New Chairman, new call for projects: EUREKA Cluster ACQUEAU is all geared up for 2016

ACQUEAU's new Chairman Daniel Villessot is a senior professional in the water sector. For years the Scientific Director  at Lyonnaise des Eaux, he currently works as a consultant for local authorities, as well as large and small companies, in the field of Water and Environment. Daniel joined ACQUEAU's Scientific Committee two years ago and has been supporting the cluster with his expertise since.

 "I would like to share with you how pleased I am to have had the chance to work with the EUREKA family and all of the companies that have been part of the ACQUEAU project. I would also like to take this opportunity to thank all of the ACQUEAU office colleagues, in particular the cluster's Scientific Advisor Mike Farrimond for all their hard work and dedication. I would like you to join me in welcoming Daniel Villessot, and trust him to continue developing our Cluster", said the former Chairman Xavier Chazelle who has acted as head of ACQUEAU for six years.

ACQUEAU is the first cluster dedicated to financing water innovation. It is a market and industry driven initiative, joined by more than 26 countries and 100 companies across Europe and beyond.

Spring 2016 Open call

After a successful session in the Fall period of 2015, ACQUEAU is getting ready for the Spring 2016 Open call Session. Deadline for Project Outlines is 1st March 2016, Full Project Proposals are expected by the end of April 2016 and the labeling will take place mid-June. Be on the look-out for new announcements!

Further information about ACQUEAU, funding rules and contacts 

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