Global Leakage Summit returns for its 9th year in March 2018

The Global Leakage Summit returns for its 9th year in March 2018 to feature the most innovative and successful examples of delivering and maintaining reduced leakage levels across the world.

Now widely regarded as the world’s premier water leakage summit, the summit will once again provide an unique international platform for leakage practitioners, and all those in the business of delivering improved efficiency for their particular water utility.

Speakers & Panellists For 2018 Include:

  • Michael Toh, Director of Water Services, Public Utilities Board, Singapore
  • Mohammad Al Shafey, NRW Consultant, Aqaba Water, Jordan
  • Mel Karam, CEO, Bristol Water, UK
  • Alice Jawan, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Utilities, Sarawak, Malaysia
  • Moumouni Sawadogo, Inspector General, National Office of Water and Sanitation (ONEA), Burkina Faso
  • Bob Taylor, Operations Director, Drinking Water Services, South West Water, UK
  • Dr Hana Al Maskati, Head, Leakage Detection and Control Group, Electricity and Water Authority, Bahrain
  • Francisco Cubillo, Deputy Director of Research, Development & Innovation, Canal de Isabel ll, Madrid, Spain
  • Siemen Veenstra, Regional Country Director Africa, Vitens Evides International, Netherlands
  • Paul Valleley, Director of Water Services, Anglian Water, UK
  • Andy Wayt – Upstream Losses Engineer, Dwr Cymru Welsh Water, UK
  • Dr David Tyler, Associate Director, Water & Wastewater Sector, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
  • Katy Walker, Leakage Strategy Manager, Yorkshire Water Services, UK
  • Mel Karam, CEO, Bristol Water, UK

And many more…


  • Over 35 international case studies over the two conference days
  • Two optional Pre-Conference Workshops: ‘From Intelligent Data to Sustainable Impact’, sponsored by Echologics/Mueller, and ‘Technology: Islands & Innovations’ sponsored by i2O
  • A highly popular Exhibition Showcase Area with over 25 leading technology providers
  • An Evening Drinks Reception
  • Gala Dinner and Charity Auction for Water Aid for all speakers, delegates, sponsors and exhibitors to enjoy.

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