Aquatech China Concurrent with World Expo - China’s largest water technology show receives strong governmental support
The third edition of Aquatech China, the largest water technology show in China, will be held concurrent with the World Expo. The event is strongly supported by the Chinese Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development and other organisations. New this year is the introduction of two awards, one for the Best Waste Water Solution and one for the most innovative product. Aquatech China has grown into the largest water technology show in China, covering both the waste water and clean water industry. The event is held from June 2 up to and incuding June 4, 2010 at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre.
Although the world economy is experiencing a period of turbulence, the water treatment industry is less affected than most. Governments around the world are investing in infrastructure as a means to keep their economies going. Especially China, an emerging market, offers loads of business opportunities.
The show is characterised by 25,000 m² of floor space, over 600 exhibitors (of which at least 50% are from overseas) and the top quality of visitors that the world has come to know of Aquatech Global Events. The trade fair in China will display the entire clean water and wastewater treatment market. All international and national market leaders of the water industry are present, such as: Norit, GE Water, HaloPure, Philips, Membrana, IMT, DOW, ITT, Pentair, and Veolia. Visiting Aquatech China is free of charge for professionals in the water industry.
New: Contests at Aquatech China
To emphasise the waste water theme of Aquatech , the show organisers have organized a Best Waste Water Solution Contest. An expert panel of judges has selected a number of products to be nominated. Water professionals in China are now invited to vote.
Simultaneously, the Innovation Contest is introduced at Aquatech China. Developing new technologies, products and solutions is the key to success for the rapidly growing Chinese and surrounding Asian economies. Together with the most important media publishers in the water industry, the organisers of Aquatech China wish to stimulate innovation, which is why the contest was introduced. Aquatech China is the most important platform to see these innovations, new products and solutions. All nominees will be on display at the show in the Innovation Display Zone.
Aquatech China 2010 has received support from the China Architectural Culture Center, Shanghai Urban and Rural Construction and Transportation Committee, the Shanghai Water Bureau, Shanghai Urban Construction Investment Development Corporation, Shanghai Water Reclamation Trade Association and the Shanghai Water Appliance Association. During Aquatech China, these administrations will organise high-level seminars, the topics of which are related to water supply and wastewater treatment. They will also invite a great amount of related departments such as building committees, water bureaus, urban construction companies, wastewater treatment plants, water supply plants from Shanghai and the surrounding regions to visit Aquatech China.
Extensive educational programme
Aquatech China is more than an exhibition. Added value comes from the comprehensive educational programme with:
- Waste Water Deep Treatment International Summit
- International Water Industry ICA Summit
- IWA Conference
- Municipal Water Treatment Summit
- Aquatech China Industry Water Treatment Seminar
- China Chlorine Dioxide & Water Treatment Chemicals Conference
- Wetsus Aquatech Executive Masterclass
More information can befound at www.china.aquatechtrade.com.