BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues is an established series of events in the international water sector. It was created in 2011, with the goal of being an evolving platform for exchanging knowledge, ideas, and experiences about solutions to improve the global water situation. Participants range across sectors, with politicians, private industry, researchers and non-government organizations represented.
Going digital in 2020/2021 due to the covid pandemic it has become an important and the only digital exchange platform on water management with a worldwide audience reaching up to 700 participants and over 70 countries globally. The various digital event formats closely link the transfer of knowledge from research projects to manufacturing companies and utilities to create and implement innovative solutions for the water sector. Formats such as direct dialogue, lecture series and panel discussions, round table meetings or digital workshops in breakout sessions provide attractive opportunities for a direct exchange of ideas and opinions.
BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues stands for…
… interdisciplinary, international exchange
A platform that brings together stakeholders from the public sector, research, and the industry from all over the world to discuss state-of-the-art solutions for today’s most pressing water issues.
… innovation „Made in Germany“
With its technological leadership and export strength, Germany is an internationally acknowledged site of expertise in the water sector. Participants will gain first-hand insights into latest developments of products and innovation „Made in Germany“.
… Knowledge Transfer
Knowledge transfer with a focus on international innovation and research projects: The platform provides easy access by simultaneously presenting new solutions from water management, technology, operation, capacity development and financing.
… Cooperation & Partnership
Water is a global issue and can only be tackled with joint global commitment and expertise. To foster a common approach, the platform supports essential cooperation and partnerships between the energy, agriculture and industrial production sector with the political, administrative, and research field.
… Global Business Opportunities
Participation opens doors to national and international markets. Global demands in the water sector are presented with opportunities for entering partnerships to remain competitive.
Using water in an environmentally compatible and innovative way is one of the key geopolitical tasks of the 21st century and simultaneously a significant economic challenge.
The BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues platform serves the goal of bringing together the demand that exists worldwide with the solutions and implementation skills of the German water industry. With their flexible exchange formats the BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues provide a policy-oriented platform for the broad international networking to discuss specific options and solutions to the worldwide challenges of global water management. The expertise, qualifications and skills for new technologies and services are readily available. Now, it is up to all players involved to deploy them. Entering into a dialogue about solutions is an essential step to improve the water situation world-wide. BLUE PLANET Berlin Water Dialogues has the long-term goal to establish the leading political and technical forum of the German water industry. Based on analysis of the water industry’s political framework at home and abroad, it presents specific technological approaches and provides a forum for solution-oriented discussion.
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