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"Sustainable water management: Chemical Industry setting the pace"
Carlos Negro, President Spanish Chemistry & Society Forum, UCM, Spain.


"Water Footprint of Energy Production: An Update"
Philippe Tanguy, Vice-President International Scientific Development Total, France.


 "Creating competitive advantage in the Water Market"
Arturo Buenaventura, Vice-President of Strategy and Corporate Development, Abengoa Water, Spain


"The Water industry in 2050: water companies & ChemWater vision on challenges and technological needs"
Sylvie Baig Suez-Degremont & Marielle Coste, Veolia, France.


"Past, present and future of chemicals use for the sustainable municipal water cycle"
Yannick Fovet, Global Head of Innovation and New Applications Water Solutions, BASF, Germany


"Innovations on the Urban Water cycle"
Mike Farrimond, Director at Wellington Associates, Past President WssTP, U.K.


"Novel Technologies for Municipal Waste Water Treatments"
Frank Rogalia, Director of Innovation and Technology FCC-Aqualia, Spain


"Innovation for drinking water purification"
Tomas Michael Mayer, Manager Aqualogy Water Research Centres, Barcelona, Spain


"One year experience in Reusing Municipal Wastewater for Industrial uses in the Petrochemical Complex CAMP Tarragona"
Joaquin Suescun, Operation BU Manager, Veolia Water Solutions & Tecnologies, Spain


"The Industrial wastewater treatment by O3/AOP to comply with European Directives and Environmental requirements"
Concha García, Product Manager, Xylem Water Solutions Spain, Madrid, Spain


"Hi Tech Industrial Applications of Membranes"
Gilbert Rios, Executive Director European Membrane House, France


"Electrochemical Engineering in Industrial Water Treatment"
Manuel Rodrigo, UCLM, Chair EFCE Working Group on Electrochemical Engineering, Spain


"Solar Photo-Catalysis in Industrial Water Treatment
Sixto Malato, PTA-CIEMAT Director, Spain.


"Advanced Catalysis & Nano-Materials for Industrial Waste Water Treatment"
Michael Stöcker, Chief Scientist SINTEF Materials & Chemistry. Editor-in-chief of "Microporous & Mesoporous Materials", Norway


Chair: Ángeles Blanco, UCM, European Water Partnership Board Member, Spain


"Sustainable Water Management at Solvay: The Solvay Way"
Nathalie Swinnen, Envronmental Projects, Solvay, Belgium


"How far can we go to sustainability?"
Sven Geißen, TUB, Germany


"Sustainable water management and open innovation"
Sonia Guri, MatGas, Spain


"Industrial symbiosis: Utilization of industrial residue streams in new biomass production and freshwater recycling"
Per Møller, Cluster Biofuels, Denmark


"Invitation to tender and contract execution of a sea water desalination plant under the Alliance method"
Miguel Ángel Marzal, Técnicas Reunidas, Spain


"Desalination's Big Bang: What's next?"
Domingo Zarzo, Technical & R&D Director, Valoriza Sacyr, Spain


"Water reuse and recycling as part of a Water Management Scheme"
Peter Cornel. University of Darmstadt, Germany


"A Retrospective Vision of the Reclaim Water & Future Outlook"
Manuel Rubio, President of AEDyR, Spain


"Sustainable Water Management - Dow Terneuzen"
Niels Groot, Dow Benelux, Holland


"Pollutants of emerging Concern: The long view-priorities and implications"
Amadeo Rodriguez, Almería University, Spain


"The Future Prospects of Catalyst in Water Treatment"
Siglinda Perathoner, University of Messina, Italy


"European Water Stewardship: Standard & Certification"
María Valle, Industry Assistant European Water Partnership, Belgium


"2050 ChemWater Scenario"
Thomas Track, Dechema, Germany


"European Initiatives-Linking with Water"
German Esteban, EC-DG Research and Innovation, Belgium

Program chairs

Willi Meier
DECHEMA, Germany

Carlos Negro

Thomas Track
DECHEMA, Germany

Eloy García Calvo

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Water is vital for the sustainability and competitiveness of the European Industry and economy at large. The conference highlights the key role of chemical sciences and its industry in driving future developments in sustainable water management.

To address the current and future challenges, innovation is a key; the conference will specifically focus on accelerating and reconciling advances in leading edge knowledge with real applications.


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