Programme

Industry panel: Community platforms - models of sustainability

Wednesday 9 October 2019 Brussels Belgium

 

09.30 - 10.00
Registration and coffee reception

10.00 - 10.15
Welcome and presentation of the POWER project
Speaker: Professor Ljiljana Marjanovic-Halburd

10.15 - 10.45
Aim of the day and presentation of topics
CUBIT

  • Sustainability models for community awareness platforms
  • Success stories for water challenges
  • How industry and water communities can benefit from each other

 

10.45 - 12.00
Discussion in 3 simultaneous round-tables:

  • 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
  • Roundtable 2: Success stories for water challenges
    How community tools, services, and strategies had an impact on:
    -    Water conservation
    -    Water quality
    -    Surface water flooding
  • 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

12.00 - 12.30
Roundtables' presentations
10-minute presentation from each round-table on items discussed

12.30 - 12.45
Concluding remarks
Speaker: Professor Giuliano Manara