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News Call for participation to the conference: "What innovations to meet the water challenges in the Mediterranean region?"


Milagros Couchoud, President of the Mediterranean Water Institute (IME),

Jean-Louis Guigou, Delegate General of the Mediterranean World Economic Foresight Institute (IPEMED),and

Jean-Louis Chaussade, CEO of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT,

have the honour of inviting you to the conference: "What innovations to meet the water challenges in the Mediterranean region?"

Thursday 9th February 2012, 9:00am to 5:00pm

At the amphitheatre of the Aguas de Barcelona Tower (AGBAR), 211 Avinguda Diagonal, Barcelona


The morning session will allow us to discuss practical and innovative solutions in the technical, financial andgovernance-related fields to address water issues in the Mediterranean. 3 round table discussions will takeplace successively:


  1. Technical innovations for better water management
  2. What methods are there for innovative financing?
  3. Inventing new methods of governance


These discussions continue and complement the work of the Mediterranean preparation process for the 6thWorld Water Forum to be held in Marseille from 12th to 17th March 2012.

Site visits will be offered after lunch, providing practical examples of some of the topics raised during the discussions.

An invitation with practical information (list of hotels) and the detailed programme of the event willbe sent at a later date.Kindly confirm your attendance before January 1st, 2012 by filling out the attached answer couponand sending it to the email address or by phone +33(0)



Answer coupon

(Bulletin de réponse/ Cupón de respuesta)


  • I will attend the conference

(Je serai présent / Estaré presente)

  • I will not attend the conference

(Je ne serai pas présent / No estaré persente)



(Nom/Prénom ; Apellido/Nombre)




(Titre/ Título)





To be returned to (before January 1st, 2012):

(A retourner à avant le 1er janvier 2012 / Enviar a antes del 1 de enero de 2012)


-         Email:

-         Phone/Mobile : +33 (0)

Contact information Email: ;
Phone: /Mobile : +33 (0)
News type CallForPaper
File link n/a
File link local waterchallenges2012_sp.pdf (PDF, 451 Kb)
Source of information IME
Keyword(s) water challenges
Geographical coverage Spain
News date 09/12/2011
Working language(s) ENGLISH