Edition 1 | November 2023 | #AIWW

AIWW Wave magazine engages the Amsterdam International Water Web
community to accelerate the action in water transition. Join us.

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Tides of change

"Climate mitigation is CO2. Climate adaptation is H2O."

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the ripple effect

Politician Melanie van der Horst shares her ambition for blue-green Amsterdam.

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"The water is coming and it doesn't care if you are rich or poor."

At AIWW2023, award-winning photographer Kadir van Lohuizen shared his impactful appeal to us all.

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Eat the frog

Paul Rulkens has three key messages that will inspire you in learning how to thrive in turbulent times.

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Learn how desert city Phoenix deals with drought

Water Services Director Troy Hayes shares
which measures Phoenix is taking to become the most sustainable desert city on the planet.

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Stretching utilities in a new way

Three top leaders in utilities share their vision and integrated solutions, starting with a short update by Christopher Gasson (Leading Utilities of the World).

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"We need to learn from our past failures."

Future water leader Mare de Wit (Rijkswaterstaat) has a dare for today's leading water professionals.

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Inspiration and insights

Amsterdam International Water Week 2023 contained a packed programme with inspirational key note speakers and an impressive list of presentations and workshops hosted by top professionals and scientists from the water sector.

Visit our community website to download the presentation(s) of your choice and learn from the best.

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AIWW2023 is a wrap
be welcome at AIWW2025

Monique Bekkenutte, Executive Director of the Koninklijk Nederlands Waternetwerk, looks back at an impactful and inspiring event. She also invites you to the next Amsterdam International Water Week in 2025: 10-14 March 2025. Save the date!

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