WEX 2012 (The Water & Energy Exchange) - An International Summit for Leaders in the Water Industry

Tue, 2012-01-31 - Thu, 2012-02-02
Lisbon, Portugal

What is WEX?
WEX combines an outstanding conference programme of internationally renowned speakers, with a schedule of pre-selected one to one meetings. Every delegate receives a personalised agenda which means that at WEX, you are able to be completely time effi cient attending only those seminars and meetings in which you have chosen to participate.
Why Should I attend, paticipate or sponsor, WEX 2012?
WEX attracts a wide range of high level executives, from both commercial and technical backgrounds, working in both the public and private sector. This diversity is reflected in the conference programme. Five separate conference streams include sessions of critical importance to water professionals including:
• Energy, Water and Sustainability
• Finance and Investment
• Regional Business Forums
• Intelligent Infrastructure, Asset management, and Non-revenue Water Management
• Waste Water Treatment, Sludge and Energy from Waste
Whatever your background, you will find WEX to be an invaluable source of the latest business intelligence and technical knowledge, whether obtained from our expert speakers or in one to one meetings with your peers from around the world. How is my personalised schedule prepared?
Before WEX begins you will be contacted by our team and asked to select which conference sessions you wish to attend, and which of your fellow delegates you would like to meet.
We will then prepare your bespoke schedule, based on your own requests and those of your fellow delegates. All meetings are pre-qualifi ed so there is no onus on you to accept a meeting that you don’t want. Your individual agenda also ensures there is no clash with your chosen conference sessions.
What other networking opportunities are there?

Whatever your main reason for attending WEX, our format will enable you to network with potential partners, expert speakers, colleagues, and decision makers according to your priorities.
In addition to the formal business meetings, there are also two networking lunches, a Gala Dinner and cocktail receptions. All together they represent a brilliant opportunity to spend informal, invaluable time with your peers in the water industry.
Who will I meet at WEX?
Delegates attending WEX include senior executives from: water and power utilities, national and municipal authorities, consultancies, engineers, research institutions and scientifi c bodies, developers, urban planners, NGOs, manufacturers and solution providers.

Organisations participating at WEX include: Abu Dhabi Distribution Company, KPMG Global Infrastructure, ACEA Spa, International Finance Corporation, Conagua, Thames Water, Asian Development Bank, CAB Ambiental, Águas de Portugal, Degremont, Abengoa, Suez Environment, Aqualia, Andrade Gutierrez, Sembcorp, Delhi Jal Board, Emerald Technology Ventures, Deltares, ERSAR, MASDAR, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, European Commission, Ministry of Water and Irrigation, Jordan, Nestlé Waters, Oman Public Authority for Electricity and Water, ONEP, SABESP, Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority, Sweco Environment, United Utilities, Veolia Water.