Programme

Industry Panel: Community Platforms - Models of Sustainability

Wednesday • 9th October 2019 • 9.30 – 12.45 hrs.

Room: BXL-1

09.30 - 10.00 Registration and Coffee Reception

10.00 - 10.15 Welcome and Presentation of the POWER Project

   Speaker: Professor Ljiljana Marjanovic-Halburd (DMU)

10.15 – 11.00 Aim of the Day and Presentation of Topics

   Moderator: Luca Tavanti (Cubit)

    Sustainability models for community awareness platforms

    Success stories for water challenges

    How industry and water communities can benefit from each other

11.00 - 11.45 Roundtable Discussions

   Roundtable 1: Sustainability models for community awareness platforms

    How community awareness platforms can be sustained in the long term:
    business models, success cases and open issues

    Experts:
    Maurizio Teli (Aalborg University)
    Paul Fleming (DMU Honorary Professor)
   
    Facilitator: Janet Riley (DMU)


    Roundtable 2: Success stories for water challenges

     How community tools, services, and strategies had an impact on:
     -    Water conservation
     -    Water quality
     -    Surface water flooding

     Experts:
     Lydia Vamvakeridou-Lyroudia (KWR)
     Lorenzo Proia (University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia)

    
Facilitator: Jeremy Draper (Milton Keynes City Council)

    Roundtable 3: How industry and water communities can benefit from each other

     Why and how industries can take advantage from implementing POWER water communities
     in their development

     Experts:
     Andrea Rubini (Water Europe)
     John Bryden (Thames21)
    
     Facilitator:
Stef Koop (KWR)

11.45 - 12.15 Roundtable Presentations

    10-minute presentation from each round-table on items discussed

12.15 - 12.30 Concluding Remarks

   Speaker: Professor Giuliano Manara (Cubit)