SANITAS workshop at IWA EcoSTP conference

Building on the experience of the 2013 SANITAS workshop at the IWA LET conference, this year workshop was devoted to Emerging Challenges for a Sustainable and Integrated Urban Water Systems, yet with a different approach: instead of elaborating on the future contribution of SANITAS to tackling emerging challenges, the EcoSTP workshop built a forum of discussion on research […]



SANITAS ‘takes’ WWTmod conference

The participation of the SANITAS team in the recent WWTmod conference in Ghent was outstanding: from the participation of several fellows in the scientific organization board to chairing sessions, SANITAS was an ubiquitous presence at this event. See more about it in the conference programme



Elissavet Kassotaki, new SANITAS ESR at ICRA

At the beginning of March, the Catalan Institute for Water Research (ICRA) recruited a new Early Stage Researcher, Ms. Elissavet Kassotaki from Greece, to implement during 17 months an individual research project on biodegradation of micropollutants. 



SANITAS workshop at IWA EcoSTP conference in Verona, 26th June 2014

On the 26 of June (8:30AM – 11:15AM), SANITAS will organize a workshop at the IWA Specialized Conference on Ecotechnologies for Sewage Treatment Plant – EcoSTP 2014 -taking place in Verona this summer. Building on the experience of the 2013 SANITAS workshop at the IWA LET conference, this year workshop will also be devoted to […]



SANITAS 2nd Newsletter

Find out what we have been up to from July 2013 to January 2014: our activities, events, publications and conferences in the SANITAS second newsletter      



Marina Arnaldos, SANITAS ER at Acciona, receives an important award from the American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists

SANITAS congratulates Marina Arnaldos Orts for the Award for University Research from the American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists she received recently, for her research performed at the Illinois Institute of Technology, under the supervision of Dr. Krishna Pagilla News on Marina’s award: Also in Spanish, her interview at national radio here    



SANITAS fellows involved in the WWTmod 2014 conference

Several SANITAS fellows – Marina Arnaldos, Ramesh Saagi, Laura Snip and Kimberly Solon – were selected to take part as “Young Water Professionals” in the organization of the 4th IWA WEF Wastewater Treatment Modelling  Seminar (March 30th – April 2nd, 2014, Spa, Belgium). Their involvement includes: teaming up every SC committee member with a YWP […]



New vacancy in SANITAS: ESR at ICRA to study the biodegradation of micropollutants – CLOSED

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – CLOSED Marie Curie Fellowship for an ‘Early Stage Researcher’ position at ICRA – to study the biodegradation of micropollutants  Deadline for application: February 6th 2014 SANITAS – (Marie Curie Initial Training Network) – invites applications for a full-time research position at the Catalan Institute for Water Research, Girona, Spain. The selected researcher is expected to undertake […]



E-seminar on how to communicate research and bring it to the market

SANITAS organizes a training online seminar on ‘selling’ research products to the water companies. John Bagnall, from of Atkins Global, one of the leading engineering companies in the world, will provide some tips on the best strategies to approach companies and communicate research in an effective way. The seminar will take place via WebEx, on […]



E-seminar on EIP Water in the framework of SANITAS WP4

On the 11th of November 2013, at 11AM (CET) SANITAS will organize an e-seminar on the European Innovation Partnership on Water. The guest speaker will be Mr. Robert Schröder, DG Environment, European Commission. About the speaker: As a national expert in the ‘Protection of Water Resources’ – Unit of the Directorate General for the Environment […]