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19 September 2022 - 6 October 2022
Leeuwarden, Netherlands
WaterMatch 2022

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WaterMatch 2022

Don’t miss out on a unique opportunity to meet potential business partners during WaterMatch 2022. This international water technology brokerage event gives you the opportunity to meet with companies, researchers, knowledge institutes and government representatives in one-on-one meetings. It allows you to explore cross-border opportunities and discuss collaboration with water technology businesses worldwide.

WaterMatch 2022 is an official side event of the European Water Technology Week 2022 (19-22 September) and will continue online until 28 September. 

Because of the international character, the main language of the event will be English.

There are 3 on-site matchmaking sessions during EWTW:

Monday 19 September

  • 12.00 - 14.00 (CEST)

Tuesday 20 September

  • 12.30 - 14.00 (CEST)

Wednesday 21 September

  • 12.30 - 14.00 (CEST)

You are not able to attend in person? Yet still want meet with potential business partners? You can also join online:

Monday 26 September until Thursday 6 October:

  • 9.00 - 17.00 (CEST)

You can choose to take part in one or all matchmaking sessions.

Important! Participation in WaterMatch is free of charge, however, for the on-site sessions during the European Water Technology Week registration is mandatory. Online sessions are free of charge.

Please read our Terms&Conditions before registering. 

Why participate?

  • Identifying new business opportunities in new markets
  • Matchmaking opportunities with companies from all over the world
  • Attend one of the leading European Water Conferences (separate registration)


The matchmaking event is organized by the Water Alliance in collaboration with the Enterprise Europe Network and WINNing days.

WINNing Days

The WINNing Days – EU programmes bring tangible opportunities for SMEs is a parallel session of the EWTW. During this session you will hear information on EU funding opportunities and success stories from companies who used EU programmes. Furthermore, organisations who are working on international projects can pitch their project idea to find new collaboration partners. For those who cannot attend this session live it is still possible to matchmake via Watermatch.

Enterprise Europe Network

The Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) encompasses more than 600 organizations in 68 countries worldwide. It helps SMEs worldwide to find new business partners, supports their international growth and innovation. Via EEN, the Water Alliance gives you access to a global network of experts, specialists and, above all, contacts with potential business partners.

Closed since 22 September 2022
WestCord WTC Hotel Leeuwarden, Heliconweg 52
8914 AT Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Organised by
Participants 137
Meetings 157
Netherlands 65
United States 11
Belgium 6
Canada 6
Lithuania 6
France 5
Spain 5
Finland 4
United Kingdom 4
Italy 3
Germany 3
Portugal 3
Taiwan 3
Israel 2
Switzerland 2
South Africa 2
Hungary 1
Pakistan 1
Ireland 1
Denmark 1
Ukraine 1
Mexico 1
Australia 1
Greece 1
Czech Republic 1
China 1
Cameroon 1
Austria 1
Iran, Islamic Republic Of 1
Namibia 1
Total 144
Start-up 19
SME 48
Large Company 12
University 8
R&D Institution 16
Association/Agency 13
Authority/Government 6
Other 22
Total 144