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Ved uddelingen af PIA awards på IWA kongressen i Tokyo i 2018 var direktør Mads Leth fra VandCenter Syd en af prismodtagerne. Han ses til højre for midten i bageste række.

På kongressen i København i maj 2021 skal IWA uddele en række priser og efterlyser forslag fra Danmark og de nordiske lande.

International Water Association påskønner det vigtige arbejde, som udføres i vandets tjeneste af vandmænd og –kvinder verden over og uddeler en række priser på  World Water Congress den 9.-14. maj 2021 i København. Deadline for indsendelse af nomineringer er forlænget, og de nye tidsfrister er:

  • IWA Project Innovation Awards (PIA) - 3. august 2020
  • IWA Global Water Award - 28. september 2020
  • IWA Professional Development Award - 28. september 2020
  • IWA Membership Awards - 5. oktober 2020
  • IWA Women in Water Award - 15. oktober 2020

Project Innovation Awards

På kongressen i København skal prisen uddeles for 13. gang i forbindelse med en festmiddag på Moltkes Palæ. IWA skriver om prisen:
Project Innovation Awards recognise and promote excellence and innovation in water management, research and technology. Water underpins every aspect of human and environmental existence. The severe water challenges facing the world today require an unprecedented global response. Innovation plays a central role in achieving IWA’s vision of a world in which water is managed wisely to satisfy the needs of human activities and ecosystems in an equitable and sustainable way. The Project Innovation Awards recognise that our shared challenges can be overcome through the development and implementation of creative water solutions.

Prisen uddeles i disse kategorier:

  • Market-changing Water Technology & Infrastructure
  • Breakthrougs in Research and Development
  • Governance, Institutions and Social Enterprise
  • Performance Improvements and Operational Solutions
  • Exceptional Project Execution and Delivery
  • Smart Systems and the Digital Water Economy

Indsend forslag her.

IWA Global Water Award

IWA skriver om prisen:
The IWA Global Water Award recognises those individuals who, through innovative leadership and practice, have made a significant contribution to a world in which water is wisely managed. Showcasing exceptional individuals who have changed industry norms to create lasting progress, IWAs Global Water Award aims to recognise and reward those water innovators that are driving change.
The award rewards an individual that has shown exceptional imagination, foresight or resilience to overcome obstacles and challenge industry norms to create new directions and open new possibilities for sustainable water management and practice. She or he must have worked inclusively and with professionals from across sectors and disciplines to create an innovative water solution/management practice that impacts/influences broader sustainable development.

Indsend forslag her. 

IWA Professional Development Award

IWA skriver om prisen:
The Professional Development Award recognises water sector companies that are making a significant contribution to the professional development of their employees, and through that support the attraction, development and retention of the next generation of water leaders.

Indsend forslag her.

IWA Membership Awards

IWA skriver om prisen:
The IWA Membership Awards are awarded through a peer-to-peer committee. With recognition being one of the cornerstones of the IWA network model, these Awards are an important pillar of the network. IWA’s Membership Awards Programme acknowledges and celebrates the achievements of IWA’s members who make significant contributions both to the IWA and to water sector. The IWA Membership awards are divided into four categories:

  • Honorary Membership
  • Outstanding service
  • Outstanding Contribution to Water Management & Science
  • Outstanding contribution to industry award.

Indsend forslag her.

IWA Women in Water Award

IWA skriver om prisen:
The IWA Women in Water award acknowledges and celebrates female leadership in the field of water. Through this award, the IWA recognises those women working in the field of water who, through their demonstrated leadership, have had a significant positive impact on the development of the industry. The award showcases an individual’s excellence in leadership as demonstrated by outstanding initiatives, impact of work and inspiration to others. The award recognises the role women play in the sector, but also seeks to encourage the greater participation of women in the water sector and hopes to motivate more women to pursue leadership positions within the sector.

Indsend forslag på her.

Videoer

Se videoer fra prisoverrækkelserne på kongressen i Tokyo og interviews med vindere via links herunder: 

Project Innovation Awards: https://vimeo.com/433755678

Global Water Award: https://vimeo.com/432490793

Women in Water Award: https://vimeo.com/432491040

Professional Development: https://vimeo.com/432490542 

World Water Congress & Exhibition

Hold dig orienteret om IWA kongressen den 9.-14. maj 2021 på worldwatercongress.org