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29 January 2019

8:45 am

Registration, refreshments, and exhibition

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9:30 am

Welcome and introduction from conference chair

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9:35 am

REGULATING AND INVESTING IN THE UK’S WASTEWATER NETWORKS

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9:35 am

Optimising the networks to exceed standards

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• Investing to maximise the wastewater network • Planning for an efficient system • PR19 and working within the regulatory frameworkRead more

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9:55 am

Panel debate: the future of investment and innovation in the wastewater sector

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How the PR19 plans are shaping up How can regulatory cycles work with long-term plans? Balancing affordability, customer service, and protecting the environment Investing in innovative wastewater solutions These points will be debated by a range of speakers, including: Read more

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10:50 am

Refreshments, networking and exhibition

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11:20 am

GETTING SMARTER ABOUT SEWAGE

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11:20 am

The importance of data and modelling

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Collecting relevant data Analysing and utilising the data The potential of modellingRead more

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11:40 am

Realised benefits of innovation in Wastewater pumping

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Evolving challenges of wastewater transport, and consumer engagement Historical methods in tackling these challenges Grundfos S-Tube hydraulic, managing current and future challengesRead more

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11:55 am

Building resilience into our drainage and wastewater systems for 2050

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21st century drainage programme – drainage and wastewater management planning Holistic catchment thinking – our SMNR approach for Wales Working with partners to build resilienceRead more

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12:15 pm

Snap poll, questions and answers

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12:30 pm

Buffet lunch, networking and exhibitions

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1:30 pm

CREATING A RESILIENT WASTEWATER NETWORK

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1:30 pm

Continuing the FOG fight

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The latest tactics to prevent FOG build-up Getting consumers on board How the Whitechapel fatberg has helped the campaignRead more

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1:50 pm

Wiping out the wet wipe scourge

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Working with industry to overcome the unflushable problem Learning from abroad Developing degradable wipesRead more
2:10 pm

Building resilience

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2:30 pm

Snap poll, questions and answers

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2:45 pm

Refreshments, networking and exhibiton

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3:10 pm

FUTURE PROOFING THE SEWERAGE SYSTEM

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3:10 pm

Future frameworks for wastewater planning: drainage and wastewater management plans

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Maximising the existing wastewater network Targeting investments more effectively Providing customers and stakeholders with a better wastewater serviceRead more

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3:30 pm

Managing highway runoff

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Dealing with surface runoff Climate change adaptation The importance of asset data Meeting environmental standards Opportunities for collaborationRead more

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4:00 pm

A systematic approach to future proofing the Prague Sewerage Network inspection and renewal programme – Examples of innovative use of materials.

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4:15 pm

Extreme weather events challenge- Low flow and extreme winter

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The summer challenge: heatwaves, low flows, and heavy downpours The winter challenge: heavy rain and freezing conditionsRead more
4:45 pm

Questions and answers

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4:55 pm

Close of conference

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