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Wetskills Water Challenge in Copenhagen in late August 2021

The Wetskills Water Challenge is a two-weeks pressure-cooker programme for students and young professionals with a passion for water from all over the world. YWPDK are co-organizing this event so come and join us for this first-ever Water Challenge in Denmark, late August 2021 and work in transdisciplinary and transcultural teams with water-related topics. The main challenge: develop as a team your own innovative and out-of-the-box solution for water challenges in a changing world. The […]

YWPDK Interview Series – Freya Mosbæk

Freya has been an active part of YWPDK since she joined after the national conference in 2019. She quickly took on the responsibility to start a new regional group in Aalborg – using her network connections at Aalborg Forsyning to create a local network. The Regional Groups are the backbone of YWPDK and where the members get to meet face-to-face and establish their professional network. It is also where members can become active and gain […]

Call for Abstracts – 7th YWPDK conference

We are hoping to see you at the upcoming 7th YWPDK conference from 22-23 April 2021 at Dansk Industri and BIOFOS in Copenhagen. Stay tuned for more updates on registration, program and logistics coming soon. We would also like to invite you to co-create the conference with us: Submit your abstract, your ideas and suggestion for the upcoming 7th YWPDK conference. The organizing team is open to all kind of submissions, which can be anything […]

YWPDK Interview Series – Per Nobel

After many years of active engagement in YWPDK, Jan-Michael has passed the role of Regional Representative in Copenhagen to Per Nobel. Per stepped up for the position in a critical time during COVID-19, where the planning of events and social gatherings is challenged by changing restrictions from day to day. In this fourth edition of the interviews series we will focus on Per Nobel and his journey with YWPDK. Per Nobel joined the network in […]

Successful webinar about working in the water sector

Successful YWPDK webinar about working in the water sector Over 80 students, PhDs, entry-level professionals and others from Denmark and abroad joined us on June 23rd, 2020 for a 90 minutes’ webinar with five experienced water professionals who shared their experiences and enthusiasm for working in the water sector. A big thank you to our presenters, Haris Kadrispahic from Liqtech International, Inês Breda from Silhorko-Eurowater, Jan-Michael Blum from Envidan, Lars Holmegaard from Lemvig Vand and […]

YWPDK Interview Series – Kirsten Prisum

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. in this third edition we focus on Kirsten Prisum, who has been central to […]