"Preserving the Flow of Life", Lyon/France
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Conference // "Preserving the Flow of Life", Lyon/France

The Lyon Conference aims to be a transition from the 6th World Water Forum in Marseille (France) in 2012 to the next one, the seventh edition of the World Water Forum, in Daegu (South Korea) in 2015.

It will bridge with the COP 21 meeting that will take place in Paris (France) in December 2015. The programme will present a follow-up to Marseille, from the solutions put forward during the event to their materialisation; and the progresses on commitments for water and energy-related issues and the impacts of the multiple uses of water on food and health.

Contributions

Submissions must be handed in by

15 April 2014

.

The submitted contributions may be:

-Scientific presentations / communications on research and innovation projects (technological and sociological)

-Case studies of implemented solutions and results

-Good practices and replicable experiences exchanges (across countries and/or sectors).

Contribution Themes

-Sharing and Managing Water and Energy Uses to make Regional Territories more Competitive and Attractive

-Multiple Water Uses

-Impact of Climate Change on the Management of Water, Energy, Food and Health

-The Challenges of an Integrated Strategy

-Impacts of Water on Energy, and of Energy on Water

-Changes in Water and Energy Demands

-Impact of Climate Change on Water and Energy Resources

-Water and Energy Savings

-Access to Water and Access to Energy: How to Address Both Issues in an Integrated Way?

-Water and Energy Needs for Food and Health

-Innovative Ways to Generate Economic, Environmental and Societal Value

-New Energies and Innovative Solutions

-Non-Conventional Water Sources (Drinking Water)

-Innovations' Constraints and Barriers

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