Water India 2015: International Exhibition and Conference on Integrated & Collaborative solutions for a Water Secure Future

When

February 26, 2015 - February 28, 2015    
All Day

Where

Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India
Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India, New Delhi

We are pleased to inform you that Confederation of Indian Industry is organizing Water India, an International Exhibition and Conference on Integrated & collaborative solutions for a Water Secure Future from 26 – 28 February 2015 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India. The event is supported by Ministry of Urban development, Government of India.

The event will focus on areas where there is a need for better infrastructure and issues regarding Water purification, recycling and supply. An international conference will highlights issues related to policy matters, funding for projects, new technologies and will focus to arrive at cost effective and sustainable solutions to address these challenges.

The event expects participation from major national and International companies showcasing their latest product and technologies

 

Future outlook

With increasing water demand and inadequate existing capacity, the investment requirements for the sector are huge. The bulk of these investments are expected to come in the form of budgetary and plan allocations of the central and state governments through various schemes.

  • DJB to set up 100 RO plants: Setting up 100 more reverse osmosis plants across the city
  • Rs. 2037 crores provided for Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission “NAMAMI GANGE”.
  • Rs.500 crore for water reform to make Delhi a truly World class city.

 

The private sector needs to play an important role in improving efficiency in operations and bringing in technical and professional expertise in handling infrastructure facilities.

Overall, the water supply and wastewater sector has a positive outlook and offers huge opportunities. Greater focus will be laid on development of public private partnership projects.

 

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