IWA Specialist Groups cover a wide range of subjects and are one of the main mechanisms for like- minded IWA members to network and share knowledge. They form important engines for scientific and technical content development that drives innovations in the water sector. Spread across IWA’s membership in more than 130 countries, they are an effective means of international networking, sharing information and skills, and making professional and business contacts.
The Water Loss Specialist Group (WLSG) provides leadership in the development of effective and sustainable international best practice in water loss management.
Chaired by Stuart Hamilton (UK), it is represented in over 60 countries and has more than 3,000 active members promoting and practicing water loss management around the world. The WLSG organizes global and regional water loss conferences, the next big global conference will take place in Shenzhen, China, in June 2020.