Innovation Competition - 2018 Winners

Breakthrough Innovations

Innovate@IWS, co-organized by Isle and sponsored by PureTerra Ventures, brought dynamic live presentations to a competition in which finalists (innovators from municipal, industrial and real estate sectors) pitched to a distinguished panel of judges from across the MENA region, in a ‘Dragon’s Den’ styled competition, to determine the most promising water technologies.

Meet the winners!

Congratulations to the winners of Innovate@IWS who showcased breakthrough innovations to tackle water sustainability!

Municipal: Witteveen+Bos
Industrial: Emagin
Real Estate & Public Use: Hydraloop


Available clean water for all by supporting innovative technologies

PureTerra Ventures is a private equity firm focused on investing in disruptive water technologies with a positive social impact. Dutch-managed and based out of Shanghai, China, our fund combines strong entrepreneurial experience, a proven track record in driving sales and distribution in China and a vast network in the Chinese water technology market to create a unique value proposition for our investors and portfolio companies alike.

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Key Sectors

  • WFES Energy
  • WFES Water
  • WFES Solar
  • WFES Green Buildings
  • WFES Mobility