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Your chance to target delegates from the water and sanitation sector, with a focus on emerging economies worldwide. In addition to the Congress delegates, the exhibition will also attract local, regional and international trade visitors.

For companies looking to stand out as a leading brand, the Water and Development Congress & Exhibition offers the opportunity to be recognised as a serious and competitive organisation in an industry with an ever-expanding number of providers.

The 2019 edition in Sri Lanka is the opportunity to profile your company and showcase your technical and service solutions amongst water professionals from over 90 countries.

Taking advantage of sustained exposure before, during and after the Congress, 122 companies sponsored or bought exhibit space at the Water and Development Congress & Exhibition in Buenos Aires, Argentina, two years ago. Building on this platform, 2019 is the opportunity for your company to take advantage of these benefits as well:

  • Branding of your company with comprehensive signage and merchandise
  • Targeted promotion by IWA to its 80,000-strong global network
  • Business forums to present your services, projects and case studies to a high level audience
  • International media exposure and publicity
  • Participation in structured networking events such as the gala evening and one on one meetings

Sponsorship Enquires

Interested in tailoring our standard packages to meet your needs? We welcome your questions and discussion.

Contact: Joao Grilo
Email: Joao.Grilo@iwahq.org

Organizers

Sri Lanka Ministry of City Planning and Water Supply

Sri Lanka National Water Supply & Drainage Board

Sponsors

Power Construction Corporation of China (POWERCHINA) provides one-stop services including planning, survey, design, construction, investment, operation & maintenance on energy & power, transport and water.

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POWERCHINA enjoys state-of-the-art expertise in the water sector which is it’s core businesses. It covers the development and management of water resources, water supply, wastewater treatment, water ecological restoration, water environmental governance, flood prevention, port and waterways, seawater desalination and waste management. POWERCHINA involves some water-related landmark projects in different regions, such as Luanda WTP and Distribution Project in Angola (500,000 m³/d), Dasherkandi WWTP in Bangladesh (500,000 m³/d) which is the largest sewage treatment plant in South Asia, Shenzhen Maozhou River Basin Comprehensive Regulation project (1.9 Billion USD), RabighIII SWRO Project in Saudi Arabic (600,000m³/d), Taweelah SWRO Project in Abu Dhabi, UAE (909,200 m³/d). In Sri Lanka, POWERCHINA is undertaking Kandy North Pathadumbara Integrated Water Supply Project (308 Million USD), etc.
Nearly a third of the global population do not use safely managed drinking water services and only two-fifths have access to safely managed sanitation services. POWERCHINA would like to work together with the Partners globally and endeavour to “Leaving No One Behind”.

In 2019, POWERCHINA ranks 161th in the “Fortune Global 500”, 2ndin Top 150 Global Design Firms, 5thin Top 250 Global Engineering Contractors, 7th in Top 250 International Engineering Contractors by the Engineering News- Record’s list. Revenue reaches 60 billion USD in 2018. POWERCHINA is undertaking more than 2700 contracts in 125 countries outside of China.
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Larsen & Toubro is a major technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate with over 21 billion USD in revenue.

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L&T addresses critical needs in key sectors – Hydrocarbon, Infrastructure, Power, Process Industries and Defence – for customers in over 30 countries around the world. L&T is engaged in core, high impact sectors of the economy and our integrated capabilities span the entire spectrum of ‘design to deliver’. With 8 decades of a strong customer focused approach and a continuous quest for world-class quality, we have unmatched expertise across Technology, Engineering, Construction, Infrastructure Projects and Manufacturing thereby maintaining the leadership position in all our major lines of business. Every aspect of L&T’s business is characterised by professionalism and high standards of corporate governance. Sustainability is embedded into our long- term strategy for growth. The Company’s manufacturing footprint stretches across eight countries, apart from India.

WABAG is one of the leading companies in the field of design, construction and management of plants for water and wastewater treatment, desalination and water recycling for municipalities and industry with more than 90 years
of experience.

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WABAG has dedicated itself to taking global challenges related to water and wastewater with a range of problem solutions which is both comprehensive and highly advanced. The scope of services that WABAG can offer extends from consulting and planning, financing and installation, to the operational management of plants and systems. The WABAG Group is represented with companies and offices in over 20 countries on four continents in Europe, the Middle East, Latin America, Asia and Africa.

LIHE Technology(Hunan) Co., Ltd. as a high-tech company, was established in May 1997, located in Changsha City, Hunan Province, China. The company has the National Engineering Laboratory of Advanced Technology and Equipment for Water Environmental Pollution Monitoring of China and the Engineering Research Center of Hunan Province.

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Specializing in manufacturing environmental automatic monitoring instruments and meters, LIHE provides all solutions for automatic environment monitoring, including fixed- station room-type, buoy-type, vehicle , vessel on-board type and portable water quality monitoring meters and integrated management software application platform for online environment monitoring.

Strategic Partners

The future of safe and secure water supply very much depends on the next generation’s decision-makers engineers and innovators. Therefore it is a valuable investment to ensure the highest possible quality of graduate education in water- related subjects at universities in regions across the world.

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The vision of Water Harmony is to harmonise water-related graduate education across the globe; to continuously and collectively improve the global quality of water-related education through sharing of best practices. WaterHarmony is a networking concept initiated by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU.no) in 2012 and at present consisting of 50 universities from 33 countries.

IHE Delft Institute for Water Education is the largest international graduate
water education facility in the world and is based in Delft, the Netherlands. The Institute confers fully accredited MSc degrees, and PhD degrees in collaboration with partner universities.

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Since 1957 the Institute has provided water education and training to 23,000 professionals from over 190 countries, mostly from Africa, Asia and Latin America. Also, numerous research and institutional strengthening projects are carried out in partnership to strengthen capacity in the water sector worldwide. Through our overarching work on capacity development, IHE Delft aims to make a tangible contribution to achieving all SDGs in which water is key.

CAS-TWAS Center of Excellence for Water and Environment (CAS-TWAS CEWE) was established in Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences (RCEES), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2013.

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CEWE is targeted to culture the professionals in the water and environmental field for Belt and Road countries, and transfer the applicable technologies to these countries to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of UN. The major tasks of CEWE include: providing various types of training courses for different levels of learners; doctoral and postdoctoral programs; conducting joint research projects; establishing joint labs in different countries; workshops and technology transfer. It established OBOR Environmental Technology and Industry Alliance in 2016.

The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is a non-profit, scientific research organization focusing on the sustainable use of water and land resources in developing countries.

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IWMI works in partnership with governments, civil society and the private sector to develop scalable agricultural water management solutions that have a real impact on poverty reduction, food security and ecosystem health. Headquartered in Colombo, Sri Lanka, with regional offices across Asia and Africa, IWMI is a CGIAR Research Center and leads the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE).

OFID is an intergovernmental development finance institution established in 1976 by member states of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) as a collective channel of aid to developing countries.

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Working in cooperation with country partners and the international donor community, OFID aims to stimulate economic growth and alleviate poverty by providing financing to build basic infrastructure, boost delivery of social services and promote productivity, competitiveness and trade. Realising the vital role clean water plays in fighting poverty, OFID is supporting operations that range from large-scale sanitation and water supply systems to village pumps and school latrines, to schemes rationalising water use in arid regions, and rehabilitating and expanding irrigation systems. Our vision is a world where Sustainable Development, centered on human capacity building, is a reality for all. Our mission is to foster South- South Partnership with fellow developing countries worldwide to eradicate poverty.

Exhibitors

Become a Sponsor

PLATINUM SPONSOR

USD50,000

Max 2 sponsors

  • 25 sqm trade exhibition space (including shell scheme)
  • 20 complimentary delegate registrations
  • 2 corporate tables at the conference galadinner for 20 persons (each participant must have a gala dinner ticket).
  • Logo on all the signage of the Congress
  • Banner at the Congress entrance and Bannerat the Congress rooms
  • Logo and 250 word company profile inCongress programme book, Congress app and Congress website.
  • Links from the Congress website andCongress app to your company website.
  • Complimentary one A4-page advert in theCongress programme book (sponsor to provide artwork)
  • Screen plate at opening and closing ceremony
  • One item of promotional material in delegatebags
  • Opportunity to organise 2 sessions at thebusiness forum and first preference in choice of date and time
  • Opportunity to select up to 150 pre-registereddelegate names from the delegate list, of which the sponsor will get the e-mail contact information for pre-Congress approaches

GOLD SPONSOR

USD25,000

Max 4 sponsors

  • 12 sqm trade exhibition space (including shell scheme)
  • 10 complimentary delegate registrations
  • 1 corporate table at the conference gala dinner for 10 persons (each participant must have a gala dinner ticket).
  • Logo on all the signage of the Congress
  • Banner at the Congress entrance and Banner at the Congress rooms
  • Logo and 125 word company profile in Congress programme book, Congress app and Congress website.
  • Links from the Congress website and Congress app to your company website.
  • Complimentary one half A4-page advert in the Congress programme book (sponsor to provide artwork)
  • Screen plate at opening and closing ceremony
  • One item of promotional material in delegate bags
  • Opportunity to organise 1 session at the business forum and second preference in choice of date and time
  • Opportunity to select up to 100 pre-registered delegate names from the delegate list, of which the sponsor will get the e-mail contact information for pre-Congress approaches
  • 10% registration discount to unlimited sponsor invitees

SILVER SPONSOR

USD12,500

Max 8 sponsors

• 6 sqm trade exhibition space (including shell scheme)
• 5 complimentary delegate registrations
• 1 corporate (shared) table at the conference gala dinner for 5 persons (each participant must have a gala dinner ticket).
• Logo on all the signage.
• Logo and 75 word company profile in Congress programme book, Congress app and Congress website.
• Links from the Congress website and Congress app to your company website.
• Screen plate at opening and closing ceremony • Opportunity to organise 1 session at the business forum and no preference in choice of date and time
• Opportunity to select up to 50 pre-registered delegate names from the delegate list, of which the sponsor will get the e-mail contact information for pre-Congress approaches

WELCOME RECEPTION SPONSOR

USD15,000

Evening reception attended by all delegates, only one sponsor

  • 6 sqm trade exhibition space (including shell scheme)
  • 2 complimentary delegate registrations
  • Speaking opportunity at Welcome Reception (5 minutes)
  • Exclusive corporate display and decoration at the reception venue (to be provided by sponsor)
  • Logo and 125 word company profile in Congress programme book, Congress app and Congress website.
  • Links from the Congress website and Congress app to your company website.
  • Screen plate at opening and closing ceremony
  • Opportunity to organise 1 session at the business forum and no preference in choice of date and time
  • Opportunity to select up to 50 pre-registered delegate names from the delegate list, of which the sponsor will get the e-mail contact information for pre-Congress approaches

GALA DINNER SPONSOR

USD15,000

Evening dinner attended by all delegates, only one sponsor

  • 6 sqm trade exhibition space (including shell scheme)
  • 2 complimentary delegate registrations
  • Speaking opportunity at dinner (10 minutes)
  • Exclusive corporate display and decoration at the dinner venue (to be provided by sponsor)
  • Logo and 125 word company profile in Congress programme book, Congress app and Congress website.
  • Links from the Congress website and Congress app to your company website.
  • Screen plate at opening and closing ceremony • Opportunity to organise 1 session at the business forum and no preference in choice of date and time
  • Opportunity to select up to 50 pre-registered delegate names from the delegate list, of which the sponsor will get the e-mail contact information for pre
  • Congress approaches

DELEGATE BAG

USD10,000

Only one sponsor

  • Corporate design in full colour on one side of Congress delegate satchel
  • 2 complimentary delegate registration

DAILY VIDEO

USD15,000

Only 1 sponsor

  • Congress Participants/ Exhibitors experience.
  • Powered by (Sponsor logo) – included in video length.
  • 4 videos shown to all Congress Delegates at the opening plenary every morning.
  • Lasting videos on IWA public video channels.
  • Broadcast on available Convention Center assigned screens.
  • Videos shared via IWA social media platforms with the public.
  • Profiling on IWA public channels and distribution to worldwide 80.000 email list.
  • Profiling on IWA exclusive social media platform: IWA-Connect.