Moving Towards Smart Water in Ontario

What is “smart water” and what does it mean for the water/wastewater industry? That was the topic of a full-day forum on November 30, 2016 hosted by the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC), the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) and the Water Technology Acceleration Project (WaterTAP) in Toronto. Increasingly, “smart” tools and techniques are being developed [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:28+00:00January 24th, 2017|News|

WaterTAP Names Dr. Peter Gallant as President and CEO

This article was originally published in WaterTAP by Kerry Freek. The Water Technology Acceleration Project (WaterTAP) Board of Directors today announced that Dr. Peter Gallant has been appointed as President and CEO, effective immediately. "We are pleased to welcome Peter to the team," said Kenneth A. Morrison, WaterTAP Board Chair. "He is a skillful, seasoned [...]

2015-09-01T20:02:39+00:00May 19th, 2015|News|

Ask the Expert: Brian Mergelas on Innovation and Technology in the Water Sector

This article was originally published by Partners in Project Green. For businesses and government in the Greater Toronto Area, managing water resources effectively can become a complicated, challenging task. Many organizations, such as Partners in Project Green, exist to provide resources and collaborative opportunities to deal with water-related challenges. Another such organization is WaterTAP, Ontario's [...]

2015-09-01T19:27:10+00:00January 8th, 2015|News|

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|

WaterTAP Co-Hosts World Water-Tech Summit Conference in October 2013

WaterTAP Co-Hosts World Water-Tech Summit Conference in October 2013 Toronto, ON, September 10, 2013 - WaterTAP Ontario announced their co-host role of the upcoming World Water-Tech North America Summit taking place on October 29-30 in Ontario, Canada. Ontario is North America's water technology hub and home to more than 900 water-industry businesses employing more than [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:35+00:00July 16th, 2013|News|

Ontario to Play Major Role in India’s First Water Focused Integrated Research and Innovation Platform

WaterTAP Ontario, the Centre for Alternative Water Treatment (CAWT) at Fleming College and the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) were recently in India tocollaborate on the launch of the ReserWater Innovation Foundation (RWIF) project and grow Ontario’s global water presence. CAWT and SOWC signed MOUs with the RWIF project, in New Delhi, aimed at bringing [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00April 22nd, 2013|News|

WaterTAP Announces Brian Mergelas As CEO

The WaterTAP Board of Directors has announced Dr. Brian Mergelas, PhD as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of WaterTAP. Since being established, WaterTAP has engaged in extensive consultations with key stakeholders, building from the initial direction set by the Water Opportunities Act, 2010. We have also established policies and procedures that represent the highest level [...]

2017-03-21T18:48:36+00:00October 23rd, 2012|News|

WaterTAP Announces Mike Stadnyckyj As Vice President

WaterTAP has announced Mike Stadnyckyj as Vice President of the organization. He brings a wealth of marketing and business development experience to WaterTAP having held senior management positions at ZENON, GE Water, PPIC and most recently Wachs Water Services. Mike's background, combined with his understanding of the global water market will play a pivotal role [...]

2015-08-28T17:53:05+00:00October 23rd, 2012|News|