Meet Asger Ryge Petersen, our YWPDK profile for December 2016. Asger is a data analyst at Ramboll working with water and natural resources. Asger is an active member of YWPDK in Aarhus, and helped plan the YWPDK “julehygge” in Aarhus this year.
The yearly YWPDK ”julehygge” to place simultaneously in Aarhus, Odense and Copenhagen with more than 60 participants. Our regional representatives had arranged the Christmas events in collaboration with our local host. A great thanks to Rambøll in Aarhus, Sweco in Odense and COWI in Copenhagen for hosting the events, and contributing to the technical presentations. We will hopefully see you all again next year. Merry christmas!
Meet Ronja Helleshøj Sørensen, our YWPDK profile for November 2016. Ronja just finished a Human Geography degree and is especially interested in water resource management. Ronja is also a member of our planning committee for the 3rd YWPDK conference (2017). You can also get to know Ronja better by watch her testimonial about YWPDK network.
Our 3rd YWPDK conference will take place from March 9-10, 2017 in Copenhagen. As in the previous years, we will organize an exciting mix of scientific and technical presentations, excursions to state-of the art water projects, fruitful soft-skill training and collective networking. Yet your contribution is crucial to shape the event. Therefore, send us your abstract about the project that you want to pitch at the conference! The call for abstracts with further information on the conference and the program has been sent out to you by e-mail. The submission deadline for abstracts is December 20, 2016. Registration for the conference will open in January 2017. Are you not yet a member of YWPDK or know a friend, who sould be part of the network? Then you can learn more on our website and sign-up easily. We are looking forward to welcoming you!
Last Monday 7th November, the YWPDK Country Chapter Steering Committee and YWPDK Aarhus local members had the chance to promote the network among Students from Aarhus University and VIA University College. It was a great time for sharing experiences, expectations for the network, knocking down some pins and having fun.
Kom med til generalforsamling i IWA’s danske nationalkomite den 23. november 2016 kl. 14-18. YWPDK har 15 pladser (først til mølle) til dagen. Det er en god mulighed for at lære mere om IWA generelt, IWA i Danmark og kongressen i 2020. Det er også en god mulighed for at møde personerne bag IWA i Danmark. YWPDK medlemmer som deltager vil ikke have stemmeret, hvis der skal tages beslutninger under forsamlingen, men inviteres til at deltage på lige fod med medlemmerne af nationalkomiteen i resten af programmet. Mødet holdes traditionen tro i Auditoriet hos Krüger, Gladsaxevej 363, 2860 Søborg. Tilmelding sker til email@example.com senest 20. november. Dagsorden fremgår nedenfor.
On December 6, 2016 we meet again for our annual Julehygge. This year the event takes place in Aarhus, Copenhagen and Odense simultaneously. We will visit construction sites, learn about current water projects and hear from water professionals how it is to work in the water sector. Please sign-up here.
On the 8th November (this Tuesday) from 17.30-18.00 there will be a small networking activity by YWPDK stand at the Dansk Vand conference – Hotel Radisson Blu in Aarhus. If you will be on the conference or just like to pass by and see what it is about, everyone is welcome to join. More details on the conference program:
In combination with YWPDK steering committee working day and as warm up for the Dansk Vand Conference 2016 you are invited for an Informal get together with the YWPDK country steering committee, regional representatives and Aarhus local members. 7. November (Monday) 19:30 Aarhus Bowling Hall (Eckersbergsgade 13, 8000 Aarhus C) 20:00 Bowling 21:00 Beers, drinks etc. at a local bar
All YWPDK members are invited to the welcome reception at Aros Art museum in Aarhus Tuesday 1th November 2016 5:00 – 6:30 pm. DANVA and Aarhus Water Ltd. hosts the conference in collaboration with American Water Environment Federation (WEF). Please sign up before noon 26th October 2016.