water@leeds celebrated its 10th Anniversary on 5 September 2019 at the University’s Great Hall.
Researchers and collaborators from industry came together to celebrate a decade of achievements and to look forward. water@leeds directors Professor Joseph Holden and Professor Martin Tillotson reflected on the achievements of the past 10 years and the University’s Vice Chancellor, Sir Alan Langlands opening speech celebrated the role of water@leeds. The event highlighted the work of water@leeds members, its impact on society and the economy, and the national and international partnerships that support this work. It also provided an opportunity to think about our future and the future of the next generation of interdisciplinary water researchers. More photographs and films of the day coming soon. Read our programme for the day here
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