Meet the Winners of 2018 Innovate@IWS Competition

Innovate@IWS Competition 2018

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 technologies. The competition took place during International Water Summit, from 15-18 January 2018.

The winner innovations are revealed!

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


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Innovate@IWS Judges

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