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BeWater project dissemination at Water JPI conference

Thursday, 19 May 2016 Posted in Events, BeWater News, News

Europe for Business Ltd representative Leonardo Piccinetti, Ecological and Forestry Applications Research Centre (CREAF) representative Olga Roig-Herrera and University of Palermo representative Giovanni Galasso disseminated information about the BeWater project at Joint Programme Initiative in Water (Water JPI) conference in Rome, Italy on 19 May 2016.

Representatives presented project objectives and results achieved so far. The main purpose of the attendance was to engage Water Research Funding Organisations (RFO) and create a strong synergies and links with the other European Union research initiatives and projects that go in line with the BeWater project.

Additionally, to ensure the means needed for future involvement of European initiatives, such as European Innovation Partnership and Joint Programme Initiative in Water and Climate.

Water JPI conference was partially organised for presenting the activities of the Water JPI co-funded transnational projects and other H2020/FP7 water related projects. Additionally, high profile speakers presented options for implementing Research and Innovation Agenda and benefits of international cooperation in the water sector.