Since its start in 2002, Match+ ‘s primary focus is on the global water sector. With multiple years of international experience in the water sector before 2002, this was the ideal start for Match+. Ever since, Match+ has developed and organized a large number of international water events throughout the entire world in a large variety of sectors. Events varying from large global events (e.g. World Water Forum Istanbul in 2009), to truly global and exclusive water exhibitions (e.g. 5 biennial World Water Congresses & Exhibitions, 3 Water and Development Congresses & Exhibitions), several Water Conferences (e.g. Amsterdam International Water Week), seminars and symposia and many trade missions.