Wetskills Water Challenges

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GO for Wetskills-Romania (and last call for participants)!

Are you a motivated, enthusiast Student, PhD or Young Water Professional willing to travel and looking for a real-life, international event? Are you in favor of a kick-start or katalysator of you carreer? Do you want to have an unforgettable experience in about 2 weeks, make friends for life and built your professional network? Then join us to Buacherst and Bazau region where we will have a team building (with visits to Peles Castle. Paltinu Dam, Mud volcanoes natural reserve and Buzau Water Company with one-night stay at a vineyard)! Registration is still open  for last candidates. Be quick and register! More information, contact Frank Tibben, frank.tibben@wetskills.com. Wetskills Foundation and partners will organize the Wetskills Challenge for the fifth time in Bucharest, Romania. This Wetskills edition in Romania will be hosted by the University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest. Wetskills Foundation partner with other Romanian academia Politehnica University of Bucharest and Technical University...

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Read the Copenhagen blogs

One week ago Wetskills started the first physical live event in Copenhagen. The programme is half way now. Teambuilding, field visits, BrainHurricane, Meet & Greets, social activities: too much to mention. Therefore we have our daily blogs, written by one of the participants. Each day a new view.   Go to www.wetskills.com/event-blogs/ and read the experiences of this Wetskills adventure in Copenhagen!...

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Watch Finals & Awarding W@tskills-Japan 2021

5 August 2021 - Delft - DOB-Academy This movie shows the Finals & Awarding of the 'Olympic' W@tskills-Japan 2021 (online). This Wetskills events was aligned to the Olympic Games 2020 in Tokyo and it was broadcasted at the TeamNL Tokyo Expo platform. The studio was the DOB-Academy in Delft. Between the Finals and Awarding our partner Dutch Wavemakers had a programme to kick-off WaveToParis initiative (see: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRXOt...

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Wetskills-Hungary postponed to 2022

Due to the corona situation Wetskills and partners could not attract enough participants for organizing the second Wetskills event in Hungary unfortunately. That is why we needed to decide to postpone Wetskills-Hungary to 2022. Next year we aim to organise the event aligned to the Budapest Water Summit, as the first edition in Hungary. Stay in touch if you are interested to join this event at a later stage or joining other events. Wetskills Foundation would like to thank our Hungarian partners and team mates for the continuous cooperation and we are sure that we will organise a great event in 2022!...

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Wetskills congratulates our Ambassador Kiran Badloe

Kiran Badloe, windsurfing, won the Olympic golden medal in Tokyo last week. During the finals of Wetskills-Japan 2021 representatives of Wetskills Team (Frank, Floor and Johan) congratulated Kiran and gave him a special Golden Wetskills Statue. During his short address Kiran stressed the importance of bringing talents to the sector and working together using all strengths. He told about his experiences of bad water quality and plastics that he experienced during practicing his sport.   Wetskills hopes to create more awareness activities with Kiran as ambassador, in coorperation with the Dutch Wavemakers. OPnce again: Congratulations for this unique sport achievement. ...

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