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Geneve Farabegoli

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Geneve Farabegoli, Ph.D. – ISPRA (Italy)

Geneve has 20 years experience in Environmental Engineering developed in collaboration with the main European research institutes and Italian public or private companies. She has extensive experience in water and wastewater treatment, management systems for solid waste, environmental quality, certification, monitoring, impact analysis, environmental legislation.

She participated in the […]

Strengthening EU-China water innovation cooperation: results of the H 2020 PIANO project

The coordination and support action PIANO (Policies, Innovation And Network for enhancing Opportunities for China-Europe water cooperation), funded by the EU programme for research and innovation Horizon 2020 will present its main achievements in Brussels on 15 May 2018.

The project conducted a comprehensive landscaping (mapping, scoring and ranking) of European and Chinese water innovative technological […]

PIANO Industry Workshop

Opportunities and Challenges for European Business in the Market of Sludge Treatment in China
On 25 April 2018 an industry workshop on sludge technologies organised by PIANO in cooperation with the EUCCC and FECO-MEP will take place at Tsinghua University. The event will discuss opportunities and challenges for European companies working in the sludge treatment sector in China.

The Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA)

This document is conceived to be a forward-looking document that sets out the direction of future collaborative EU-China research and innovation activities in the water sector, with a special and specific attention to the thematic areas identified and focused by this H2020 project: agricultural, municipal, industrial water management, river basin management, water for energy. First […]

Lecture at Nottingham Ningbo University

A lecture at Nottingham Ningbo University 22 November 2017 was given by Mr. Simon Spooner of PIANO partner Atkins during a 2 hour session with questions and answers on future cities and urbanisation with a focus also on water and urban agriculture.

Webinar Of LNEC

The presentation of the activities performed in mapping water innovation solutions to tackle the water challenges focused by the PIANO project was the main subject of the webinar held by J.P. Lobo Ferreira, unit director in LNEC, on 6 April 2018.

The webinar is available at this link:


IE EXPO China 3-5 May in Shanghai

This event promoted by IFAT will be held at New International Expo centre in Shanghai. It is Asia’s leading trade fair for environmental technology solutions for water, waste, air and soil and serves as an effective business and networking platform for Chinese and international professionals in the environmental sector. In one of the 200 organised […]

Aquatech China Exhibition 31 May – 2 June Shanghai

This event is the largest international water trade show in China for the fields of process, drinking and wastewater. The exhibition serves as the meeting place for innovative Chinese and international technology companies of the water sector. More information is available here.

Database on EU‐China cooperation projects in the water sector

This document was elaborated in the frame of the PIANO Project (Policies, Innovation And Networks for  enhancing  Opportunities  for  China  Europe  Water  Cooperation)  as  part  of  the  European  programme  Horizon 2020 – The Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014‐2020).

The specific objective of this WP1: “Networking and communication” is as  follows: “Strengthening and  expanding the existing network of the China Europe Water Platform (CEWP) to cover all relevant actors  for water research and innovation for China Europe water cooperation”.

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Project PIANO – Newsletter November 2017

Dear Reader,

Research and innovation are taking place in a global context and sharing knowledge and experience with other initiatives related to water research and innovation is very important.

That is why many presentations of the project PIANO activities have been carried out at many relevant international events in Europe and China till now.

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