Welcome to the media room

The online media room is a space dedicated to journalists covering the discussions and news of the IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies, 10-14 June 2019, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, both, through attendance on the event and remotely. This is the space where we provide you with useful information on the event.

You can access media materials such as news, key events for the media, press releases, video interviews with experts, photos, contacts, key topics, and a list of speakers and experts.

You can now register to be an accredited journalist. Please follow the instructions below.

Water technology innovations for emerging challenges

The IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies is the water sector reference to showcase technological innovation. LET has carved a niche for itself in re-shaping the future of water and wastewater management. It is renowned for fostering ground-breaking ideas and enabling their rapid practical application, anticipating future developments for the water sector.

Media Accreditation: Deadline 1 June 2019

Media accreditation is now open – please apply in advance by completing and emailing the downloadable application form with a scan of your press pass or letter from your editor. All registered media will receive a letter of confirmation.

See media accreditation guidelines

Media passes for the IWA Leading Edge Technology conference will be available for collection from Monday 10th June to Thursday 14th June 2019,  at the Edinburgh International Convention Center, located at the Exchange, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE, United Kingdom.

When collecting your media pass for the conference you will be required to present the following supporting documents:

  • The letter of confirmation issued by the conference organisers;
  • An official national press card; OR
  • Photo ID and an official letter signed by their publisher, editor or news director stating your role at the IWA 15th Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies;

Unsigned letters will not be accepted. Freelance media are required to provide an indication of the news organisation or publication engaging their services.
Applicants who submitted their applications for media accreditation prior to the deadline will be notified on their application status within ten working days of submission.

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On-site registration

On-site registrants should bring both a letter of assignment and a valid press card to the onsite registration desk at the at the Edinburgh International Convention Center, located at the Exchange, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE, United Kingdom.

Alternatively, contact:
Marta Jimenez
Communications Officer
International Water Association
Mob. +31 6 31 93 40 81
marta.jimenez@iwahq.org

Practical Information

Services On Site

At the registration desk you will receive assistance with interview requests.

Remote Services

Our communications team is happy to assist accredited journalists with interview requests. All press releases and news coming out of the week will be published on this page.

Online Programme

Use the Conference Programme to search for a specific topic or get an overview of the themes that will be discussed during the week. The Advanced Programme is available here.

Social Media

IWA has a number of social media channels through which you can connect to help stay abreast of events, updates and virtual discussions on the topics you cover. Connect now to uncover stories and find potential interviewees.
Follow @iwahq on Twitter to receive updates in advance and during the week. The official Conference hashtag is #iwaLET
Or connect with the IWA on Facebook , LinkedIn or IWA Connect

 

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About LET 2019

The Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies is a global reference for innovation in the water sector, where leading practices, innovative technologies, groundbreaking research, and pioneering science are announced or anticipated. LET 2019 takes place from 10 to 14 of June 2019, at the Edinburgh International Convention Center, located at the Exchange, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE, United Kingdom.

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Media Partners

For information about becoming a media partner of the IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies, please email marta.jimenez@iwahq.org

Media Contacts

Rui Veras
Communications Director
IWA
Mob. +31 6 29 05 55 22

rui.veras@iwahq.org

Ulrike Kelm
Communications Manager
IWA
Mob. +31 615 903 155
ulrike.kelm@iwahq.org

Marta Jimenez
Communications Officer
IWA
Mob. +31 6 3193 4081
marta.jimenez@iwahq.org

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