Leader: Santiago Casanella, Hunter Industries
This WG focuses on the promotion of smart irrigation solutions in urban areas.
The Goal of the group : To be able to provide a kind of White Book for the Urban Landscape
Examples of themes addressed in this working group are:
- The importance of Green Areas/Landscape in the Cities
- Green Roofs and Living Walls, urban forests.
- New parks.
- The use of devices that reduce water consumption.
- Centralization of irrigation systems.
- Smart Cities.
- Maintenance of green areas.
- Rainwater harvesting.
- Sustainability (Ecolabels, Bream and LEED certifications).
- Best irrigation practices etc.
Join the group : firstname.lastname@example.org
Xavier Botrel – email@example.com
Lorenzo Arcangeli – firstname.lastname@example.org
Ramunas Rederis – email@example.com
Paul Van Breda – firstname.lastname@example.org
Joao Florido – email@example.com
Rafael Diaz – firstname.lastname@example.org
Damir Čizmek –email@example.com
Rob Hoogeveen – firstname.lastname@example.org
Dorothea Sulzbacher – email@example.com
Coralie Tavassoli – firstname.lastname@example.org
Recent findings/accomplishments of the working group
10 feb, 2022
Each WG2 participant was assigned a topic to develop, with the aim of establishing a kind of white paper. The participants started to work on each topic and sent a first draft of their work.
10 feb, 2022
Marcos Pérez Martinez was one of our guest speakers at the EIA Fall Virtual Irrigation Forum on October 8, 2021. His presentation was titled: : “The best planning for irrigation systems »
30 sep, 2021
It was decided by the group to develop 5 topics of interest, and to and to divide the work among the different participants : The need of green areas in urban environments….
23 jul, 2021
After present the content of the slides was agreed to not focus on water scarcity as it maybe a negative message despite we may not skip it. It was also agreed that each one will think and send some key points that we should develop….
11 jun, 2021
On the first meeting, the participants spoke about how to develop this topic, there were several different ideas and finally it was agreed to focus on 5 key points and try to develop them for the second meeting …