May 2020

Wetskills celebrates its 10 years anniversary (Home Isolation)

Exactly 10 years ago, 27 May 2010 the first Wetskills Water Challenge ever was held in Shanghai. Since, Wetskills literally traveled over the globe: making friends, co-creating ideas & solutions, contributing to water-events and making impact with 44 events in 23 countries worldwide.   27 May 2020: Wetskills Foundation invited all organizers of the 44 events (team members, local hosts, and close events organisers) to celebrate this moment in an appropriate ‘Corona-proof’ way: at home, but with the possibility to be connected to all our friends around the globe! 40 team members, ex-supervisors, local hosts logged in on ZOOM for an hour session. Ambassadors Ap Verheggen presented the latest results of his project SunGlacier (listen) and Kartikeya Sarabhai congratulated the Wetskills Foundation and explained his enthusiasm for the Wetskills method (listen).Wetskills Team members and involved in the first Wetskills event in China, Rick, Heikoop, Rick Hogeboom and Mia Zhemi, were answering questions about that...

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All Alumni invited for Wetskills, 10 years Celebration

Save-the-Date Message for Wetskills Alumni: Let's celebrate Wetskills, 10 Years Jubilee. Join the Home-Isolation Celebration for Alumni.   Exactly 10 years ago, 27 May 2010 the first Wetskills Water Challenge ever was held in Shanghai. Since, Wetskills literally traveled over the globe: making friends, co-creating ideas & solutions, contributing to water-events and making impact with 44 events in 23 countries worldwide. In the following ten years (up to now) Wetskills welcomed more than 800 participants in one of the Wetskills Water Challenges. Let’s celebrate this in an appropriate ‘Corona-proof’ way: at home, but with the possibility to be connected to all our friends around the globe! 9 June 2020 14.00-15.00 (NL time): Wetskills Alumni (participants worldwide, 800+ invitees)   Programme in ZOOM (short overview, details later). 13.30-14.00: ‘Quarantine time’ (for start up, Meet & Greet and chatting) 14.00-15.00: Official programme (interaction, movies & special contributions) 15.00-15.30: ‘The Living Room’ (catch up with friends in break-out rooms)   Join us! We will send...

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Home Isolation Celebration – Wetskills10

Save-the-Date Message: Let's celebrate Wetskills, 10 Years Jubilee. Join one of our Home-Isolation Celebrations. Exactly 10 years ago, 27 May 2010 the first Wetskills Water Challenge ever was held in Shanghai. Since, Wetskills literally traveled over the globe: making friends, co-creating ideas & solutions, contributing to water-events and making impact with 44 events in 23 countries worldwide. Let’s celebrate this in an appropriate ‘Corona-proof’ way: at home, but with the possibility to be connected to all our friends around the globe! Wetskills Foundation would like to welcome all our stakeholders (Organizers, Alumni & Partners) in three sessions: 27 May 2020 14.00-15.00 (NL time): Wetskills Organizers (team, local hosts and close organizers worldwide) 9 June 2020 14.00-15.00 (NL time): Wetskills Alumni (participants worldwide, 800+ invitees) 23 June 2020 14.00-15.00 (NL time): Wetskills Partners (case owners, third partners, enthusiastic professionals and academia worldwide) Programme in ZOOM (short overview, details later). 13.30-14.00: ‘Quarantine time’ (for start up, Meet...

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