UX Design Workshop

Waternomics UX design

As part of the final event activities, Waternomics in collaboration with UX Design Galway is hosting a UX Design workshop around Design Thinking.

The idea is introduce what Design thinking is, how is was applied for the design of some of the Waternomics apps followed by a workshop for living the UX design experience.

The event is taking place at Insight Centre for Data Analytics at NUIG on 26/01/2017 from 19:00 to 20:30.

The event if free to attend however places are limited and registration is required at this link!

Waternomics Research Seminar

As part of the series of Seminar, Wassim Derguech will present the Waternomics project results and impact to an academic audience.

The event is free and open to attend. Details about the seminar are available at this link.

Waternomics Final Event


This is the final event where the Waternomics team is happy to showcase the technology developed within the project, to present the technical achievements of the different partners and to show the final results and impact of Waternomics project.

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09:00 Welcome and Registration
Introduction 09:30 Welcome & Waternomics Overview

Edward Curry – INSIGHT@NUIG, Galway, Ireland

09:40 Waternomics Key Impacts for Smart Water Management

Eoghan Clifford – Civil Engineering Department, NUIG Galway, Ireland

09:50 Water Conservation in Galway City

Galway City – European Green Leaf 2017

Elizabeth Fanning – Galway City Council, Galway, Ireland

10:10 Coffee Break
ICT4Water Technologies 10:30 Waternomics: Shazam that Water Leak! (Sensors and Faults)

Joanne Crave – UNESCO, IHE, Delft, Netherlands

10:45 Waternomics: Making Sense of Water Data

Wassim Derguech – INSIGHT@NUIG, Galway, Ireland

11:05 Waternomics Applications Platform: Water apps for everyone

Christos Kouroupetroglou – Ultra4, Thessaliniki, Greece

11:25 Waternomics: Methodology

Sander Smit – BMC, Eindhoven, Netherlands

11:45 Panel: Open discussion on Technology-related challenges
12:05 Lunch Break
Pilot Impacts 12:50 Tour of the pilot installations and live demos

Louise Hannon, Wassim Derguech and Aodh Dalton – NUIG, Galway, Ireland

13:20 Waternomics: Overview of the Pilots Objectives, Measures and Outcomes

Louise Hannon – Civil Engineering Department, NUIG Galway, Ireland

13:40 Panel: Pilot Experiences
14:00 Coffee Break
Uptake of ICT4Water Technology 14:20 Waternomics: Business Models and Exploitation

Sander Smit – BMC, Eindhoven, Netherlands

14:40 Africa: Water

Bruce McCormack – EUROGI, Ireland

15:00 Smart Cities – Perspective from the South

Adegboyega Ojo – INSIGHT@NUIG, Galway, Ireland

15:20 Panel: Business Models for ICT4Water
15:40 Closing

RegistrationRegister Waternomics Event

The registration is free but places are limited, so registration via Eventbrite is required.