Events 2016


Benchmarking Workshop IB2015

23 - 25 November 2016, Budva, Montenegro

The Benchmarking HUB for Ex-YU utilities will organize its 3rd Benchmarking Workshop on 23-25 November 2016. This year the annual meeting of EBC-participants from Ex-YU region takes place in Budva.

Further information


Water Exhibition and Forum

16-18 November 2016, Belgrade, Serbia

The Association for Water Technology and Sanitary Engineering- UTVSI organises the Water Exhibition and Forum in Belgrade, Serbia on 16-18 Novemeber 2016.

Further information


Water and Jobs - Balkan Joint Conference and Exhibition

2-4 November 2016, Tirana, Albania

Shukalb (the Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania) and Shukos (The Water and Wastewater Works Association of Kosova) organise the Balkan Joint Conference and Exhibition "Water and Jobs" to be held on 2-4-November in Tirana, Albania.

Further information and Save the Date


Roundtable of Water Utility Associations

27-28 October 2016, Vienna, Austria

The Roundtable of Water Utility Associations will convene in Vienna on 27-28 October 2016. The main focus of the meeting is the final establishment of the Danube Learning Partnership (D-LeaP).

Further information


Seminar on wastewater management and potable water supply

23 - 29 October 2016, Bavaria, Germany

The Ukraine Water Utility Association utility benchmarking program has supported utilities in improving their operations and organized at the end of October a study tour to Germany to learn more about utility and water management from Germany companies and government officials.

Further information


Kick-off event for Grant on Asset Management awarded to Sofiyska Voda JSC

13 October 2016, Bansko, Bulgaria

Sofiyska Voda JSC has been awarded a Grant by the Danube Water Program to conduct the project “Improvement of the Asset Management in Sofiyska Voda JSC through Elaboration of a New Assets Valuation Methodology”. The introductory seminar of the project was organized in Bansko on 13 October 2016.

Further information


DANUBIS Data Collection and Management Workshop

22-24 June 2016, Belgrade, Serbia

A workshop on the functionality of the DANUBIS Data Collection and Management platform is held in Belgrade on 22-24 June 2016. It is a training session to provide staff of managing institutions with the capacity to launch, manage and use the DCM DANUBIS system for upload and analysis of data from the respective country.

Further information


Regulating Water Supply and Wastewater Services

25-28 May 2016, Ohrid, R.Macedonia

ADKOM – Association of public service providers of the Republic of Macedonia in cooperation with P.E Water supply and sewerage – Skopje organise the international conference “Regulating Water supply and waste water services” which will be held in Ohrid from 25 - 28 Маy 2016.

Further information and flyer


16th International Conference on Water Supply and Sewerage Systems

25-27 May 2016, Jahorina, Pale, Bosnia and Herzegovina

UTVSI (Association for Water Technology and Sanitary Engineering of Serbia) organises the 16th International Conference on Water Supply and Sewerage Systemsto be held on 25-27 May in Jahorina, Pale, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Further information


Danube Water Conference

11-13 May 2016, Vienna, Austria

This year's conference will take place under the title "Addressing the double challenge" and will bring together around 160 participants from around 20 countries. Registration is open also to interested professionals for a fee. More information on the program and logistics can be found in the below documents.

  Further information


Danube Water Utility CEO/Senior Executive Meeting

4 March 2016, Vienna, Austria

On March 4th, IAWD is organising the first of a series of meetings for senior staff from water utilities in the Danube region. These regular meetings will serve as a way to exchange knowledge and experience between the invited utilities and will also provide opportunities for informal networking between key utility representatives. The agenda for meeting includes a keynote presenation on efficiency of water utilities and a panel discussion.


Mayors Symposium hosted by the World Bank – Austria Urban Partnership Program

29 February - 1 March 2016, Graz, Austria

The Mayors Symposium offers a platform for dialogue in South East Europe with a view to sharing innovations happening in the region’s cities and beyond. The event gathered over 160 representatives from seven South East Europe countries. Participants included central and local government officials, including 50 Mayors and Deputy Mayors, representatives of finance departments, urban planning practitioners, Local Government Associations, Non-Governmental Organizations, the Network of Associations of Local Authorities of South-East Europe, and other partners and key stakeholders of the Program.

Further information and report


DANUBIS Data Collection and Management meeting

11-12 February 2016, Vienna, Austria

A workshop on improving the regional data collection and management functionality of the DANUBIS web platform was held in Vienna on 11 and 12 February 2016. The planned data management tool was introduced, the functionality explained and participants had the chance to discuss desired changes.

Further information and flyer