New Delhi: Grundfos India, a global leader in advanced pump solutions and water technology, is the silver sponsor of the 6th Water Innovation Summit organized by the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). The two-days virtual conference, scheduled on December 15th and 16th 2020, will provide a platform for the experts across the globe and key stakeholders to share their perspectives on the ongoing water challenges and brainstorm on the possible solutions for a better future. This event will have participants from various countries, diplomats and experts from the governments including from the Ministry of Jal Shakthi, India.
The water industry is witnessing a rapid adoption of digital technologies & solutions and this will benefit the sector immensely. Intelligent technologies like AI (Artificial Intelligence), IoT (Internet of Things) are expected to become the backbone of comprehensive solutions that can address the water challenges in the country. Successful digital transformations will require the right knowledge transfer, public-private partnerships and forward-looking investments.
Saravanan Panneer Selvam, General Manager, INDO Region, Grundfos said, “Rapid unplanned urbanization, climate change, and inefficient management of water resources are all leading to major environmental and economic issues around the world. If these issues are not addressed with a sense of urgency, the ramifications will be devastating for all of us and the planet. What we need is a holistic approach to water, integration of intelligent and smart technologies with traditional and environment-friendly systems and strengthen the way we manage this resource. The future of water lies in adopting a sustainability mindset, technologies, policies and collaborations. We at Grundfos India, strongly advocate United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals #6 – focused on water and our association with this conference is a step towards bringing the key stakeholders together to help strengthen the water agenda.”
Ranganath N.K, Grundfos Water Ambassador, Grundfos India, will be chairing and moderating the session on ‘Resource Use and Allocation: Incentivizing Efficiency’ on the 15th December.