gat|wat 2019: Innovation scouting – Outside the box

What can the water supply sector learn from other industries and what impulses for innovative technologies can be gained? Answers will be provided at a workshop organized by the scouting initiative of the German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water during the gat | wat congress, which will take place from 26 to 28 November 2019 in Cologne.

The workshop on 28 November 2019 will address future focal topics for DVGW scouting. Experts and practitioners from different industry branches will provide insides on recent developments in their working area. The programme offers compact presentations including Q&A for the following topics. The workshop will be held in German.

Outside the box: Fokusthemen der Scouting-Initiative des DVGW

Dr. Josef Klinger, CEO TZW: DVGW-Technologiezentrum Wasser (German Water Centre)

CURRENTAs Weg zur Big Data Kompetenz

Dr.-Ing. Ilka Teermann, Leitung Digitalisierungsinitiative (CDO), CURRENTA GmbH & Co. OHG

Beton & Bytes – Digitale Transformation im Baugewerbe

Patrick Koska, BIM-Manager Vollack Gruppe GmbH & Co. KG

Innovative Lösungen mit Fernerkundung in Landwirtschaft und Umwelt

Marion Buddeberg, Teamleiterin TalkingFields, Vista Geowissenschaftliche Fernerkundung GmbH

Absolut vertrauenswürdig: Lebensmittel-Tracking mit Blockchain

Florian Stocker, Projektleiter NutriSafe, Universität der Bundeswehr München, Institut für Schutz und Zuverlässigkeit

Wrap-up & transfer in die Wasserversorgung

Dr. Wolf Merkel, CEO IWW-Zentrum Wasser

Look outside the box and come to the workshop discussion on 28.11.2019 from 10:30 to 12:00 a.m. in the congress area of gat | wat. Further details can be found in the programme of the specialist forums and workshops.

Contact: Dr. Uwe Müller, Tel. +49 721 9678-257, send e-mail