Keep up to date with the latest from the Water Innovation Network, including industry insights, case studies and events


The regulatory advice service for innovators (“one stop shop”) has been launched as an initiative called Streamline. It is a collaborative effort between Ofwat, the EA and DWI and will provide advice to help innovators and businesses understand and navigate through water sector regulations.

Fill out the form on the portal link below to send in your questions and requests for advice.

StreamLine portal

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Collaboration opportunity for Ofwat’s Innovation in Water Challenge

We are seeking proposals for the second round of Ofwat’s Innovation in Water Challenge (IWC) through the Water Innovation Network (WIN).

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Water Connect 2021 – event closed

The Water Innovation Network’s annual conference will be held online for the first time  between  Monday  25 – Thursday 28 January. 

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The Water Innovation Network celebrates 10 years of open innovation!

The free network is a partnership between Anglian Water and Allia, a not-for-profit organisation that helps businesses to grow.

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The need to innovate has never been more important

The Covid-19 pandemic has dramatically changed the way we’re all working

The Water Innovation Network (WIN) is operating business as usual and invites you to engage with us!

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WIN joins US based WaterStart

Global opportunities for WIN members

The Water Innovation Network (WIN) has joined forces with US based water innovation organisation WaterStart to offer its members global opportunities within the water industry.

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Innovate East 2019

Global Thinking For Our Collective Future

Anglian Water and Essex & Suffolk Water introduce Innovate East, a three day event that will tackle some of the most pressing challenges facing the water industry, our region and society over the 10th, 11th and 12th September 2019.

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Water Connect 2019

Thank you to everyone who joined us at Water Connect 2019.

Water Connect 2019, held on the 12 February, was a one-day conference and matchmaking event for people interested in developing innovative solutions for the water industry.

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Pontoonworks Case Study – An innovative solution for working on water

The Problem

Working on water can often be challenging as the surface is unstable and access can be restricted.

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The Simocode, An innovative solution to pump blockages

The Problem

There are approximately 34,000 blockages in pipes per year which need clearing, costing Anglian Water approximately £15m.

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