Environmental Technologies Upcoming International Trade Events

Eco Expo Asia 2014 -- October 27-30, 2014 – Hong Kong

Supported by the Environment Bureau of the Hong Kong Government, Eco Expo Asia 2014 will be the only international environmental industry trade show held in Hong Kong - the gateway to the Chinese mainland and Asian markets. In addition to emissions control, energy efficiency, waste management & recycling products and services, electrical vehicles and technologies relating to low-carbon living and manufacturing will also be featured.



Ms. Olevia Yim
Senior Commercial Specialist
U.S. Commercial Service – Hong Kong

Lisa Huot
Sr. International Trade Specialist
Global Trade Programs


Jeddah Catalog Show – Wednesday, November 19, 2014

CS Jeddah and the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry are organizing a Catalog Show on November 19th to showcase industry-specific catalogs of U.S. companies. Over 35 US companies are already registered and CS Jeddah is seeking an additional 10-20 companies before their deadline of October 16th

 For more information, please contact Mai.AbuDabat@trade.gov.


Water Expo China -- December 1-3, 2014 -- Beijing

Certified by the U.S Department of Commerce and sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of Water Resources, Water Expo 2014 is an excellent platform for U.S. firms to showcase their cutting edge technologies and solutions, gain market insights, meet targeted buyers and distributors, promote brands and products and expand the trade channels within the water and wastewater sector.

Water Expo China 2014 offers 30 forum and conference sessions, as well as matchmaking opportunities. It is an event both exhibitors and visitors can meet with key government decision makers and network with industry peers at a proven one-stop platform. In addition, Commercial Service Beijing is able to provide tailor made services at the show.


For more information, please contact: Jiangyao Zhang at jiangyao.zhang@trade.gov   


International Water Summit (IWS) 2015 -- January 19-22, 2015 -- Abu Dhabi, UAE

The International Water Summit (IWS), hosted by Masdar and part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, is a global platform for promoting water sustainability and the water-energy nexus in arid regions. IWS brings together policymakers, scientist and business leaders to discuss the urgent challenges of wastewater, water access, and security. Strongly supported by the UAE authorities and in partnership with ADWEA (Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority), IWS brings together project owners and solution providers with investors and buyers from both the public and private sectors.  IWS is an ideal platform for promoting water sustainability in arid regions by encouraging more efficient building by sharing best practices, global collaboration, cutting-edge solutions, and enabling business opportunities.


For more information, please contact: Elizabeth Krauth at Elizabeth.Krauth@trade.gov


Expand Your Exports into Canada: Participate in the U.S. Pavilion at AMERICANA 2015 – March 17-19, 2015

The U.S. Commercial Service in Canada is proud to host the U.S. Pavilion for the AMERICANA 2015 International Environmental Technology Trade Show and Conference taking place in Montreal on March 17-19, 2015.

AMERICANA 2015 will provide an opportunity for U.S. business representatives from the environmental services and technology industry to meet and discuss their interests with Canadian corporations and municipalities. The Pavilion will include a minimum of ten U.S suppliers of environmental technologies and services representing a wide range of activities. Also, the United States will have increased exposure due to their status as the country of honor, and the coinciding celebration of AMERICANA's 20th anniversary.

As natural resource extraction is a prevalent part of the Canadian and Quebec economy, this is a particularly exciting opportunity for U.S. suppliers of environmental services tailored towards the mining and energy sector, offering services such as groundwater and soil remediation, environmental risk/impact assessments, waste management, environmental consulting, sustainable oil field and mine water management, regulatory compliance, tailings management and wastewater treatment. There are also many opportunities for firms that offer services and technologies towards municipalities as well. 

We would greatly appreciate your support in promoting AMERICANA 2015 within your organization and to your clients and /or partners. We strongly believe that your members and associates would benefit from participation at this event. Your assistance in this regard would be greatly appreciated and will further develop trade for both Canadian and U.S. firms.

For further information about AMERICANA 2015, please contact our project coordinators and visit our website: www.export.gov/canada/eventsforu.s.companies.americana

For more information, please contact: julien.monmea@trade.gov and Connie.Irrera@trade.gov.


WasserBerlin -- March 21-27, 2015 -- Berlin, Germany

The closely integrated trade show and congress represents our way of responding to new technical challenges in an extremely dynamic market. Beyond that, WASSER BERLIN INTERNATIONAL has sharpened its profile as a world-leading exhibition for pipeline construction. Trenchless technology will be highlighted in 2013 as part of NO DIG Berlin and supplemented by the traditional construction site day hosted by Berlin Waterworks. Wasser Berlin International is certified under the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Trade Fair Certification Program, which offers a range or export promotion services to U.S. participants. http://www.wasser-berlin.de/en/

For more information, please contact: Tobias Wester at Tobias.Wester@trade.gov


7th World Water Forum -- April 12-17, 2015 -- Daegu-Gyeongbuk, Republic of Korea

Every three years since 1997, the World Water Forum, organized by the World Water Council, is one of the main international platforms for discussions about water. The next forum takes place in Seoul, South Korea in 2015 and will be hosted by the Korean Water Partnership. Previous World Water Forums took place in Marrakesh (1997), the Hague (2000), Kyoto (2003), Mexico (2006), Istanbul (2009. The 6th World Water Forum, which took place in Marseille from next 12 to 17 March 2012 (see: www.worldwaterforum6.org). The 7th edition of the forum will take place in Daegu-Gyeongbuk and is expected to gather over 30,000 people from multi-stakeholder backgrounds for 6 days of high-quality sessions, intense debates and informative workshops.


For more information, please contact:

Myoung Soo Lah at MyoungSoo.Lah@trade.gov,

Sunny Park at Sunny.Park@trade.gov,

or Nathan Huh at Nathan.Huh@trade.gov


IE Expo 2015 -- May 6-8, 2015 -- Shanghai, China

IE Expo 2015 will provide a first-class business and networking platform for Chinese and international trade professionals and is accompanied by a high-ranking conference program covering topical themes in Water and Wastewater Treatment, Waste Management, Air Pollution Control and Air Purification, and Soil Remediation research and technology. IE Expo 2015 will be an optimum platform for U.S. companies to showcase their latest products, publish the latest technologies, seek environmental solutions, develop Asian market sales leads, and understand the latest trends in the environmental technology market.


For more information, please contact: Clarke Zhang at Clarke.Zhang@trade.gov


International Conference on Energy, Water and Environment (ICEWE) -- July 29-30, 2015 -- Istanbul, Turkey

The ICEWE 2015: International Conference on Energy, Water and Environment aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Energy, Water and Environment. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Energy, Water and Environment.


For more information, please contact: Gorkem Yavilioglu at Gorkem.Yavilioglu@trade.gov


FENASAN -- August 4-6, 2015 -- Sao Paulo, Brazil

FENASAN 2015 is the 26th National Exhibition on Sanitation and Environment Services, an annual convention on Water & Wastewater Technologies and one of the largest Water and Waste Water trade shows in Brazil.


For more information, please contact: Teresa Wagner at Teresa.Wagner@trade.gov