Two prominent venues in Cape Town have been selected for hosting the inaugural W12 Congress over the three days from 29th – 31st January 2020, held at The CTICC.

The W12 Schedule

Wednesday 29th January 2020

Time Hall 9 Hall 9 Hall 8A & 8B Hall 8C
09.45 – 10.00 Alan Winde
10.00 – 10.15 EXPO
10.15 – 10.30 Water Data:
What are we facing and what does it mean?
10.30 – 10.45 City Presentation #1 Task Teams and Cities:
Private Sessions
10.45 – 11.00
11.00 – 11.15 City Presentation #2
11.15 – 11.30 EXPO Partner Slot
11.30 – 11.45 Coffee Break City Presentation #3
11.45 – 12.00 The Deeper Dimensions of Water:
Water as a Commodity, as a Resource, as a Right
12.00 – 12.15
12.15 – 12.30
12.30 – 12.45
12.45 – 13.00 Keeping the Taps on:
Takeaways from Crises Averted
13.00 – 13.15
13.15 – 13.30
13.30 – 13.45
13.45 – 14.00 Partner Slot
14.00 – 14.15
14.15 – 14.30 EXPO Coffee Break
14.30 – 14.45 Profit & Progress:
Investing in Our Future
City Presentation #4 Task Teams and Cities:
Private Sessions
14.45 – 15.00
15.00 – 15.15 City Presentation #5
15.15 – 15.30
15.30 – 15.45 Water of the Future:
Breakthroughs and Solutions
City Presentation #6
15.45 – 16.00
16.00 – 16.15 City Presentation #7
16.15 – 16.30
16.30 – 16.45 Interactive Session, Case Studies:
Challenges, Innovations, Breakthroughs
City Presentation #8
16.45 – 17.00
17.00 – 17.15
17.15 – 17.30

Thursday 30th January 2020

Time Hall 10 (Delegates only) Hall 9 Hall 9
09.45 – 10.00 Dan Plato
10.00 – 10.15 Grundfos
10.15 – 10.30 KEYNOTE:
Arnold Schwarzenegger
10.30 – 10.45
10.45 – 11.00 Looking Ahead:
Waves of Change
Funding Water:
Making Money Flow for a Priceless Commodity
EXPO
11.00 – 11.15
11.15 – 11.30
11.30 – 11.45
11.45 – 12.00 Coffee Break Climate Change:
How to Waterproof Your Investment
12.00 – 12.15 Connecting the Dots:
From Task Teams to Framework
12.15 – 12.30
12.30 – 12.45
12.45 – 13.00 Lunch Break Lunch Break or Panel
13.00 – 13.15
13.15 – 13.30
13.30 – 13.45
13.45 – 14.00 Moving Off the Sidelines:
Your Turn to Make the Water Flow
Understanding What Blocks the Flow:
Cultures, Markets, Politics
14.00 – 14.15
14.15 – 14.30
14.30 – 14.45
14.45 – 15.00 Partner Slot Partner Slot
15.00 – 15.15
15.15 – 15.30 Coffee Break TBD
15.30 – 15.45 Beyond Talk: Plans, Practices, Policies
15.45 – 16.00 Water on the Horizon:
the Future of Water Industry Careers
16.00 – 16.15
16.15 – 16.30
16.30 – 16.45 Closing:
Unesco Director
16.45 – 17.00
17.00 – 17.15
17.15 – 17.30

The W12 Schedule

Wednesday 29th January 2020

Time Hall 9 Hall 9 Hall 8A & 8B Hall 8C
09.45 – 10.00 Alan Winde
10.00 – 10.15 EXPO
10.15 – 10.30 Water Data:
What are we facing and what does it mean?
10.30 – 10.45 City Presentation #1 Task Teams and Cities:
Private Sessions
10.45 – 11.00
11.00 – 11.15 City Presentation #2
11.15 – 11.30 EXPO Partner Slot
11.30 – 11.45 Coffee Break City Presentation #3
11.45 – 12.00 The Deeper Dimensions of Water:
Water as a Commodity, as a Resource, as a Right
12.00 – 12.15
12.15 – 12.30
12.30 – 12.45
12.45 – 13.00 Keeping the Taps on:
Takeaways from Crises Averted
13.00 – 13.15
13.15 – 13.30
13.30 – 13.45
13.45 – 14.00 Partner Slot
14.00 – 14.15
14.15 – 14.30 EXPO Coffee Break
14.30 – 14.45 Profit & Progress:
Investing in Our Future
City Presentation #4 Task Teams and Cities:
Private Sessions
14.45 – 15.00
15.00 – 15.15 City Presentation #5
15.15 – 15.30
15.30 – 15.45 Water of the Future:
Breakthroughs and Solutions
City Presentation #6
15.45 – 16.00
16.00 – 16.15 City Presentation #7
16.15 – 16.30
16.30 – 16.45 Interactive Session, Case Studies:
Challenges, Innovations, Breakthroughs
City Presentation #8
16.45 – 17.00
17.00 – 17.15
17.15 – 17.30

Thursday 30th January 2020

Time Hall 10 (Delegates only) Hall 9 Hall 9
09.45 – 10.00 Dan Plato
10.00 – 10.15 Grundfos
10.15 – 10.30 KEYNOTE:
Arnold Schwarzenegger
10.30 – 10.45
10.45 – 11.00 Looking Ahead:
Waves of Change
Funding Water:
Making Money Flow for a Priceless Commodity
EXPO
11.00 – 11.15
11.15 – 11.30
11.30 – 11.45
11.45 – 12.00 Coffee Break Climate Change:
How to Waterproof Your Investment
12.00 – 12.15 Connecting the Dots:
From Task Teams to Framework
12.15 – 12.30
12.30 – 12.45
12.45 – 13.00 Lunch Break Lunch Break or Panel
13.00 – 13.15
13.15 – 13.30
13.30 – 13.45
13.45 – 14.00 Moving Off the Sidelines:
Your Turn to Make the Water Flow
Understanding What Blocks the Flow:
Cultures, Markets, Politics
14.00 – 14.15
14.15 – 14.30
14.30 – 14.45
14.45 – 15.00 Partner Slot Partner Slot
15.00 – 15.15
15.15 – 15.30 Coffee Break TBD
15.30 – 15.45 Beyond Talk: Plans, Practices, Policies
15.45 – 16.00 Water on the Horizon:
the Future of Water Industry Careers
16.00 – 16.15
16.15 – 16.30
16.30 – 16.45 Closing:
Unesco Director
16.45 – 17.00
17.00 – 17.15
17.15 – 17.30