Stand n° 3
ICLEI is an international association of local governments as well as national and regional local government organizations who have made a commitment to sustainable development. ICLEI provides technical consulting, training, and information services to build capacity, share knowledge, and support local governments in the implementation of sustainable development.
Water Supply and Sanitation Technology Platform
Stand n° 5
The Water supply and sanitation Technology Platform, was initiated by the European Commission to promote coordination and collaboration of R,T&D in the water industry. ACQUEAU is the EUREKA Cluster for Growth and Innovation in the water sector. Together, they promote the innovation of the water sector in a collaborative manner. www.wsstp.eu // www.acqueau.eu
Stand n° 6
Nestlé is the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company with a mission to provide consumers with the best tasting, most nutritious choices in a wide range of food & beverages. Our products are sold worldwide. 2011 global sales were CHF 83.7 billion.
Stand n° 10
EuroGeoSurveys is a non-profit organisation of the Geological Surveys of Europe, the national institutions responsible for geological inventory, monitoring, knowledge and research.
EuroGeoSurveys works with EU institutions, industries, universities and research centres, and developing contacts with the public and the media.
The main aim of EuroGeoSurveys is to contribute to society's welfare.
Regional Environmental Center (REC)
Stand n° 22
The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) is an international organisation with a mission to assist in addressing environmental issues. The REC - among other activities - aims to channel inherited knowledge and to ensure the flow of clean and abundant water for future generations.
Stand n° 28
PlasticsEurope is one of the leading European trade associations with centres in Brussels, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Milan and Paris. We are networking with European and national plastics associations and have more than 100 member companies, producing over 90% of all polymers across Europe. www.plasticseurope.org
TEPPFA is the European Plastic Pipes and Fittings Association, consisting of 15 national associations together with 11 companies across Europe manufacturing plastic pipe systems. Our mission is to promote high quality and sustainable products. www.teppfa.org
Stand n° 31
Wetsus, centre of excellence for sustainable water technology, facilitates breakthrough innovations for water treatment technology. Acting as a facilitating intermediary Wetsus combines the knowledge of 38 European Research Chairs and the innovative potential of dozens of Companies. Wetsus creates a unique environment and strategic cooperation for development of profitable and sustainable state of the art water treatment technologies. Wetsus' main activity is the coordination of a world leading research program. The inspiring and multidisciplinary collaboration between companies and research institutes in Wetsus results in innovations that contribute significantly to the solution of the global water problems. As per April 2012, over 92 companies annually invest some € 3.5 million in the demand driven
€ 14 million/year research program, with a long term commitment. Wetsus has the ambition to become the EU centre of excellence in water treatment technology.
Waste Free Oceans (WFO)
Stand n° 41
Waste Free Oceans Foundation (WFO) is a ground breaking public-private initiative aimed at mobilizing and uniting the fisheries sector, the international plastics industry and other key stakeholders in jointly combatting the growing issue of marine litter on the coastlines, at the rivers and in the seas.
Green Spider Network (GSN)
Stand n° 43
The EECN Secretariat represents the Green Spider Network (GSN), a network of communication and information officers from European environmental ministries and agencies. One of the GSN's main goals is to promote relations between the EU administration and national institutions, and provide a platform for exchanging best practices in environmental communication.
Stand n° 45
Ecologic Institute is a private not-for-profit think tank for applied environmental research, policy analysis, and consultancy with offices in the EU and US. The Institute has garnered a reputation for excellence in transdisciplinary, policy relevant research. Ecologic Institute improves communication among scientists, policy makers, and the public through its collaborative projects.