You can meet BRIGAID atCONFERENCES OR SPECIFIC EVENTS

1. Conferences organized by BRIGAID

Event

When and where

Partner responsible

Audience

November 9th-10th, 2017
Venice (Italy)

All

Target audience
Innovators, end users, policy makers, researchers, civil society

Nr. of people reached
Around 45 internal Brigaid and 15 from outside

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2. Workshops organized by BRIGAID

Event

When and where

Partner responsible

Audience

BRIGAID Business Development Approach workshop (WP6)

18-19 January 2018
GReD offices, Lomazzo, Italy

TFC

Target audience
GReD

Nr. of people reached
4 actively in the workshop, 7 in total

End-user meeting: presentation of BRIGAID

31 January 2018
Delft, Deltares office

TUD

Target audience
Dutch Contractors and consultants

Nr. of people reached
25

Workshop “BRIGAID Project Innovations and Meteorology, or vice-versa”.

23 March 2018
Hotel Plaza, Tirana, Albania

AKPT/NTPA (National Territorial Planning Agency)
Albanian BRIGAID partner

Target audience
Department of Civil Emergencies in the Municipality of Tirana;
Representatives of private and public universities
Academy of Sciences;
Water Resources Agency
Tirana Water Supply and Sewerage
Research scientists, companies

Nr. of people reached
38

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BRIGAID Business Development Approach workshop (WP6)

26-27 March 2018
Hemel(s)water offices, Utrecht, the Netherlands

TFC

Target audience
Hemel(s)water

Nr. of people reached
1

End Users event in Portugal

20 April 2018
Mafra, Portugal

ISA, HKV, ALL

Target audience
Innovators, end users, urban planners, policy makers, researchers,

Nr. of people reached
60-70

3. BRIGAID’s participation in Conferences

Event

When and where

Partner responsible

Audience

International conference on economics, business trends and technology (ICEBBT 2017)

02.11.2017-03.11.2017
Canadian Institute of Technology (CIT)
Tirana, Albania

NTPA/AKPT

Target audience Profesor of Canadian Insititute of Technology; Profesor of University Pavarësia, Vlorë, Albania; Private companies; Researcher and Students.

Nr. of people reached 30

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Western Balkan Waste Solution

24.11.2017-25.11.2017
Palace of Congresses
Tirana, Albania

NTPA/AKPT

Target audience Representatives of: public and private universities, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism; private companies related to environment consultancy; private companies for the construction of waste disposal sites, companies related in environmental technology and innovation, non-profit organizations, students, etc.

Nr. of people reached 100

Water Resilient Cities Conference: “Innovation and Research – What are the newest innovations and research in relation to retrofitting SUDs”

04.10.2017
Mechelen, Belgium

KU Leuven

Target audience Experts in urban water management and planning, members of the Interreg project Water Resilient Cities.

Nr. of people reached 200

“Action associated to the Dissemination activity / L’emergenza – La Prevenzione e la Gestione”: Presentation on Integrated Tools for Crisis Management

16.10.2017
Turin, Italy

RINA-C

Target audience Policy Makers, First responders, Civil Protections, Media.

Nr. of people reached Aprox. 150

Amsterdam International Water Week 2017

31.10.2017
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bas Jonkman (TUDelft)

Marco Hartman (HKV)

Target audience Scientific community, industry, civil society, policy makers, investors.

13th EWA Brussels Conference: Recent Developments in EU Water Policy. Presentation: “Climate change & water resources: call for smart climate adaptation strategies & innovations”

06.11.2017 – 08.11.2018
Brussels, Belgium

KU Leuven

Target audience Water Policy experts, members of the European Water Association (EWA).

Nr. of people reached 50

Israel Water Association 2018- Water challenge 5.0

13.03.2018
Kfar Hamaccabia, Tel Aviv
Israel

MIGAL

Target audience Researchers, Policy Makers and Engineers.

Nr. of people reached More than 200

Stormwater Poland 2018 Conference. Presentation “Sirio: smart modelling for future proof rainwater systems”

15.03.2018 – 16.03.2018
Gdansk, Poland

KU Leuven

Target audience Stormwater experts in Poland.

Nr. of people reached 500

Presentation “The potential of BRIGAID’s Testing and Implementation Framework (TIF) as a tool to promote Nature Based Solutions”

10.04.2018
EGU conference
Vienna, Austria

Jantsje M. van Loon-Steensma (TU Delft)

Target audience Scientists (Earth Sciences).

Nr. of people reached 50

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H2020 Clustering Action “Transforming Cities, Enhancing Well-being: innovating with nature-based solutions”

16.05.2018 – 18.05.2018
University of A Coruña, Spain

ICATALIST

Target audience Representatives from the EC and other international institutions dealing with the funding, monitoring and evaluation of nature-based solutions.

Nr. of people reached More than 200

International Water Association 15th Specialized Conference on Small Water & Wastewater Systems

14.10.2018 – 18.10.2018
Technion
Haifa, Israel

MIGAL

Target audience Researchers, engineers, environmentalists, policy makers and water practitioners.

Nr. of people reached 300

4. BRIGAID’s participation in Workshops

Event

When and where

Partner responsible

Audience

Presentation on “Resilience in Security Research”

13.09.2017 – 14.09.2017
Brussels, Belgium

RINA-C

Target audience
Scientific Community (higher education, Research), Industry, Policy Makers.

Nr. of people reached
More than 250

Presentation at PLURISK Final Symposium “Forecasting and Management of Extreme Rainfall Induced Risks in the Urban Environment”

04.10.2017
Brussels, Belgium

KU Leuven

Target audience
Experts in rainfall and flood forecasting, and urban water management

Nr. of people reached
80

Participation in “Synergies between Horizon 2020 and the EU structure and investment funds”.

18.01.2018
Brussels, Belgium

Elena López-Gunn, ICATALIST

Alexandria Williams, UCL

“European programs for research and innovations”

01-02.2018
Polytechnic University of Tirana, Faculty of Civil Engineer
Tirana, Albania

NTPA/AKPT

Target audience National agency of Research and Innovations, representatives of Geodesy Department in Faculty of civil engineer and representatives of ASIG (National Geoportal Authority). View all 

Nr. of people reached 30

Forest Fire Defence. The role of meteorology in preventive actions and on fire behavior

15.03.2018
Almada, Portugal

ISA/CEABN

Target audience Directors and Technicians from Portuguese Infrastructures Company.

Nr. of people reached 250

European Geosciences Union General Assembly: Presentation of the TIF

08.04.2018 – 13.04.2018
Viena, Austria

Jantsje M. van Loon-Steensma (TUDelft)

5. BRIGAID’s participation in other events

Event

When and where

Partner responsible

Audience

Presentation “Betonstop & belang voor waterhuishouding: Naar een veerkrachtig (water)systeem” at Van Cauteren- Dutré Arenbergsymposium

29.11.2017
Leuven, Belgium

Patrick Willems (KU Leuven)

Target audience
KU Leuven academics & network.

Nr. of people reached
250

“Disaster Risk Reduction & Climate Change Adaptation as opportunities for sustainable business”
Seminar within IANUA-ISSUGE program (complementary learning program for Master Courses of UNIGE)

10.02.2018
University of Genoa
Genoa, Italy

Lorenzo Facco (RINA Consulting)

Carlo Strazza (RINA Consulting)

Target audience
Master students

Nr. of people reached
30

Presentation “Waterbeheer en klimaatverandering”, Warme Winteravonden Natuurpunt.

20.02.2018
Heverlee, Belgium

Patrick Willems (KU Leuven)

Target audience
Local public and nature management experts

Nr. of people reached
60

IPA DRAM NATIONAL TECHNICAL ALBANIA, “Roadmap to NDRA and Risk Mapping paired with Disaster Loss Data collection” organized by Department of Emergency in Albania and CIMA foundation.

26.02.2018 – 27.02.2018
Tirana International Hotel
Tirana, Albania

Nensi Lalaj (Project Manager of BRIGAID project in Albania)

Eljana Zenaj (Project Assistance of BRIGAID project in Albania)

Target audience

Project Manager of CIMA Foundation, Director of Civil Emergency Department, Ministry of Infrastructure and energy, Ministry of Defence, National Geoportal, Representative of The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Experts, Representative of Universities

Final Public hearing “Tirana Green city”, organized by Tirana Municipality

09.03.2018
Tirana International Hotel
Tirana, Albania

Nensi Lalaj (Project Manager of BRIGAID project in Albania)

Eljana Zenaj (Project Assistance of BRIGAID project in Albania)

Target audience

Representative of European Bank, Representative of Tirana Municipality, Private companies, Experts related with interested issues regarding Tirana Plan, Civil society.

Nr. of people reached
90

Presentation “Over natjes en droogjes in de Westhoek” at the info-evening on climate change and water availability in the Westhoek area of Flanders, Belgium

22.03.2018
Diksmuide, Belgium

Nensi Lalaj (Project Manager of BRIGAID project in Albania)

Eljana Zenaj (Project Assistance of BRIGAID project in Albania)

Target audience

Regional stakeholders & local public.

Nr. of people reached
250

EIT Climate-KIC’s “Building green, resilient cities” matchmaking event on March 21 in Utrecht.

21.03.2018
Utrecht, Netherlands

Varsha Ramlal (The Funding Company)

Muck de Roij (The Funding Company)

Target audience

Innovators working on nature based solutions in cities

Nr. of people reached
Aprox. 30

6. BRIGAID’s participation in activities organized jointly with other H2020 projects

Presentation within a workshop organized by the DRS H2020 project ANYWHERE

18.09.2017 – 22.010.2017
Helsinki, Finland

RINA-C

Target audience

Scientific Community (higher education, Research), Industry, Civil Society

Nr. of people reached
150

EU-H2020 project Climate-fit.city workshop

13.12.2017
Climate-fit.city
Graz, Austria

KU Leuven

Target audience

Climate-fit.city project partners

Nr. of people reached
30

Participation in Common Dissemination Booster, with RESCCUE, EU-CIRLCE, RESIN

From February 2018 – December 2019

ICATALIST

Target audience

Project´s target audiences

7. Brokerage event

Participation in the event “Copernicus International Day:

Workshop 1 – Safety & Security of citizens & Infrastructures

Workshop 2 – Monitoring services for the emergency management: prevention & preparedness

22.11.2017
Rome, Italy

RINA-C

Target audience

Scientific Community (higher education, Research), Industry, Policy Makers

Nr. of people reached

More than 250

8. Exhibition

Acquacampus Test Field

11.2017 and 03.2018
Budrio (Bologna), Italy

UNIBO (Consorzio del Canale Emiliano-Romagnolo – CER)

Target audience

Students, farmer, local water boards, stakeholders

Nr. of people reached

200

Site tour with Prof. Park Ho-Dong, Department of Environmental Sciences, Shinshu University, Japan (referred by Horiba)

14.02.2018
Kfar Blum, Israel

MIGAL

Target audience

Researcher in cyanobacteria toxins

Nr. of people reached

1

9. Training

Students training “Approaches to learning outside the classroom from flooding in Albania,2017”

Field trip: 22.01.2018-25.01.2018

Office work: 25.01.2018- 31.01.2018

Vjosa River, Albania

Ishëm-Erzen river, Albania

NTPA

Target audience

Students, general public, responsible people from municipalities that coordinated emergency situations in the regions, the village mayor.

Nr. of people reached

About 200 people interviewed

Lecture at Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water

24.04.2018
The Hague, Netherlands

Bas Yonkman (TUDelft)

Target audience

Civil servants

Nr. of people reached

50

In case you need more information about the participation of BRIGAID in any of the previous events, you can contact us at info@brigaid.eu.