Sponsors & Exhibitors
The Prince Sultan Institute for Environmental, Water and Desert Research was established in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 1986 under the name “Center for Desert Studies”. It is as an independently administered research organization directly linked to the rectors office of King Saud University The Institutes purpose is to design and conduct scientific research related to desert development and to combating desertification in the Arabian Peninsula.
DHI are the first people you should call when you have a tough challenge to solve in a water environment – be it a river, a reservoir, an ocean, a coastline, or an aquifer.
Since 1947, VERBUND – founded as Österreichische Elektrizitätswirtschafts-AG – has been helping to shape the energy future: even back then we relied on hydropower and thus renewable energies. Today, more than 70 years later, VERBUND is the largest and climate-friendliest producer of electricity in Austria. Almost 100% of our electricity comes from hydropower, supplemented with wind and thermal power.
Since its establishment in 1918, the ministry has been working to strengthen rural areas. After all, this is where two thirds of the Austrian people live. At the time of the monarchy, as much as three quarters of the Austrian population were farmers. Stable circumstances for agriculture have been a core issue then, and they still are now.
The Vienna Waters Department is responsible for surface waters and groundwaters in the Vienna region.
PORR deliberately focuses on its core competency: construction. With their strategy of intelligent growth, they concentrate on the result, not on production output.
The Federal Waterways Engineering and Research Institute (BAW) is the main provider of science and technology services to the Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport (BMDV) and the Federal Waterways and Shipping Administration (WSV) with regard to all hydraulic engineering issues associated with the building, operation and maintenance of Germany’s federal waterways.