The Young Water Leaders Summit (YWLS) brings together water leaders of the future, and seeks to influence, equip, and transform them to become effective catalysts of continuous change in their home region and in the wider water world.

Designed by young water professionals, for young water professionals, the YWLS aims to:

  • PROFILE the global water industry as an exciting and innovative sector;
  • INSPIRE young water professionals with leadership potential to develop their careers in the water industry; and
  • CONNECT young water professionals with established business leaders, who serve as role models.

Each edition gathers 90-100 selected participants from over 30 countries, and facilitates interactive discussions between young professionals and senior leaders.



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Who can participate in Young Water Leaders Summit (YWLS)?

If you are:

  • Passionate about water and aspire to be a change agent,
  • Actively contributing to global water discussion, and
  • 35 years of age or under,

we look forward to having you with us at the YWLS!

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