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A Career in the Water Industry

Are you interested in a future within the Ontario Water Industry? The Ontario Water Works Association (OWWA) is offering a 1-day seminar on September 11, 2014 for current students and 2014 graduates that want to get involved in the water industry. As a seminar participant, you will have the opportunity to network with professionals in [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:33+00:00August 19th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Water Canada: Water’s Next 2015

Water's Next nominations are now open! Water Canada is proud to relaunch their annual awards program celebrating Canadian water excellence. With two revamped categories and an all-new format, they expect Water's Next 2015 will be their best one yet. Their winners will now be selected from two overarching categories: People (Business, Government, Young Professionals, and [...]

2015-09-01T18:41:04+00:00August 13th, 2014|News|0 Comments

SOWC Data Integration Platform Featured in IT World Canada

This article was originally published in IT World Canada by Howard Solomon From little things, big data grows. That might be the slogan of the Southern Ontario Water Consortium, a partnership of eight Ontario universities which is building a data platform for water testing technologies that will help protect drinking water and predict floods. Click [...]

2015-09-01T18:11:11+00:00July 21st, 2014|News|0 Comments

Transforming London into a Wastewater Centre of Excellence

This article was originally published in Daily Commercial News by Peter Kenter Sewage is generally thought of as a liability. However a unique program uniting the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC), the City of London and Western University intends to transform waste streams into a valuable commodity with the establishment of an $8-million wastewater centre [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:33+00:00June 27th, 2014|News|0 Comments

IBM Collaboration Harnesses Power of Big Data to Help Manage Complex Watersheds

MARKHAM, ON, June 16, 2014 /CNW/ - A new data integration platform for watershed management built by the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) in collaboration with IBM [IBM:NYSE] is helping researchers, urban planners and others develop more sophisticated tools to predict floods, safeguard the drinking water supply and forecast the impact of growth and urbanization [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:33+00:00June 24th, 2014|News|0 Comments

SOWC’s Data Integration Platform Featured in Latest Issue of Water Canada

This article was originally published in Water Canada by Stephen D'Angelo A Watershed Moment What happens when data streams from an intensely instrumented watershed are combined with next-generation analytics in a high-powered computing environment? The answer is an unprecedented opportunity to manage watersheds in a smarter way for a diverse array of interested stakeholders. This [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:33+00:00May 23rd, 2014|News|0 Comments

SOWC’s London Wastewater Pilot Facility Featured in Latest Issue of Water Canada

This article was originally published in Water Canada by Kerry Freek As populations grow, infrastructure fails, and funding shrinks, Canadian municipalities are developing an urgent need to find ways to make water and wastewater treatment facilities more economical and efficient. In Canada, there's no end to the supply of exciting new, cost-effective technologies to close [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:33+00:00April 23rd, 2014|News|0 Comments

SOWC Invited to U.S. EPA Water Cluster Leaders Meeting

The SOWC attended the Water Technology Innovation Cluster Leaders Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The meeting, which took place from March 24 through 26, provided an opportunity for water cluster leaders from across North America to meet, discuss and share best practices for cluster developments in support of environmental [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:33+00:00April 23rd, 2014|News|0 Comments

WaterTAP Ontario – Call for Nominations to the Board of Directors

The Water Technology Acceleration Project – WaterTAP – was established to help Ontario-based water industry entrepreneurs and emerging water technology businesses grow to become successful global competitors. WaterTAP is now calling for nominations for Board of Directors - those who want to further Ontario's water sector success. http://www.watertapontario.com/news/press-releases/call-for-nominations-to-board-of-directors/24 The Nominating and Governance Committee of the [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:34+00:00April 22nd, 2014|News|0 Comments
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