Fostering Water Innovation in Scotland

Past Event

Wet Networks, Dublin – 27th February 2019

Enterprise Ireland and Wet Networks (Arup and WRc) will host an innovation seminar in Dublin on February 27th, 2019 to look ahead to the main innovation challenges, enablers and solutions facing the UK water sector as it approaches Asset Management Period 7 (2020-2025).

Convening at Enterprise Ireland HQ in Eastpoint, Dublin, this seminar will bring together delegates from across the Irish and UK water industry. Water utilities will speak about their innovation priorities and areas of required support while attendees will also hear from several Irish companies at the forefront of innovation in the water sector.

The keynote address will be delivered by Trevor Bishop, Director of Strategy and Planning, Water Resources South East.

Enterprise Ireland and Wet Networks invite you to register for this free to attend the innovation seminar at 


Tuesday – 26 February 2019

19:00 – 21:00  Wet Networks and Enterprise Ireland Networking Reception

Wednesday – 27 February 2019

9:00 – 9:30 Registration & Coffee

9:30 – 10:00 Keynote: Trevor Bishop, Director Strategy and Policy, Water Resources South East

10:00 – 10:45 Panel Discussion: Innovation Challenges and Enablers in the UK’s Water Sector – Looking ahead to AMP7

10:45 – 11:00 Networking coffee break

11:00 – 11:30 Innovation Presentations by Irish Supply Chain 

11:30 – 12:00 Panel Discussion: How do UK Water Utilities Source and Embrace Innovative Products and Services from the Market?

12:00 – 12:30 Innovation Presentations by Irish Supply Chain 

12:30 – 13:30 Networking Lunch 

13:30 – 14:00 Panel Discussion: Innovation Challenges and Trends in the Irish Market.

14:00 – 14:20 Innovation Presentation by Irish Supply Chain 

14:20 – 14:30 Update on Ireland’s Interreg Project

14:30 – 14:45 Closnig Remarks

14:45 – 15:45 One to One meetings

15:45 Close