Blogs & Podcasts

Blogs on the Future of Water by Paul Horton & Richard Laikin


Paul Horton, Future Water CEO                                                                    Richard Laikin, RLS Consulting

Paul Horton talks to Veolia Water about the the important role of the supply chain when it comes to overcoming the challenges facing the water sector, and ultimately its transformation for the future.

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Warwick University chats with Paul Horton

WMG, is an academic department at the University of Warwick and the leading international role model for successful collaboration between academia and the public and private sectors, driving innovation in science, technology and engineering, to develop the brightest ideas and talent that will shape our future.

WMG’s Associate Professor, Mairi Macintyre, hosted a series of special ‘Lunch with…’ seminars, where she chats to senior leaders from academia and industry, including Future Water’s Paul Horton. During the podcast speakers share their insights and experiences of crisis management including their responses to the COVID19 pandemic, along with their future predictions and challenges for the recovery period. Listen to the podcast >

Paul Horton gives his backing to Affinity Water’s #WhyNotWater campaign

In the #WhyNotWater podcast series launched by AffinityWater, Paul Horton, CEO of Future Water, signs up to Affinity Water’s #WhyNotWater Campaign, with its call to action for consumers to demand key changes to legislation and policy supported by government and manufacturers.

Paul explains how more needs to be done to communicate to consumers just how good tap water is in the UK and what good value for money it is. Paul also sets out the reasons why water companies and the government itself should do more to communicate to consumers the real value of the water they use in their homes every day. There is also discussion about climate change, and the urgency to take reduce our individual water use, in line with Affinity Water’s four #WhyNotWater campaign Asks. Listen to the podcast >

Greenbird Int Tech chat with Virginie Vinel Kolovos, Future Water Board member

With the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT), smart cities infrastructure, and advanced modelling tools, a digital transformation is underway in the water industry. Virginie discusses the situation in water today during a podcast with Norwegian based Greenbird Int Tech.

Tune into this episode to gain insights from utilities around the world and how they apply technology to address key challenges in the water industry. Listen to the podcast >