The EIP Water will develop tools to support water related innovation. These tools will not necessarily be linked to the priorities of the EIP Water, but will be open to any actor dealing with water and innovation. Tools that will be developed from 2013 onwards are:
An annual EIP Water meeting, opened to a wide audience, will be organized to present the activities of the Action Groups and the progress in implementing the EIP Water tools and activities as well as a brokerage event between water innovation supply and demand.
The objective of the web based market place is to create and establish a community on and a place for “matchmaking” in innovation topics in the field of water in Europe and worldwide, connecting problem owners and owners of solutions, regardless of their geographical position. The market place will offer several features, driven by the stakeholders' interests.
Other potential tools, to be further developed by the Task Force or by designated Expert Groups include: