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Symposium on ict4water drives circular economy. The impacts of innovation in FP7/H2020 Projects

Hotel EXE Guadalete. Friday 17th, June 2016. (09:45 - 14:30)

Organiser EU ICT Cluster
Objective The main EU projects on smart water solutions, grouped together in a cluster, will present their updates and results – including demo sites at tens of cities across Europe. The most recent water related H2020 projects, from the calls on Water Demo and First Market Replication,  will discuss their real environment experience, and define future needs and exchange opportunities.
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09:45-10:00 Welcome
- Introductions and agenda review
Eva Martinez- AQUALIA  
- ICT4Water cluster and H2020 WIDEST
Gabriel Anzaldi –EURECAT
10:00 –10:20 Digital Single Market problematics
Grazyna Wojciesz  (Policy/ Project Officer European Commission) DG Connect Unit H5-Smart Cities and Sustainability
ICT4water roadmap updates necessary for Digital Single Market
Marcin Stachura (experts of DG CNECT)
10:20 –10:35 H2020 opportunities WP15-16: water in circular economy 
 Evdokia Achilleos (EASME)
10:35-10:55 H2020 opportunities WP16-17: Inducement price "Zero Power Water Infrastructure Monitoring"
Future common events  :
• WssTP's annual stakeholder conference.  (June  21-23Brussels)
• Summer School and Symposium on Smart Systems for Urban Water Demand Management.  (August 22-25, Switzerland)
• IWA Water IDEAS Conference. (October 2016 in Bologna)
• European Utility Week Participation. (15-17 November 2016 Barcelona)
Aude Glenisson  DG CNECT
10:55-11:10 Global funding opportunities for water challenges
Juan Carlos Garcia (NCP, CDTI, Spain) 
11:10 – 11:25 Summary of FP7 ICT Projects from the first generation– 2011:
WatERP - Llobregat river basin (ES) and Leipzig (DE). Gabriel Anzaldi –EURECAT
iWIDGET - Barcelos (PT) and Waterwise (UK). Lydia S. Vamvakeridou-Lyroudia- EXETER UNIVERSITY
EFFINET - Barcelona (ES) and Lemesos (CY). Gabriela Cembrano -CETAQUA
UrbanWater –Almeria (ES), Algarve (PT), and Janovice (CZ). Eva Martinez – AQUALIA
ICeWater - Milan (IT) and Timisoara (RO). Marco Fantozzi -Studio Marco Fantozzi 
Chaired by Lydia S. Vamvakeridou-Lyroudia- EXETER UNIVERSITY
11:25 –11:55 Coffee /Networking Break
11:55 –12:25 Presentations/Round Table FP7 ICT- 2013:
DAIAD - Alicante (ES) and Brighton (UK). Spiros Athanasiou – Athena Research Center
ISS-EWATUS – Skiatos (GR) ; Sosowiec (PL). Chrysi Laspidou –THESSALY UNIVERSITY, Andrea Capiluppi- BRUNEL UNIVERSITY
SmartH2O - Gordola (CH) and London (UK), Valencia (ES). Andrea-E. Rizzoli-SUPSI
WATERNOMICS -Thessaloniki (GR), Milano (IT) and Galway (IR). Edward Curry- INSIGHT-CENTRE
WISDOM –Cardiff (UK) and La Spezia (IT). Thomas Beach, Cardiff University (CU), Andy Blackhall, Dwr Cymru Welsh Water (DCWW)
SAFEWATER -Helena Lucas- AdA
Chaired by Chrysi Laspidou
12:25- 12:40 Discussion with Audience Participation
12:40 – 13:05 Presentations /Round Table. H2020- Water 4a Projects
WaterInnEULluis Pesquer  -CREAF
KINDRAMercedes Padilla -REDIAM
FREEWAT Angel Utset,  Miguel Garcia - ZETA AMALTEA
BlueSCitiesGerard van den Berg – KWR Water
Chaired by  Gabriel Anzaldi
13:05 - 13:20 Discussion with Audience Participation
13:20-14:10 Presentatios. H2020 Water 1a Projects - Boosting innovation First Market Replication 
POWERSTEP. Janet Riley–  Montfort University
SUBSOL. Gerard van den Berg – KWR Water 
CENTAUR. Louise Walker- Environmental Monitoring Solution
iMETland. Abraham Esteve –ALCALA University-UAH
14:10-14:20 Discussion with Audience Participation
14:20-14:30 Wrap-up and Conclusions
Eva Martinez- AQUALIA 
Gabriel Anzaldi –EURECAT



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