Education, research, technology transfer in the water sector
Due to the increasing world population, climate change, and processes such as migration and urbanization, global water requirements will rise significantly in future. In order to overcome the associated challenges, we need innovative technologies and holistic system solutions. Universities, research institutions, and other ‘think tanks’ are almost inexhaustible sources of the ideas, concepts, and innovations that we seek. IFAT is the top industry communication platform for them, too. The trade fair plays an active role in bringing together pioneers and practical experts in the water and sewage industry.