7th June 2018 – Open Meeting Trieste

AREA Science Part, Congress Center | Padriciano 99, Trieste - Italy

5 European procurers facing a common challenge together to leverage public demand and identify fit-for-purpose and cost-effective innovative and sustainable solutions to soil decontamination.The common challenge faced by the POSIDON buyers’ group is identifying a soil (and eventually groundwater) remediation new, life-cycle, cost-effective technology, preferred as in-situ (and eventually on-site), to be capable of decontaminate heterogeneous anthropic soils in brownfield, composed by a mixture of industrial waste (like filling soils highly polluted by Petroleum Hydrocarbons) and soils consisting on clays and sands, highly polluted by Petroleum hydrocarbons (TPHs and PAHs), and heavy metals.


Registration and welcome coffee


Opening greetings

Stepen Taylor, Area Science park

Technological innovation and remediation

Silvia Paparella, RemTech Expo

Innovation Procurement Strategy: Public Procurement for Innovative Solutions (PPI) and Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP)

Sara Bedin, European Expert on Innovation Public Procurement

POSIDON PCP: Open Market Consultation

POSIDON joint cross-border pre-commercial procurement for soil decontamination: a challenge and an opportunity for the market

Sara Bedin, European Expert on Public Procurement and POSIDON partner

European industrial contaminated soils: problem, common needs and POSIDON challenge

Martina Terconi, Area Science Park

Trieste “exEZIT” contaminated brownfield in Italy

Eric Marcone, Port Network Authority of the Eastern Adriatic Sea

Bilbao “Zorrotzaurre” contaminated brownfield in Spain

Miguel Augusto Gonzalez Vara, Bilbao City Council

The state of the art: presentation of innovative and advanced commercial solution and relevant R&D&I projects in the field

Presentation from Interested Economic operators (active participants : IDA srl, ENVIT doo, Intrapore gmbh, Ambiente sc)

Questions and answers with the audience


Networking cocktail

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