Akvo Director Jeroen van der Sommen participated in the Global Science, Technology and Innovation Conference (GSTIC) in Brussels, 23-25 October 2017.
GSTIC aims to accelerate the development, dissemination and deployment of technological innovations that enable the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Jeroen gave a presentation on the new trends in monitoring and the need to anticipate new technological developments. Will there be disruptive platforms in the development sector? What will be the influence of Silicon Valley on water and sanitation?