The H2020 INCOVER project comes to an end…

The H2020 INCOVER project comes to an end…

Monday, 19 August 2019

Last month, the final Innovation Workshop for the INCOVER project took place in Almería, Spain. The agenda included a site visit to El Toyo WWTP (one of the four project demonstration sites) and a Masterclass on financial support opportunities to accelerate commercialisation.


ISLE’s role

To ensure the project results are exploited after the completion of the project, Isle led WP5 “Boosting market update of INCOVER technologies” and was responsible for the development of post-INCOVER strategies to accelerate the market access of the technologies demonstrated.

ISLE’s key activities


Project achievements

• Awards won

-POWER Contest Idea for Sustainable Communities – 2019

-Water Industry Awards – 2018 (Sludge & Resource Recovery Project of the Year).

• Internal Collaboration (INCOVER partners) – The EC LIFE INTEXT project (2019-2023) has recently been awarded to further validate some technologies developed by several INCOVER Partners. Other collaborations are being explored.

• External collaboration (End-user with INCOVER partner) – During the second Innovation Workshop, a water company expressed interest in testing the P adsorption media developed by DTI and Aarhus University. Confidential agreements are being finalised.

Testimonial

‘ISLE, as exploitation partner, has provided a very important activity to the project. Their contribution has facilitated the market up-take of the technologies demonstrated in the project through several workshops and activities were key stakeholders. All partners and AIMEN, as coordinator, are very satisfied with ISLE’s contribution to INCOVER.’

Dr. Juan Alvarez Rodriguez, Research Strategy Manager at AIMEN Technology Centre Spain (INCOVER Project Coordinator).


Contact details for more information

Ms. Babi Uku (babi.uku@isleutilities.com), Work Package 5 Leader.

Dr Blanca Antizar (blanca.antizar@isleutilities.com), Chair of the Innovation Board.

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