Next Water | WaterRA's Research & Innovation Conference

For more than a decade Water Research Australia (WaterRA) has been a successful hub for collaboration and innovation on water issues. Our collaborative research efforts translate to real-world solutions for the water industry so generations of Australians can thrive now and in the future.

WaterRA's research and innovation conference - Next Water - combined over 200 delegates from across the world to participate in lively and engaging discussions regarding the future of, and research opportunities in the water industry.

In 2019 the annual event took a fresh approach to address what’s NOW and what’s NEXT, and saw attendance from utilities, researchers, health regulators, government, non-government organisations and consultants.

Over 60 top-class speakers from Australia and around the world shared their views on the biggest trends and challenges facing the water industry, including:

  • Climate Change;
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment;
  • Resource Recovery;
  • One Health;
  • Water Security;
  • Data Science; and,
  • Alternative Water Sources.