Entries by Alison Ireland

WEX NEWS: Omar Hammoud blows away the competition in a 1350HP single-stage – read more below, and meet him in Valencia

Omar Hammoud is the owner and CEO of technology development specialists APG-Neuros (APGN), based in Quebec, Canada, developers of high-efficiency turbo blowers and complete aeration systems to the water and wastewater treatment market in North and South America, Europe and the Middle East. In addition to being sponsors of WEX Global 2020, Omar will be […]

WEX NEWS: Pernille Ingildsen is looking for smart, organic solutions in a volatile world – learn more at WEX Global 2020 in Valencia next week

Pernille Ingildsen is Senior Chief of Projects at Denmark’s Kalundborg Forsyning A/S and is on the panel for discussing ‘Optimising Asset Management through Smart Operation and Maintenance’. She is currently involved in developing an innovative new water treatment works drawing on groundwater.   Why do you come to WEX? ‘Currently, we are particularly interested in […]

WEX NEWS: Lila Thompson reveals British Water’s plans to collaborate, coordinate and co-create  – more at WEX Global 2020 in Valencia next week

Lila Thompson is Chief Executive of British Water. At WEX Global in Valencia, she will be co-chairing a session on Day 2 of the conference called: ‘Water Reuse from a Circular Economy Perspective and Potential Risks from an Unregulated Approach’. We caught up with her in advance to see what British Water is up to… […]

Good news on the Awards – still time, we’ve just extended the deadline to 14th Feb!

Your absolute final date for entry in this year’s WEX Global Awards is this Friday, 14 February 2020, and all final submissions must be received no later than Saturday 15 February. The even better news is that it’s extremely straightforward, and you can enter directly here. This year’s lucky winners will be announced and trophies presented […]

The latest WEX Global Awards 2020 judge to be announced is …

… (breath-holding pause) … Miguel Ángel Ayllón! Miguel, pictured left, is the Chief Operating Officer of water industry digitalisation experts Idrica, based in Valencia, Spain. Developers of smart water technology product, GoAigua, Idrica are also kind enough to be the host utility and lead sponsor for WEX Global 2020. GoAigua! Go Miguel! Go WEX Global!

WEX NEWS: Jaime Barba talks networks, networking and digital twins – visit Idrica live at WEX Global 2020 in Valencia —

  Jaime Barba Sevillano is CEO of Idrica, the Spanish company responsible for the development of the GoAigua technology solution, which spun out of Global Omnium, the water utility behind Valencia’s water management. Idrica is the host company of WEX Global 2020. He is chair of the session: Where Engineering Meets Scientific Discovery: How Deep […]

WEX NEWS: Gaëtane Suzenet explains the need for innovation in water innovation models – ahead of her session at WEX Global 2020 in Valencia!

Gaëtane Suzenet is Managing Partner at International Impact Partners (IIP), a company she started 3-4 years ago while working with Aster and is planning to set up a new fund in the not-too-distant future. At WEX, she’ll be on the panel of The Innovations Forum sponsored by Aqualia: Who do you want to meet at […]

WEX NEWS: Melissa Meeker is building a Water Tower in Georgia – read more and meet her at WEX Global 2020 on 2-4th March!

Melissa Meeker is CEO of The Water Tower, the new non-profit innovation centre in Georgia, United States. She is building an innovation campus – and she wants to tell you about it! Why are you interested in attending WEX Global? WEX Global is a great event. I am most interested in how a digital twin […]

Idrica launches to bring GoAigua tech to the world … ahead of hosting WEX Global 2020 in Valencia!

We are pleased to introduce Idrica, the new Spanish company behind Valencia’s water management, responsible for the development of the GoAigua technology solution, which spun out of Global Omnium, the host utility of WEX Global 2020. The company specialises in digital transformation for the water industry, and provides services and technological solutions for water cycle […]