ÖVGW congress took place in 20-21 April 2016 the fair town of Wels and provided future-oriented ideas and achievements of the two branches in the center. It forms the platform on which news is to be found and problems are discussed openly.

The target audiences are the responsible for gas network operators and water supply companies as well as their workforce, representatives of authorities and industry as well as planning and civil engineering firms.

SAFEWATER technical coordinator Dr. Thomas Bernard, Fraunhofer IOSB, attended the the event and gave a presentation in German titled ”Neuartige Sensoren und Software-Tools zu Online-Monitoring, Qualitätsüberwachung und Schadensminimierung bei CBRN-Kontaminationen in Trinkwassernetzen (SAFEWATER)” The presentation is available here.