20 Mar 2019 - 21 Mar 2019 / Brussels, Belgium

Agenda

The event agenda's time zone is CET.

Wed
20 Mar 2019
09:00 – 09:30
Reception Desk -> Edison&Marconi
Registration and Welcome Coffee
Registration
09:30 – 09:40
Archimedes
Welcome & Introduction
Market Scenario
09:40 – 10:05
Archimedes
The Market Scenario

* Presentation of the Water Market trends for the Food&Beverage sector

Market Scenario
10:05 – 10:30
Archimedes
Investing Perspectives And Opportunities

Ms. Gaëtane SUZENET – Managing Partner, International Impact Partners; Presenting: 5 key topics not to miss in a pitch deck on water

Investing Perspectives
10:30 – 11:30
Archimedes
MarketPlace - Food&Drink

Presentations by the Food & Beverage companies looking for innovative solutions to water-related challenges.

MarketPlace
11:30 – 12:00
Edison&Marconi
Coffee Break
Networking
12:00 – 13:00
Archimedes
MarketPlace - Water System Integrators

Presentations by the Water System Integrators.

MarketPlace
13:00 – 13:45
Edison&Marconi
Lunch Break
Networking
14:00 – 16:30
Archimedes, Edison, Marconi
B2B 1-1 Meetings - Speed Dating & Networking

* Scheduled B2B meetings between the Food & Beverage companies, system integrators, solution providers, the investors, and the other participants.

MatchMaking
16:30 – 16:50
Edison&Marconi
Coffee Break
Networking
16:50 – 17:30
Archimedes
Water Market Europe - Edition Award
MarketPlace
17:30 – 18:30
Edison&Marconi
Networking Cocktail
Networking
Thu
21 Mar 2019
09:00 – 09:30
Reception Desk -> Newton BC
Registration & Welcome Coffee
Registration
09:30 – 11:00
Newton A
Resource Recovery WG

Meeting agenda

  1. Welcome and registration of participants
  2. Presentation by Nele ROSENSTOCK (DG ENV)
    Unit Marine Environment and Water Industry
    Unlocking the circular economy in Water Industry
  3. Interesting calls:
    * Leading Enabling Industrial Technologies (LEIT)
    * SPIRE: Industrial symbiosis
    * SPIRE: Near Zero Water Discharge
    * Bio-Based Industries
  4. Discussion
  5. Conclusions and recommendations
Members only!
09:30 – 11:00
Huygens
Water and AGRIFOOD WG

Meeting agenda

  1. Activities performed June 2018- February 2019
  2. WG Annual plan revision
  3. Think tank event
  4. Living labs mapping
  5. Discussion of fund raising, coming calls and proposals (L2O for H20 proposal)
Members only!
09:30 – 11:00
Versalius
Water Beyond Europe WG

Meeting agenda

1.Quick round of introduction
2. Brief outline Working Group Objectives and Status Early 2019

    • Linkages EU Water Sector and SDG Agenda.
    • Support WssTP SIRA on KC6 (in particular concerning innovative solutions and business models)

    3. Working Group Activities last reporting period (June 2017 – June 2018)

    • SDG publication (jointly with UNESCO-WWAP) being finalised. Official launch during Water Innovation Europe 2019.
    • Participation to relevant consultation processes and events
      • Participation to Horizon Europe Mission Oriented Research consultation
      • Participation to World Water Forum 2018 (Brasilia)
    • Participation to relevant initiatives:
      • EU-India
      • CEWP

    4. Next actions Working Group
    5. AOB

    Members only!
    11:00 – 11:30
    Newton BC
    Coffee Break
    Networking
    11:30 – 13:00
    Huygens
    Bathing Water WG

    Meeting agenda:

    1. Goals of WG bathing water according to the WssTP Vision and SIRA
    2. Annual working plan and strategic goals of the WG
      • New technologies for implementing places for recreation in large urban agglomerations to increase the quality of life and urban resilience to climate extremes
        • Synergies to other working groups, especially Water and ICT, green infrastructure, urban pollution, managing hydroclimatic extreme events
        • Technology solutions (RTC management systems, new analytical tools and modelling approaches)
        • Propositions to the EC regarding the current revising of the EC bathing water directive
          • Areas of improvements for current bathing water legislation
          • Bathing water directive vs. Water framework directive vs. Marine directive: Are objectives compatible?

        3. WssTP project iBATHWATER: Project presentation and CoP activities

        Members only!
        11:30 – 13:00
        Newton A
        Renewable Energy and Desalination WG

        Meeting agenda:

        1. Welcome, introduction and internal management issues: use of Microsoft Teams
        2. Review of activities performed so far and pending
        3. Living Labs: discussion and proposals
        4. Update on projects, proposals and upcoming calls
        5. Discussion on further actions
        Members only!
        11:30 – 13:00
        Versalius
        Water Security WG

        Meeting agenda:

        • Further definition of the scope of the working group
        • Development of glossary of terms
        • Activities and project ideas
        Members only!
        13:00 – 14:00
        Newton BC
        Lunch Break
        Networking
        14:00 – 15:30
        Newton A
        Green Infrastructure WG

        Meeting agenda:

        • Round table
        • WG Website (www.nature-basedsolutions.eu)
        • Fact sheets update
        • Project presentations & collaboration ideas
        • Wrapping up
        Members only!
        14:00 – 15:30
        Versalius
        MENABIO WG

        Meeting agenda

        1. • Introduction
        2. • Election of the leader and co-leader
        3. • Validation of the scope and action plan
        4. • Conclusion
        Members only!
        14:00 – 15:30
        Huygens
        Urban Water Pollution WG

        Meeting agenda:

        • Evaluation UWWTD – reporting from activities (Stakeholder meeting November DG-ENV, TLC meeting in Sheffield, Meeting Norman network 6-March)
        • WssTP Living labs – present and discuss LL concept
        Members only!
        The event agenda's time zone is CET.