BlueTech Forum 2013 to Offer Insight into Water Industry and Markets

The 4th Annual BlueTech Forum on May 14th, 2013 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, will feature panels covering a range of water industry topics, bringing moderators and speakers from reputable organizations together for discussion.

With the official countdown to the BlueTech Forum underway, the forum's agenda is filling up with a great selection of industry influencers, key decision makers, and the who's who of the water sector.


The 4th Annual BlueTech Forum on May 14th, 2013 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, will feature panels covering a range of water industry topics, bringing moderators and speakers from reputable organizations together for discussion. The first panel "Solutions for Food and Water Nexus" will discuss the issues of water management in agriculture followed by "Corporate Strategic Investors", which will explore the strategy and success rate of leading corporate venture capitalists and investors in the water industry.

"New Entrants to the Water Game" will take a look at the strategies of outside industry companies entering the water industry while "Intrapreneurship and In-House Innovation" will address how large organizations are bringing innovation and intrapreneurship into their R&D.

The panels' feature speakers such as Fei Chen, Innovation Platform Director at Grundfos, and Paul Bowen, Director of Sustainability at Coca-Cola, on the issue of intrapreneurship and Menno Holterman, Founder and Chairman of Naesta Holdings, and Sandra Eager, Ventures Technology Manager at BP Ventures, on the issue of strategic corporate investments. Dick Zwartveld, Product Manager at PRIVA, will speak on the food and water nexus, while Steve Kloos, Partner at True North Venture, and Yannick Fovet, Global Head of Innovation at BASF, will analyse new entrants into the water industry.

For more information on the BlueTech Forum, including confirmed speakers and exhibitors, the full forum agenda, and registration details, please visit our website.

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