Launch of the 6th Amsterdam International Water Week 2021 and opening of registration and participation links for November 1st – 5th 2021. The event has speakers and leads from Cities, Industries, Utilities and Global Water and Climate risks lead from the Government of Netherlands and Europe. The speakers also represent the five SDGs that are the central focus of AIWW- SDG 2 (Zero Hunger), SDG 6 (Clean Water and Sanitation), SDG 9 (Innovation and Infrastructure), SDG 11 (Sustainable cities and communities) and SDG 13 (Climate Action) according to AIWW’s focus.
- Henk Ovink – Special Envoy for International Water Affairs
- Lykke Leonardsen – Head of Program for Resilient and Sustainable City Solutions, Copenhagen and C40 network
- Roelof Kruize – General Managing Director, Waternet
- Menno Holterman – CEO of Nijhuis Saur Industries
- Hasmik Barseghyan – President, European Youth Parliament for Water
Presenter: Kees van der Lugt, Project Director AIWW
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|Tentative time line: Tentative time||Speakers||Topic|
|Welcome and Introduction|
|13.30 – 13.35||Kees van der Lugt||Welcome, Introduction and AIWW2021|
|Part 1: Current Global Challenges and AIWW sub-thematic focus 2021|
|13.35 – 13.40||Henk Ovink||Current global challenges and progression- personal opinion, looking forward to COP 26|
|Part 2: Youth perspective and representation around water challenges and solutions, European perspective and reflection on AIWW main theme|
|13.40 – 13.45||Hasmik Barseghyan||Youth representation, EU perspective and reflection on AIWW sub-themes|
|Part 3: AIWW Target groups and opening the invitation for participation|
|13.45 – 14.00||Menno Holterman, Lykke Leonardsen, Roelof Kruize||Industrial, Cities and Utilities perspective, reflection on current sectoral focus, need of the hour, connecting SDG 2,6,9,11,13 with AIWW sub-themes|