Invest NI Invites Companies To Water Sector Pitching Event

Invest NI are inviting companies to a showcase event highlighting both the need for innovation within the water sector from industry specialists and the innovative responses that companies are working towards through our pitching sessions.

Delegates will receive specific presentations from industry experts covering a range of local and global issues affecting the water sector and how this is driving the need for innovation.

Speakers at the event will include:

• Eamonn P. Egan, Country Manager for Ireland, Lloyds Insurance

• Rhys Owen, Research Editor, BlueTech Research

• Sara Venning, Chief Executive Officer, NI Water

12 Companies will pitch to the audience on how they would provide solutions in the following areas followed by a Q&A session:

Energy - Hosted by Irish Water
News Image
• Advantage Control Ltd

• Elastic Energy

• NVP Energy

• Energy Trading Ireland

• Arbarr Electronics

Sensors and Analytics - Hosted by Anglian Water

• Innovyze

• Royal Haskoning DHV

• Grundfoss Pumps Ltd


• Xylem

People - Hosted by NI Water

• Kinsetsu Ltd

• Bann Technology Ltd

This is an opportunity to input and hear from companies, technical experts and engineers from within the water sector as to what needs to be done for Northern Ireland to excel in the area of innovation.

1 on 1 meetings with also be available with representatives from NI Water, Irish Water and Anglican Water. These will be arranged on a first come first served basis at registration on the morning of the event.

The event will take place on Wednesday, 26 September, 2018 at Crown Plaza.


Related Northern Ireland Business News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

02 June 2011
Water Investment More Than 'Drip Feed'
The Republic of Ireland's continuing investment in improving its water services infrastructure - including the provision of €435 million being provided from the Exchequer this year to fund the ongoing investment in water services infrastructure - has been in focus.
02 November 2010
Builders 'Need Water Charges', Says RICS
A leading construction professional has reacted positively to this week's DUP policy document on dealing with Northern Ireland's financial crisis. However, he also disagreed with the First Minister, Peter Robinson's opposition to water charges.
06 February 2020
Trade NI Sets Out Plan To Boost NI Economy
Local business leaders have united to call on the newly formed Executive to rejuvenate Northern Ireland's economy. Huge global investment opportunities with the potential to create 65,000 jobs and ensure a highly developed economy exist for the region, according to Trade NI.
16 January 2020
£3.6m Committed To Sustainable Energy Research
Invest Northern Ireland has committed £3.6 million to support pioneering research and advances in sustainable energy, the Economy Minister has announced.
18 June 2010
NI Water Co-Hosts Skillbuild
NI Water's Enniskillen depot and South West College's Enniskillen Skills Centre recently played joint host for the annual Skillbuild NI National Finals competition.