13th EWA Brussels Conference: Recent Developments in EU Water Policy

13th EWA Brussels Conference: Recent Developments in EU Water Policy

November 6, 2017: The William Dunbar Medal Award Ceremony

On the eve of the 13th EWA Brussels Conference (18:00 - 21:00), the European Water Association (EWA) will award the William Dunbar Medal. Since 1973, the Dunbar Medal has been donated by Messe München International and awarded by the EWA to an individual, who has made a major contribution to the science and/or technology of water or wastewater management.

This year's winner is Prof. Dr. Milenko Roš from Slovenia. For more information please read the Press Release No. 4

November 7, 2017: 13th EWA Brussels Conference "Recent Developments in EU Water Policy"

Program (PDF)

Registration Form 2017

November 8, 2017:EWA EU Water Policy Seminar

The EWA Water Policy Seminar has during past years provided an overview on EU institutions, their interaction and decision-making processes, as well as possibilities, paths and legal rights for access to information and documents, and a summary of water-related policy and legislation.

The EWA Water Policy Seminar will cover

Future developments in EU water policy – focus, expectations, concerns;

The challenge of implementation – with emphasis on four key elements of water legislation

- Water Framework Directive
- Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive
- Drinking Water Directive
- Nitrates Directive.

NEW this year:

-"Water pricing and water affordability", 

Event Information

Date of event: 

Monday, November 6, 2017 to Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Location: 

Brussels

Other event information: 

Event includes lunch
Event includes dinner