Our annual conference of the UK Network on Potable Water Treatment and Supply has moved online!

This conference is the thirteenth in an annual series focusing on drinking water production, from source to tap. Attendees of the conference will have the opportunity to get the latest information on water treatment and supply, and interact on the topics with scientists and researchers from water companies and leading global academic institutions.

Speakers are confirmed from:

  • Water Resources East
  • Southern Water
  • PWNT, the Netherlands water utility
  • The University of Massachusetts
  • The University of Surrey
  • Cranfield University

Event programme

The programme will include topics on water treatment technologies, water monitoring, distribution system, water quality and catchment management.

Overview

This conference is the thirteenth in an annual series focusing on drinking water production from source to tap. Despite a recent move to a fully virtual event for the first time in 13 years, it will remain an excellent opportunity for attendees to get the latest information on water treatment and supply, an interact on the topic with scientists and researchers from water companies and leading global academic institutions.

Event programme

09:30-10:00 Online registration and virtual coffee
10:00-10:05 Welcome
Prof Peter JARVIS, Cranfield Water Science Institute, UK
10:05-10:10 Introduction to the conference
Prof John FAWELL, Cranfield Water Science Institute, UK
Chair of the Water Network
Session 1 Chair: Prof John Fawell
10:10-10:30 Distribution without chlorine residual, experiences and challenges in NorthHolland
Bram MARTIJN, PWMT Water Technology, The Netherlands
10:30-10:50 Application of Microbubbles for Drinking Water Treatment
Alexander JOHN, Cranfield University, UK
Session 2 Chair: Prof John Fawell
10:55-11:15 Collaborating to secure Eastern England's future water needs
Robin PRICE, Water Resources East, UK.
11:15-11:35 Water for Life – Hampshire. Augmenting water supply- Desalination, Water
Recycling or a bit of both?
Varsha WYLIE, Southern Water, UK
Session 3 Chair: Prof Peter Jarvis
11:50-12:10 Investigating the disinfection by-products responsible for causing bladder cancer
Marine DIANA, University of Surrey, UK
12:10-12:30 Practical Tools for Monitoring Disinfection By-product Precursors
Dr David A. RECKHOW, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
12:30-12:40 Concluding remarks and Conference close
Prof Peter JARVIS, Cranfield Water Science Institute, UK

Location and travel details

This event will take place online.

Who should attend

  • Water company employees
  • Consultants for the water sector
  • Public health professionals
  • Those working in drinking water quality
  • Regulators
  • Supply chain companies
  • Academic and industry researchers working in drinking water treatment and supply

Cost

£50 per delegate, £30 for students and 10% discount for Cranfield University alumni.

How to register

To register for this event please complete the registration form and make your payment.