Water Infrastructure Innovation Summit NYC
Date: April 24, 2015 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Location: Columbia University
Morningside Campus
Faculty House
Contact: For further information regarding this event, please contact Kartik Chandran by sending email to kc2288@columbia.edu .
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Join Columbia University and Imagine H2O on April 24, 2015 for a day of expert perspectives and discussions about New York City's water infrastructure challenge and the associated innovation opportunities.

A select group of leaders from industry, city government, academia, philanthropy and the financial community will be invited to discuss opportunities to develop and implement urban water innovations. The event will culminate in a design session in which all participants will contribute ideas about the development of an urban water test bed serving as an innovation catalyst in New York City and beyond.

Space is limited.

 

Featuring perspectives from

  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Coca Cola
  • Columbia University faculty
  • Confederation of Danish Industry
  • Imagine H2O
  • New York City Economic Development Corp.
  • New York City Department of Environmental Protection
  • New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
  • Riverkeeper
  • United Water
  • Veolia
  • Wasserstein & Co.
  • Water Environment Research Foundation

 

Discussion Topics

  • New York City's water-energy infrastructure challenge

  • Ecosystem monitoring & services

  • Water Research & Innovation 

  • Global challenges and innovations

  • Financing decentralized solutions in New York City (and beyond)