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The platform of the Henufood project lets create new healthy foodstuffs

7/14/2014 - The Henufood project, which is participated by the Food & Environmental R&D area of Barcelona Digital, has created seven new foodstuffs and ingredients with healthy properties, scientifically demonstrated, which are preventive of chronic diseases such as diabetes. These results have been possible after four years of research and the development of an information platform for scientific testing and validation of the results.


WatERP project offers its platform to improve the British water system

5/21/2014 - The WatERP European R&D project, led by the R&D Food and Environment area of Barcelona Digital, organised recently a Stakeholders Event at the Staffordshire University (UK) with British stakeholders of the water management sector to consider future collaboration and improve the efficiency of the British water management and distribution system.



First contacts of the WatERP project with relevant stakeholders for its future implementation

1/27/2014 - Last 21st January, WatERP project –represented by the Water Catalan Agency and Barcelona Digital, held a Stakeholder Workshop at “ATLL Concessionària de la Generalitat de Catalunya S.A.” Network Control Center, located in Barcelona. The aims of the workshop were to start making initial contacts with relevant stakeholders, collect their experiences, and consider and develop the various ways in which WatERP can assist stakeholders in understanding and managing urban water demand


R&D Food and Environment area forms part of a working group on water management of the United Nations

1/15/2014  - The R&D Food and Environment area of Barcelona Digital forms part in the thematic group of water intelligent management of the International Telecommunications Union, the United Nations specialized agency in the field of ICT.


IES project test its irrigation expert simulator

07/23/2013 - The European project IES (Irrigation Expert Simulator), led by the Food and Environment R&D area of Barcelona Digital, has carried out the first pilot tests of the simulator irrigation expert, a tool developed in this research will virtually establish irrigation schedules and strategies based on the specific needs of each case. Subsequently, farmers could analyze crop production results.

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