Message from the CEO

Greetings to all ! I’m so excited to and looking forward to seeing all of you again. This conference is a testament to our shared passion for water, and I’m grateful for your dedication to this critical issue.

You’ll be coming come from all over the world, bringing with you a wealth of knowledge and expertise. Your collective efforts are what drive progress in water management, and this conference is a chance for us to come together, learn from each other, and brainstorm new solutions.

Over the conference few days, we’ll have amazing speakers, workshops, and interactive sessions on everything from groundbreaking research to cutting-edge technologies. This is a chance to soak up new knowledge, connect with others, and create a ripple effect that will reach far beyond these walls.

I encourage you to actively engage, collaborate, and share your insights. Together, we can truly make a difference. Embrace the diversity of perspectives here, and let’s collectively shape the future of water conservation and management.

Also, don’t forget to take advantage of the networking opportunities! Strike up conversations, make new friends, and forge lasting partnerships. Together, we can amplify our impact and work towards a more sustainable future.

Finally, I want to thank you all for your unwavering commitment to water. Your tireless efforts, creative solutions, and dedication are inspiring. Together, we can create a world where water scarcity is a thing of the past.

So let’s embark on this journey together, with curiosity, openness, and enthusiasm. I’m confident that this conference will be a remarkable experience for all of us.

Welcome to the water sector enthusiasts gathering!

Dr Lester Goldman

Mark your calendars!
The WISA 2024 Biennial Conference & Exhibition will now take place from 12 to 14 June 2024

As Wednesday, 29th May has been declared as the day of South African General Elections, we had to change our dates.

The venue, speakers, workshops, interactive sessions, and networking opportunities will remain the same.

You now have two extra weeks to register, make travel plans, tweak presentations, refurbish stands and perfect your networking skills.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to us at

We understand that this change may cause inconvenience for some of our attendees, and for that, we sincerely apologise.
Our team is working diligently to ensure a smooth transition and to assist with any adjustments.

*Pre-Conference Technical Tours will be hosted on Tuesday 11 June 2024.