LIFE Platform meeting on waste water treatment

Our researcher Núria Oliver attended this event (link) hosted by CETaqua and European Comission on January 29-30 in Barcelona. This LIFE platform meeting seek to provide policymakers with feedback on several areas of significant importance for the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive’s restructuring. During the poster session Bactiwater was also presented.

Bactiwater at EU Water Innovation Conference 2019

Life Bactiwater was invited by Life MCUBO to present our project during their LIFE side meeting of the EUWIC held in Zaragoza last December 11th. The networking event named “Greater management, lower impact” in the water and environment was very interesting. Researchers from Bactiwater also attended the next day the conference focused on tackling water pollution and enhance EU preparedness to water-related climate change impacts.

Life BACTIWATER was presented during the Regional Infoday 2019

The new LIFE 2019 call for proposals was presented on May 7th 2019 at the Regional Infoday conference organized by REDIT and the Valencian Chamber of Commerce in Paterna (València). During the event a great number of Life projects gave an overview of their results, where Life Bactiwater also participated (presentation).

Life BACTIWATER attended the Life Newest networking event

The project LIFE NEWEST organised a networking event on 12th April 2019, where the participants could exchange ideas and the results of their project. The event was held in go:hub, the innovation hub of Global Omnium. In the agenda it can be seen the different projects that attended the event, where Life Bactiwater also participated.

XXXV AEAS Congress

The 35th edition of AEAS  (the Spanish association of water supply and sanitation) was held in València during 27-29 March 2019, being Global Omnium the host entity. The event was the main national forum for meeting professionals, companies and institutions for the debate and transfer of knowledge of those aspects that arouse greater interest related to the integral water cycle.

The Life Bactiwater contributed with a written paper in the proceedings of the conference, as well as the project was presented in a video continuously broadcasted in the stand of Global Omnium.

BACTIWATER was presented during the Regional Infoday

The new LIFE 2018 call for proposals was presented on May 9, during the Regional Infoday conference . The event was organized by REDIT and the Valencian Chamber of Commerce and held in the Technology Park in Paterna (Valencia) .

Additionally, eighteen participants from previous LIFE proposals presented their projects, including LIFE BACTIWATER and LIFE Ecodigestion.
The target audience of the Conference consisted of companies, public bodies and entities of the Valencian Community interested in proposals and participation in projects susceptible to receive financial support from the European Commission programme .


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First official monitoring meeting with the NEEMO expert

The first meeting with NEEMO, an entity in charge of assisting the EASME agency of the European Commission in the monitoring of the LIFE program project, took place on January 31st at the Quart Benàger WWTP (Valencia).

The meeting was attended by the project coordinating company (GOMSA), the consortium members (AVSA, Biopolis and Lifesequencing), as well as the NEEMO team’s expert monitor. During this reunion, a general presentation about LIFE BACTIWATER (LIFE16 ENV / ES / 000390) containing objectives, project progress, and a technical and financial monitoring was held.

In addition to that, the work plan for the next months of the project was presented and the key performance indicators that will be relevant in the technical and economic project impact were defined.


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Life Program. Kick-off Meeting en Bruselas

On October 17-18, the Kick-off Meeting was held in Brussels, attended by professionals with projects funded by the LIFE program of the European Commission.

Lorena Rodríguez and Ángela Baeza presented during the day, on behalf of Global Omnium, the BACTIWATER project during this event, in which there was an introduction of another 19 projects from European Union countries in the field of water and environment.

The main objective of the Kick-off Meeting was the presentation of the projects within the framework of the Life program, as well as the presentation and clarification of the main guidelines to be followed during the duration of the projects.