12th EWA Brussels Conference

The main objective of the 12th EWA Brussel Conference, which is held in cooperation with DG Environment of the European Commission, is to establish a dialogue betwwen the European Commssion and European water professionals and stakeholders. The topics such as the 2nd Management Cycle of the Water Framework Directive, the European Water Bodies, as well as Water Effeciency and Sustainable Stormwater Management were discussed.


Water Framework Directive - Expectations at the 2nd Management Cycle

Pavel Misiga, Head of Unit Water, Directorate C, DG Env. (1.2 MB)

European Water Bodies: Inventory and Needs

Stéphane Isoard, Head of Group "Water and Marine", EEA (4.4 MB)

The Water Footprint of Modern Consumer Society

Arjen Hoekstra, Professor at University of Twente, NL (3.7 MB)

Water Infrastructure Systems: Adapting to new Challenges in Urban and Rural Areas

Greet de Gueldre, Manager Strategic Innovation and Climate, Aquafin, BE (2.8 MB)

Results from the European Survey about Stormwater

Bruno Rakedjian, Directorate C, DG Env. (1.1 MB)

The Need for Standards on Stormwater Management

Don Ridgers, Chairman of CEN TC 165, WG 22, UK (980.0 kB)

Communication of Pluvial Flood Risks in Urban Areas

Holger Hoppe, DR. PECHER AG, DE (3.1 MB)