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Social Events

During World Water Week there are a number of occasions to network with other participants outside the venue. Registration or tickets for social events can be purchased through registration to World Water Week.


Young Professionals’ Mingle

Are you under 35? Do you like to network? Start off the Week with a drink at the Young Professionals’ Mingle and take the opportunity to meet other young professionals in an informal setting!  Find out more >>

Under the bridges

Every year during World Water Week, we offer the opportunity to see the beauty of Stockholm from the water. The boat journey travels under fifteen bridges and passes through two of the locks connecting the Baltic Sea with Lake Mälaren. This is a truly unique experience that captures the beauty of the islands of Stockholm. Find out more >>

City of Stockholm Cocktail Reception

The President of the Stockholm City Council, Ms Eva-Louise Erlandsson Slorach welcomes World Water Week participants to a cocktail reception in the beautiful Stockholm City Hall. Mingle with fellow delegates in Stockholm’s beautiful City Hall. Light refreshments will be provided. This event is generously hosted by the City of Stockholm and is therefore free of charge. Registration to the reception is required (spaces limited). Find out more >>

Stockholm Junior Water Prize award ceremony

Each year, thousands of students from all over the globe enter national competitions in the hope of making it to the international final in Stockholm. All country finalists gather during this dinner and award ceremony where the winning project is announced and awarded by the patron of the prize H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria. Find out more >>

Stockholm Water Prize Ceremony and Royal Banquet

The 2018 Stockholm Water Prize, honouring Professors Bruce E. Rittmann and Mark van Loosdrecht, will be presented by H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, on behalf of H.M. King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden. This event is by invitation but a limited number of tickets are available for purchase. Find out more >>

Mingle & Dance

The Mingle & Dance is an informal, relaxed, but important gathering for World Water Week participants. It is open for all registered participants and is arranged in the heart of Stockholm. Light dinner, entertainment, a dance floor, bar, and good atmosphere are provided. The event is included in the full week registration fee and Thursday 30 August day card. Find out more >>