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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 […]

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 […]

YWPDK National Online Meeting and IWA 2020 Copenhagen

We would like to invite you our second Nation Online Meeting! In this meeting you will get to hear about our network and our latest and upcoming events. This time, we will dedicate part of the meeting to discuss the planning of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition in 2020 in Copenhagen. This is the global event for water professionals covering the entire water cycle and it attracts professionals from all over the world. […]

National Online Meeting and Mentoring

We are inviting you to participate in our online meeting. We want to stengthen the national community and make sure to get input from all members on what events you would like to have us plan in the future. We will have a mentoring session and discuss our network with our members nationally and internationally. We have invited senior water professional Project Director Ph.D. Pernille Ingildsen from Kalundborg Forsyning. Pernille is very active within IWA. She […]