Download all presentations by clicking on the names of presenters below.

Download all presentations by clicking on the names of presenters below.

Innovation Opportunities (Chair: Prysor Williams) 

09.30 – 09.40  Aonghus McNabola, “Dŵr Uisce Distributing our Water Resources: Utilising Integrated, Smart and low-Carbon Energy”. Trinity College Dublin.

09.40 – 10.10   Paul O’Callaghan, “Analysing successes, failures and opportunities in the water and energy nexus”. BlueTech Research (Private Sector).

10.10 – 10.30    Mike Pedley. “Back to the future - via the present: progress and challenges for energy in the UK Water Industry”. Welsh Water. (Private Sector).

10.30 – 10.40   Innovation OpportunitiesQ&A

10.40 – 11.30  2-min Water, Energy and Innovation: Intersectoral pitches.

  1. BlueBread Board, Tom Baur

  2. Dwr Uisce Bangor University, Richard Dallison

  3. Cully Automation, William Lynch

  4. ESIPP Energy Systems Integration Partnership Programme  UCD, Kaan Dereli

  5. ShowerSave,Tony Gordon

  6. Dwr Uisce Bangor University, Nathan Walker

  7. Water CoLab, Nicholas O'Brien

  8. REDAWN TCD, Djordje Mitrovic

  9. H2Ozone, Liam O'Flannagain

  10. Bringittothelab, Stephen O'Connell

 11.30 – 12.00 Coffee & networking

Innovation in Practice (Chair: Aonghus McNabola)

12.00 – 12.15 Triona Collins, “Engaging with the rural water community: I must do Something”. Water Services, Tipperary County Council. (Communities Sector).

12.15– 12.30 Barry O’Donovan, “Doing more with less”. ABP Food Group. (Food Sector).

12.30 – 12.45 Benny McDonagh, “Rethinking Energy”. EPS Group. (Energy and Water Treatment Supply Sectors).

12:45 – 13:05 John Gallagher & Paul Coughlan, “Innovating for low‐carbon energy through hydropower”. Trinity College Dublin. (Conservation Charity Sector).

13:05 –13:15 Innovation and Practice Q&A

13:15 – 14.10 Lunch & networking

Demonstrating  Learning  (Chair: Paul  Coughlan)

14.10 – 14.30 Dŵr Uisce Hydropower Demonstration sites. Irene Fernandez & Daniele Novara (Trinity College Dublin). Blackstairs Group Water Scheme, Ireland & Tŷ Mawr Wybrnant, National Trust, Wales.

14.30 – 14:50 Dŵr Uisce Heat Recovery Demonstration sites. Isabel Schestak & Jan Spriet (Bangor University & Trinity College Dublin). Penrhyn Castle, National Trust, Wales.

14.50 –15:10 Demonstrating Cluster Growth. Ana de Almeida Kumlien (Trinity College Dublin). Demonstrating learning in action in a water and energy smart specialisation cluster.

15.10 – 15:20 Demonstrating  Learning  – Q&A

Closing remarks & call for action.

15:2015:30 Aonghus McNabola, Dŵr Uisce project, Trinity College Dublin.

Dwr Uisce leaders:

   Aonghus McNabola (TCD Dwr Uisce leader)     kicked off the conference,

Aonghus McNabola (TCD Dwr Uisce leader) kicked off the conference,

 
  Prysor Williams (Bangor University Dwr Uisce leader)  Chair of Innovation Opportunities.

Prysor Williams (Bangor University Dwr Uisce leader) Chair of Innovation Opportunities.

 
  Paul Coughaln (TCD, Dwr Uisce project leader Business)  Chair the session demonstrating Learning

Paul Coughaln (TCD, Dwr Uisce project leader Business) Chair the session demonstrating Learning

 

Innovation Opportunities (Chair: Prysor Williams) 

   Paul O’Callaghan(CEO BlueTech Research)    presented the future trends in energy recovery for the water and wastewater sectors.

Paul O’Callaghan(CEO BlueTech Research)

presented the future trends in energy recovery for the water and wastewater sectors.

   Mike Pedley    (Welsh Water Head of Energy)   discussed historical lessons for the water sector.

Mike Pedley (Welsh Water Head of Energy)

discussed historical lessons for the water sector.

Innovation in Practice (Chair: Aonghus McNabola)

Demonstrating  Learning  (Chair: Paul  Coughlan)

   Daniele Novara Micro-hydropower researcher and PhD candidate   presented demo sites in Blackstairs and National Trust Wales.

Daniele Novara Micro-hydropower researcher and PhD candidate presented demo sites in Blackstairs and National Trust Wales.

   Jan Spriet    hear-recovery researcher and PhD candidate  presented developments with the installation of the   demo site in Penrhyn Castle.

Jan Spriet hear-recovery researcher and PhD candidate presented developments with the installation of the demo site in Penrhyn Castle.

   Isabel Schestak    Life-Cycle Assessment and Environmental researcher and PhD candidate  presented LCA news for demo site in Penrhyn.

Isabel Schestak Life-Cycle Assessment and Environmental researcher and PhD candidate presented LCA news for demo site in Penrhyn.

   Ana de Almeida Kumlien    business and intersectoral researcher  presented about collaboration and cluster growth for reaching the Dwr uisce long-term goals.

Ana de Almeida Kumlien business and intersectoral researcher presented about collaboration and cluster growth for reaching the Dwr uisce long-term goals.

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