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About the Water Innovation Network

The Water Innovation Network is a free business network and partnership initiative between Allia and Anglian Water, providing unique opportunities and support for organisations that have innovative solutions to business challenges within the water sector.

Businesses, organisations and individuals can submit their innovative solutions to industry experts and decision makers within Anglian Water, which could lead to potential sales, helping you grow your business. We also provide feedback, advice, support and access to specialist equipment, allowing you to develop your solution further.

Meet the Water Innovation Network Manager

This is Laura, the person behind the portal. Laura has moved from South Africa to fulfill this role and was previously working for the City of Cape Town in the Department of Water and Sanitation during the water crisis. There she gained experience in technology discovery, drought resilience, consumer behaviour and water demand management. Laura connects innovators to Anglian Water and uses her knowledge to effectively translate business challenges into clear direction and insight for suppliers.

Our aim is to drive innovation in the water industry, which is achieved by giving businesses, entrepreneurs and individuals a chance to:

Gain knowledge and insight on how they could help the water industry be more efficient, resilient and sustainable.

Share their solutions with water industry experts and receive feedback on how to develop their solution to meet industry requirements.

Access specialist support to grow their business, along with access to the UK’s best equipped innovation lab and incubation space.