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ISS-EWATUS 2nd Final Event, Poland, Katowice, 30-31.01.2017
by Gajos-Gržetić Małgorzata - Thursday, 19 January 2017, 8:21 PM

2nd Final Event

Poland, Katowice, 30-31 January 2017

Hosted by
University of Silesia in Katowice (US)
Institute for Ecology of Industrial Areas (IETU)
Municipal Water Company of Sosnowiec (RPWiK)


The EU project ISS-EWATUS has developed an Integrated Support System for Efficient Water Usage and Resource Management that includes a Decision Support module for EU water utilities at urban and household level, a social-media platform that promotes water-saving behavior and an adaptive pricing system. After three years of leading research, we cordially invite you to find out more about these new solutions and to see first-hand our results, along with the results of other “sister” projects that have been dealing with similar issues and have made important contributions in the “smart water” sector. The results of ISS-EWATUS and other ICT4WATER cluster projects will be presented during two days event through a mix of presentations and demonstrations on 30-31 January 2017 in Katowice, Poland.

We are pleased to announce that the Honorary Patronat over the event took Rector of the University of Silesia prof. dr hab. Andrzej Kowalczyk and Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science and Materials Science dr hab. Danuta Stróż.

1st day event (30.01.2017) will include various distinguished invited speakers presentations and technical presentations of our project and other cluster projects, where invited speakers will be presenting and moderating stimulating discussions with other water utilities, industry, stakeholders, authorities, NGOs, associations, academics, etc.

During 2nd day event (31.01.2017) poster session will be organized, and then will take place optional excursion to Auschwitz-Birkenau.


Venue: University of Silesia in Katowice

The 2nd Final Event will be organized at the University of Silesia, Katowice, Bankowa Street, 12 (5 min walk from the Hotel Novotel).



The event languages: English and Polish (simultaneous translation).
Participation in the event is free of charge.
For registration please fill in following form:



Hotel Novotel Katowice Centrum (Katowice, Roździeńskiego Avenue 16) offers the special prices:

Single room (including breakfast) about 56 EUR (PLN 238)

Double room (including breakfast) about 63 EUR (PLN 268)

Reservations will be accepted and confirmed directly by the Hotel Reservation Department:

• E-mail:

• Tel.: +48 502 198 262 or +48 32 200 44 52

Guest who will decide to choose Hotel Novotel please contact first with Małgorzata Gajos-Gržetić to get the password.


 Transportation info:

From airplane:

 From train:

Katowice railway station – 15 min walk to the Hotel Novotel


Optional excursion:

 31.01.2017 – Oświęcim – Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Former German Nazi Contrentration and Extermination Camp

Bus trip: departure from Katowice (University od Silesia) 11.00, arrival to Katowice 18.00.


For more information:

please contact: Małgorzata Gajos-Gržetić

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