2019 water events, conferences and exhibitions

Find a water trade show or event near you in 2019! Here is our annual list of water events, conferences and exhibitions around the world. Stop by a Xylem booth to learn more about our products and services.


January water events

Efficient 2019
January 13-16
Metro Manila, Philippines
The International Water Association brings together urban water and wastewater professionals to discuss shared challenges and efficient solutions. From Xylem’s Valor brand, Janani Mohanakrishnan will speak on “Achieving Superior Customer Side Leak Resolution with Advanced Leak Analytics and AMI Technology”.

AHR Expo
January 14-16
Atlanta, Georgia, US
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration (AHR) Expo is described as “the world’s largest HVACR marketplace”. Xylem and its Bell & Gossett brand will be exhibiting at booth C6323. Xylem instructor Stan Kutin will speak on “Pairing Geothermal and Hydronic Systems in Residential Buildings” on January 14 at 11 am.

WFES Water
January 14-17
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
The World Future Energy Summit (WFES) is a global event for sustainable innovation in energy, clean technology and efficiency. The WFES Water Forum presents the latest thinking and technology to help solve the world’s water scarcity challenges.

WWT Wastewater 2019
January 19
Birmingham, United Kingdom
This single-day wastewater event includes four parallel tracks on networks, infrastructure, treatment and bioresources. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

February water events

Infra relatiedagen
February 5-7
Hardenberg, The Netherlands
This trade show brings together professionals in road construction and water technology. Xylem will be exhibiting at booth 427.

British Water Winter Reception
February 6
British Water members are invited to attend this networking reception with other members, guests of British Water and high-profile water professionals. Xylem is a gold sponsor of the event.

Salon des Mandataires
February 14-15
Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium
This is an event for organizations and companies working in the public sector in the Wallonia region in Belgium. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

The WWETT Show
February 20-23
Indianapolis, Indiana
The Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show is one of the world’s largest trade shows for environmental service professionals. Over 10,000 attendees gather to see the latest in equipment and technology in the expo hall.

WaterEx World Expo
Mumbai, India
February 20-23
This exhibition brings together providers of water and wastewater treatment technology, consultants and municipal leaders. A one-day conference will also be held on February 21 on “Urban sustainability through smart water management”.

SME Annual Conference & Expo
February 24-27
Denver, Colorado, US
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) brings together 6,000 industry professionals to share innovative ideas, best practices and cutting-edge research. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

World Water-Tech Investment Summit
February 26- 27
London, UK
The World Water-Tech Innovation Summit brings together water industry leaders to discuss digitization, security, energy recovery and new water resources. Xylem’s Randolf Webb, Director of Strategy & Marketing, will be a speaker at the session “Making the Digital Difference: Big Data and the Analytics of Things”.

March water events

WEX Global 2019
Lisbon, Portugal
March 4-6
WEX Global is a meeting place for water and energy leaders. A program of pre-selected meetings is combined with a conference.

AWWA/WEF Utility Management Conference
March 5-8
Nashville, Tennessee, US
Water and wastewater managers and professionals will gather to hear the latest approaches, practices, processes, techniques, case studies, and research in all aspects of utility management.

Water Sofia
March 6-8
Sofia, Bulgaria
The only B2B exhibition for industrial and public water management in Bulgaria. Water professionals share information, expertise, know-how and technologies for the management of water resources.

ISH
March 11-15
Frankfurt, Germany
ISH is the world’s leading trade fair focusing on the responsible management of water and energy in buildings. It sets trends for modern bathroom design, sustainable heating and air-conditioning technology as well as intelligent home systems. Xylem will be exhibiting at Hall 9.0, booth B85.

PITTCON Conference and Expo 2019
March 17-21
Philadelphia, US
PITTCON is one of the largest conferences in laboratory science. It offers 100 short courses and 2,000 presentations on analytical chemistry and applied spectroscopy. Xylem will exhibit its analytics solutions at booth 2019.

Aqua Nederland Vakbeurs Gorinchem 2019
March 19-21
Gorinchem, The Netherlands
This annual event for the water and wastewater market hosts more than 300 exhibitors and attracts more than 10,000 water professionals. Xylem will be exhibiting at booth G.117.

Water Philippines
March 20-22
Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines
This is the Philippines’ leading international event for water supply, sanitation, industrial wastewater treatment and purification. Attended by 8,500 water and wastewater industry professionals, trade buyers, distributors and government representatives.

The Water Show Africa
March 26-27
Johannesburg, South Africa
The Water Show Africa is a conference and marketplace where water CEOs, government officials, senior executives and engineers explore solutions for developing investable and sustainable water projects throughout the African continent.

IFAT Eurasia 2019
March 28-30
Istanbul, Turkey
IFAT Eurasia brings together market players in the areas of water, wastewater, waste, and recycling at the Istanbul Expo Center.

April water events

Global Water Summit
April 8-10
London, UK
The theme of this year’s Global Water Summit is “Disruptive Designs”. High-level executives from industry, municipalities and international water companies will discuss water technology, finance, and the future of the industry. At last year’s Global Water Awards, held during the event, Xylem was named Water Technology Company of the Year.

Pollutec Brasil
April 4-7
São Paulo, Brazil
At this trade show 100 companies present their expertise, solutions and innovations in the sanitation and environment sectors. Workshops and training are also held for the 4,000 attendees from Brazil and Latin America.

IE Expo China
April 15-17
Shanghai, China
Asia’s leading environmental show for water, waste, air and soil. In 2018, 66,580 visitors attended. Xylem will be exhibiting in Hall W5, booth 5201, and Xylem Analytics in Hall E3, booth 3620.

CIM 2019 Convention & EXPO
April 28-May 1
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
The CIM EXPO, Canada’s premier mining trade show, will feature hundreds of companies showcasing the latest in mining equipment, tools, technology, services and products. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

NSW Water Industry Operations Conference & Exhibition
April 3-4: Orange, NSW, Australia
June 5-6: Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia

September 4-5: Bendigo, Victoria, Australia.
These three “operationally focused” conferences and exhibitions are organized by WIOA annually. Xylem will be exhibiting at the events.

May water events

Ozwater ’19
May 7-9
Melbourne, Australia
Ozwater is the Australian Water Association’s international water conference and trade exhibition, attended by thousands of water professionals. Ozwater’19 will focus on “Transforming our World”. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

INTERALPIN 2019
May 8-10
Innsbruck, Austria
Over 650 international companies will exhibit at INTERALPIN 2019, showing the latest products for the cable car industry, mountain landscape development, snowmaking, winter road-clearing services, and safety and rescue. Xylem will be exhibiting its solutions for snowmaking at the event.

WIOG NZ Conference
May 8-10
Hamilton, New Zealand
This conference is arranged by the Water Industry Operators Group New Zealand for water and wastewater professionals and organizations.

WEF Residuals and Biosolids Conference
May 7-10
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US
This conference is jointly organized by the Water Environment Federation and International Water Association, in cooperation with the Florida Water Environment Association and The Water Research Foundation.

NAMPO
May 14-17
Bothaville, South Africa
NAMPO is one of the largest agriculture exhibitions in the southern hemisphere with more than 70,000 visitors attending last year. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

Africa Utility Week
May 14-16
Cape Town, South Africa
The 19th annual African Utility Week is a leading conference and trade exhibition for African power, energy and water professionals. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

SWAN 2019 Conference
May 15-16
Miami, Florida, US
Now in its 9th year, this annual event held by the Smart Water Networks Forum is a leading global hub for the smart water and wastewater sectors. This year’s theme is “Navigating the Smart Water Journey: From Leadership to Results.”

Infratech 2019
May 15-16
Jyväskylä, Finland
Infratech is the largest exhibition and seminar event for the infrastructure sector in Finland. The Infratech 2019 exhibition is expected to attract 5,000 visitors and more than 220 exhibitors. Xylem will be exhibiting at booth B245.

Water Equipment Show presented by Pump Centre
May 16
Telford, UK
At the annual conference of the Pump Centre, more than 1,000 members exhibit their products and services, and learn about the latest pump technologies. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

June water events

PHEX
June: London, UK
October: Manchester, UK
November: Chelsea, UK
PHEX (The Plumbing & Heating Exhibition) brings together more than 100 manufacturers, suppliers and trade associations working with central heating systems and underfloor heating. Xylem will be exhibiting at the events.

Aquatech China
June 3-5
Shanghai, China
Aquatech China 2019 will take place at the newly built National Exhibition and Convention Center. The event focuses on water technology and water management, aiming to present integrated solutions to the water challenges facing Asia.

AWWA ACE19
June 9-12
Denver, Colorado, US
The annual conference of the American Water Works Association, ACE gathers together thousands of water utility decision makers from around the world. Xylem’s Sensus brand is sponsoring the event.

LET 2019
June 10-14
Edinburgh, UK
The IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies is a global conference focusing on how pioneering science, technological innovation and leading practices are shaping water management.

Global Petroleum Show
June 11-13
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
This energy expo and conference attracts more than 50,000 international and domestic oil and gas executives from over 21,000 companies. Xylem will be exhibiting at booth 1307.

ProPak Asia
June 12-15
Bangkok, Thailand
ProPak Asia is one of the region’s largest trade events servicing the entire food, drink, and pharma processing and packaging supply chain.

FIREX International
June 18-20
London, UK
FIREX International is one of Europe’s leading fire safety events, attended by safety and fire protection professionals from around the world. Xylem will be exhibiting at stand FX745.

Water Leaders Summit
June 26-27
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, US
Water Leaders Summit 2019 is The Water Council’s headline event for the local, national and global water industry.

July water events

HydroVision International
July 23-25
Portland, Oregon, US
HydroVision International is one of the largest events for hydro and marine energy professionals in the world. More than 3,000 people attend, with 320 exhibiting companies. Visit Xylem at booth 10061.

August water events

Aqua Nor
August 20-23
Trondheim, Norway
Since 1979, Aqua Nor has been an important international meeting place for the aquaculture industry, and it is today the world’s largest aquaculture technology exhibition. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

World Water Week
August 25-30
Stockholm, Sweden
Nearly 400 organizations from 130 countries meet at this event, organized by SIWI, to discuss global water issues. This year’s theme is ““Water for society – Including all”. Xylem is the global sponsor of the Stockholm Junior Water Prize, awarded during the event.

The Water Expo
August 28-29
Miami, Florida
A trade show for U.S. and international manufacturers and suppliers of water-related equipment and technology. The show connects Latin American and Caribbean markets with major infrastructure projects in the US.

September water events

Aquatech Mexico
September 3-5
Mexico City, Mexico
Mexico’s largest exhibition for process, drinking and wastewater. Aquatech Mexico co-locates with The GREEN Expo, the largest annual Mexican exhibition for the environmental and renewable energy sectors.

Southampton Boat Show
September 13-22
Southampton, UK
This on-the-water boat show is one of the largest in Europe, attracting more than 110,000 visitors per year. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

One Water Summit
September 18-20
Austin, Texas, US
Join water leaders from across the country for a thought-provoking and action-oriented national summit on what it will take to secure a sustainable water future.

WEFTEC
September 21-25
Chicago, US
This trade show from the Water Environment Federation is one of the biggest of its kind in North America, attended by 25,000 people. WEFTEC’s show floor presents cutting-edge solutions from the field. Xylem launches new technology at the event every year.

Water New Zealand Conference
September 18-20
Hamilton, New Zealand
Water New Zealand is a non-profit focusing on the sustainable management and promotion of drinking water, wastewater and stormwater. This conference brings together professionals to share experiences and knowledge.

October water events

Aquarama Trade Fair
October
Leuven, Belgium
This water technology trade fair in Belgium was attended by 128 exhibitors in 2018. Xylem will be exhibiting at the event.

IBEX
October 1-3
Tampa, Florida
North America’s leading technical boat-building showcase, IBEX delivers a unique forum where the marine industry can do business, share ideas, and accelerate new product development.

November water events

Sensus Reach Conference
November 3-6
Anaheim, California, US
Learn about Xylem’s Sensus products and services at this user conference. Get the most out of your Sensus products and solutions with training from subject matter experts. And network with your peers, sharing insights and discussing the latest trends.

International Water Conference
November 10-14
Orlando, Florida, US
This educational conference focuses on commercial-free discussions about technology and presents the latest scientific advances in the field. It brings together end users, researchers, practicing engineers, managers, educators, suppliers and contractors.

METSTRADE
November 19-21
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The METSTRADE Show is one of the world’s biggest and most visited B2B leisure marine equipment shows, which has been bringing the marine industry together for decades. Xylem will be exhibiting at stand 01.539.

Power Gen
Nov 19-21
New Orleans, LA
This power generation event focuses on technology, innovation and policy advancements. More than 900 companies exhibit at the event, including Xylem.

December water events

2019 Groundwater Week
December 2-5
Las Vegas, Nevada
NGWA is a community of groundwater professionals working together to advance groundwater knowledge through education and outreach, advocacy, cooperation and enhancement of professional practices.

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