Water Innovation Summit


15-16 December 2020

CII’s Water Institute in association with Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR organized the International Water Innovation Summit “For a Shared Water Future” on 15-16 December 2020 over virtual platform. Canada participated as partner country for this year’s Summit.

The Summit featured thematic sessions to discuss water related challenges and brainstorm feasible solutions in coherence with the hydrological cycle. It aimed to promote integrated approach towards sustainable management of water resources.

Some eminent speakers who addressed the Summit included- Shri U P Singh, Secretary, Ministry of Jal Shakti , Dr Anil Kakodkar Chairman, CII National Awards for Excellence in Water Management, and Chairman, Rajiv Gandhi Science & Technology Commission; ; Dr. Mihir Shah, Chairman, National Committee on New Water Policy; Shri Karan Avtar Singh Chairperson, Punjab Water Regulation & Dev Authority, Government of Punjab; Dr. G C Pati, Chairman, Central Ground Water Board; and Dr Sushil Gupta Member, Punjab Water Regulation & Development Authority