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Baltic Sea and Quality of Life Conference 

City of Lappeenranta is going to organize an international water management conference on 15th and 16th of May 2021.The conference is organized as a part of the ENI LIP “Monrepos” project and it is going to be one of the Green Leaf events of the year 2021. Theme of the conference is Baltic Sea and Quality of Life.

Below you can find preliminary programme to the Conference. Programme will be updated as speakers are confirmed.

 

Day 1 10:00 – 18:45

Session 1: Opening of the Conference, high level speakers and introduction to the theme

9:30 – 10:00 Opening of the connections

10:00 – 10:30 Opening of the Conference

  Speaker yet to be confirmed

10:30 – 10:45 Greetings from the Programme

  Speaker yet to be confirmed

10:45 – 11:00 European commission water directives (Green Leaf Event)

  Speaker yet to be confirmed

11:00 – 11:30 Development of the state of the Baltic Sea and future prospects

Seppo Knuuttila, Finnish Environment Institute


11:30 – 12:30 LUNCH BREAK


Session 2: Expert speeches about the theme

12:30 – 13:00 Monrepos presentation

State Unitary Enterprise “Vodokanal of Leningrad Oblast”

13:00 – 13:30 Water management improving quality of life

  Speaker yet to be confirmed

13:30 – 14:00 Enhanced wastewater treatment, enhanced drug and phosphorus removal

  D.Sc. (Tech.) Mika Mänttäri, LUT University

14:00 – 14:30 Status of water supply plants in Finland

  Speaker yet to be confirmed

14:30 – 15:00 COFFEE BREAK

15:00 – 15:30  Water epidemics in Finland - where they come from and what they cause

  Chief researcher Ilkka Miettinen, Finnish institute for health

and welfare

15:30 – 16:00   Speaker yet to be confirmed

16:00 – 16:30 Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytecnic University

  Speaker yet to be confirmed

16:30 – 17:00 Metsä-Sairila bedrock plant – A Pioneer in wastewater treatment

  Speaker yet to be confirmed


17:00 – 17:30 Discussion and summarizing the Day 1


Evening programme:

17:45 – 18:45 Culture

 
Day 2 9:00 – 14:00


Session 3: Parallel sessions


9:00 – 9:15 Introductions to the sessions and instructions

9:15 – 10:45 Parallel sessions

Parallel session 1: Wastewater treatment

- Henri Haimi, FCG, Carbon footprint of wastewater treatment plants – lessons learnt from Finnish case studies

Parallel session 2: Network

- Guido Nuijten, AFRY, Microtunneling in Finland, case Kakola wastewater treatment plant outlet pipe

- Jukka Huusko, Johan Lundberg OY, The special features and benefits of no-dig installation technology in network construction

Parallel session 3: Stormwater

- Satu-Pia Reinikainen, LUT University, Innovative Natural Solutions of Shungite & EM-technology for Water Purification (SHEM-WP)

10:45 – 11:15 Summarizing parallel sessions


11:15 – 12:15 LUNHC BREAK


Session 4: Expert speeches and closing the Conference

12:15 – 12:45 Nature based solutions in water technology OR Climate change and water management

  Speaker yet to be confirmed

12:45 – 13:15  Speaker yet to be confirmed

13:15 – 14:00 Discussion, summarizing and closing the Conference