James Heath, Chief Executive at the National Infrastructure Commission delivered an Opening Keynote Address at World Water-Tech focused on ‘A Resilient Future: Addressing the Water Sector’s Trio of Tricky Challenges.’

Ahead of the Commission’s second National Infrastructure Assessment to be published in autumn 2023, James set out how long term strategy, clear policy direction and effective regulation can all help address major sectoral challenges. These include securing the resilience of water supply in England and the need to address the growing risk of surface water flooding through increased investment and interventions supported by new technology.

Watch the 15 minute speech below: