Xylem / Stockholm International Water Institute

#SIWISofa: Xylem Presents the Stockholm Junior Water Prize Winner

Wednesday 30 August | 11.00-11.30 | Room: Exhibition Hall

Come meet the winner of the 2017 Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) and learn about their innovative winning project and how they became interested in water research.  The 2017 contest featured contestants from 33 countries.  In addition, hear from Xylem's Vice President of Global Affairs, Kelly McAndrew, about why the Company has been the Founding Global Sponsor of the SJWP for the past 21 consecutive years.  Xylem was also instrumental in helping the Stockholm International Water Institute to develop the WaterTank,a digital platform to promote the Stockholm Junior Water Prize and the achievements of its participants. The goal of this platform is to connect finalists, winners and alumni to industry advisors, research grants, and other global and local opportunities