The participation to the workshop is free, but registration by 24th of November is required.
Download the leaflet to our final even here.
For further information, please contact Andrea Rubini.
|Session 1 (14:00-15:00) – The value of ecosystem services – success stories from DESSIN (chair: David Schwesig, IWW/DESSIN)|
|• David Schwesig (IWW): Welcome, introduction to workshop & DESSIN project|
|• Gerardo Anzaldua (Ecologic): Talk to the user: running assessments that actually say something to the locals|
|• DESSIN case study leaders: ESS success stories|
|Session 2 (15:30 – 16:30) – Benefits of nature-based solutions and hybrid grey-green infrastructure (chair: Victor Beumer, Deltares, Leader WssTP WG Green Infrastructure)
|• Joanna Zawadzka (AquaNES): Understanding the ecosystem services provided by combined natural and engineered treatment systems|
|• McKenna Davis (RECREATE): Making the case for sustainable urban drainage systems as a nature-based solution to urban flooding|
|• Per Møller-Pedersen (KLIMA2050): Detention roof gardens – a hybrid grey-green infrastructure innovation from Norway|
|• Gerard van den Berg (SUBSOL): Subsurface Water Solutions as answers for freshwater challenges in coastal region|
|Session 3 (17:00-18:00) – Implementing and scaling up ESS, NBS, HGGI: driver for innovation in the water sector?
(chair: Andrea Rubini, WssTP)
|• Recap from sessions 1 and 2|
|• Sofie Vandewoestijne (Policy Officer, EC DG Research & Innovation): EC R&I policy on nature-based solutions|
|• Discussion with EC, WssTP and project representatives|
|• Conclusion and outlook|