The Leaders Innovation Forum for Technology (LIFT) is a multi-pronged initiative undertaken by The Water Research Foundation and the Water Environment Federation to help bring new water technology to the field quickly and efficiently.
Fostering new water technology, globally
We bring together the best scientific minds and industry specialists to accelerate adoption of innovative technologies. With us, you get access to the following benefits:
In order to achieve this approach, we engage three different participant groups—consisting of industry experts from across the water sector—to identify and vet new technologies and innovations.
A peer-to-peer utility innovation network that includes more than 600 municipal and industrial facility owner representatives.
Volunteer Expert Pool
Consulting, academic, federal, NGO, industry, municipal, and financial experts that engage in new technology review and implementation.
Hubs & Affiliates
Local, regional, and international partners that form an interconnected, global technology and innovation network.
LIFT Success Stories
Sidestream Deammonification: Denver's Metro Wastewater Reclamation District
HTP: Partnering to Advance Solids Processing and Energy Production
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