09:00 - 10:30
Session 6.9: Water Technology Innovations by Science-Industry Interactions Facilitated by the Top Sector Water of the Netherlands

The Netherlands Top Sector (TS) Program was established by the government of the Netherlands to boost innovative economic development. TS Water is one of the specific programs and has Water Technology as one of its spearheads, in which companies and research institutes interactively collaborate in the development of novel water technologies and thereby create a fast track for these technologies towards market application.

C3034 -
Completed project now in full market application; Better opportunities for marketing of drinking water softening lime pellets by (re)using calcite
  • Speaker - L. Palmen
Intermediate phase project; Innovation strategy of a water technology providing company as exemplified in development of a technology for the removal of micro-pollutants from wastewater treatment plant effluents
Sodium Removal from Irrigation Water
  • Speaker - J. Post
Just started project; NUWTS – The new urban water transport infrastructure as enabler for resource recovery: New Urban Water Transport Systems