Loading Events

« All Events

Next Generation Water Action Multi-hub Finals

Tuesday, 18. May

Next Generation Water Action that engages more than 100 young talents from leading universities and early stage start-ups from Denmark, Mexico, India, Korea, Ghana and Kenya to work on pressing water challenges. You can read more about the initiative here.

YWPDK has for the last 1½ year contributed to the initiative e.g. by connecting the participants with their local YWP networks through a mentorship programme. YWPDK will also be co-hosting the Multi-hub Finals on May 18, 2021, and you are invited! YWPDK member and mentor for the Danish student teams, Francisca Braga, will serve on the jury.

Stay tuned to find out how to join.

 

Program:

10:30 ARRIVAL & REGISTRATION
11:00

WELCOME & PARTNER TALKS

Including DTU, Poul Due Jensen Foundation/Grundfos, Rambøll, IWA Young Water Professionals & Kala Vairavamoorthy, Executive Director, International Water Association (IWA)​

11:20

PITCH SESSION 1 – Finalists Young Academics solving 5 Urban Water Challenges​

Facilitated Pitch & Jury session​

13:00 BREAK
13:15 PITCH SESSION 2 – Young Entrepreneurs representing 11 state-of-the-art water start-ups​

Facilitated Pitch & Jury session​

14:20 KEYNOTE (TBA)​
14:35 AWARDS CEREMONY & NETWORKING
15:00 End of program / Networking / Reception

 

Details

Date:
Tuesday, 18. May