24 May 2012

3.6 Fluid management? Investing in water through Cohesion Policy

24 May - 09.30 - 11.00

Moderator:

  • Mathieu Fichter, Head of Sector Sustainable Growth, DG for Regional Policy, European Commission
Coffee Break

24 May - 11:00 - 11:30

2.7 Water management in developing countries: new developments in EU support

24 May - 11.30 - 13.00

Speakers:

3.7 20 years of LIFE – the past, present and future of water policy funding

24 May - 11.30 - 13.00

Speakers:

  • Commissioner Potočnik, , Commissioner for Environment, European Commission
  • Dr Lynne Barratt, ASTRALE (external monitoring team for the LIFE programme)
  • Annette Knödler, Project manager Moveable HEPP (Germany)
  • Arturo Dauden, Project manager ES-WAMAR (Spain)
  • Jacek Kowalski, Mayor of Gniezno (Poland)
  • Gonçalo Xavier, RECET – Association of the Technological Centres of Portugal, BATinLoko (Portugal)
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Gries, Project coordinator INSU-SHELL (Germany)

Moderator:

  • Rene Wyndham, T-Media

4.7 Meeting challenges and increasing efficiency in the water industry

24 May - 11.30 - 13.00

Speakers:

Moderator:

  • Prof. Dr. Johannes Pinnekamp, European Water Association (EWA)
Lunch

24 May - 13:00 - 14:30

4.8 Safety first: the drinking water quality challenge

24 May - 14:30 - 16:00

Speakers:

  • Dr Colette Robertson-Kellie, Regulation Manager, Drinking Water Quality Regulator for Scotland
  • Roger Aertgeerts, Programme Manager Water & Sanitation, WHO Bonn Office
  • Prof. John Fawell, Visiting Professor, Cranfield University Water Institute
Coffee break

24 May - 16:00 - 16:30

2.9 Heavy boots? International trade and the "water footprint"

24 May - 16.30 - 18.00

Speakers:

Moderator:

  • Peter Thompson, Director of Sustainable Development, DG Trade, European Commission

3.9 European Innovation Partnerships

24 May - 16.30 - 18.00

Speakers:

4.9 Daring to be different: non-conventional water resources

24 May - 16.30 - 18.00

Speakers:

Moderator:

  • Dr Valentina Lazarova, Chair, International Water Association (IWA) Working Group on Water Reuse