network in the local areas where YWPDK operates. It was a special event in many ways. There was a record number of members running for positons, which illustrates the […]

Julehygge in Copenhagen 2019

YWPDK Julehygge in Copenhagen 2019 On December 9, more than 25 young water professionals met up in Copenhagen for the annual Julehygge with interesting and diverse presentations: Rambøll’s Trine Munk and Damian Cronin gave an introduction to the company and their international work. They had also prepared a workshop on “climate justice” and gave us their take on how to include this when designing resilient cities. Yalda Pilehchian works in archi_lab and was one of […]

Dansk Vand 2019

YWPDK AT DANSK VAND 2019 YWPDK were part of the yearly Dansk Vand conference taking place on November 12-13 and organized by DANVA. Ten YWPDK members were present at the conference to represent our network. YWPDK hosted sessions during both days of the conference. The first day, students and other participants could join and hear about our members’ work in the water sector. It is impressive how diverse our members professions are. The brilliant members […]