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Wetskills Water Challenge in Copenhagen in May 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, May 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 study […]

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 […]

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 […]