1st WIRC Water Science & Engineering Conference

13th July 2016 @ 9:30 am – 14th July 2016 @ 4:30 pm
The Edge
University of Bath
Claverton Down, Bath
Shan Bradley-Cong, Research & Innovation Services
+44 (0)1225 386 487

Join us to celebrate the launch of the Water Innovation and Research Centre and our international collaboration on pioneering water research.

Our conference will start with an official opening session, featuring internationally renowned keynote speakers. Following this there will be five technical sessions on:

  • Water Resources
  • Water Treatment
  • Water Management
  • Water and Public Health
  • Water Environment Infrastructure Resilience

The conference dinner will be held in the Pump Room Restaurant at the Roman Baths.


Confirmed speakers include:

Professor Eugene Cloete, Vice-rector, Stellenbosch University

Professor Alfred Wüest, Eawag and EPFL

Dr Colin Skellett, Chief Executive, Wessex Water

Professor Bernie Morley, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost, University of Bath.


Target audience

International water industries, policy makers, academics, strategic partners and NGOs.