Western Canada's Water Cluster

Canada's water cluster

Welcome to waterNEXT, where innovators develop the next generation of Canadian water technologies and solutions.
Everyone needs water for life.
Let's create the future of water.
Making a splash in the innovation ecosystem.


Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre & WaterSMART Announce the Acquisition of waterNEXT.

The team

We’re a team of globally recognized water and business experts, ready to mentor the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Our approach

WaterNEXT will promote the values of environmental stewardship and responsible water use.

Solving the global water crisis

Water issues transcend all industries and impact all communities and economic opportunities. Globally, freshwater will no longer be available by 2050 if current water use per capita continues.

The challenges faced by water industry professionals are significant. Water technology acceleration is critical for the global economy and community prosperity.