Fidan Karimova is the Water Technology Collaboration Manager at the Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF), in charge of bridging the gap between the WE&RF utility subscriber needs and available technologies in the market. She has an extensive knowledge of the innovation industry, having previously worked on helping entrepreneurs from around the world transition from idea to implementation phase. Fidan created a mobile app, called the Water Tracker, which records the amount of water used in people’s daily lives.
Fidan graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor’s degree in International Business and a Master’s degree in Environmental Management. Most recently she successfully completed a three course certificate series in Water Management from Delft University of Technology.