In the FP7-ENV-2013-WATER-INNO-DEMO call, the European Commission evaluated the proposals submitted in the context of the mentioned call. This includes the proposal entitled: “SmArt water management with Integrated Decision support systems”, SAID project. This evaluation obtained a total score 14 out of 15, 7º in the ranking over 200 proposals evaluated.
The project is focused on the deployment and evaluation of a complex demonstrator, composed by several heterogeneous and innovative DSSs in the same river basin, in the south of Spain, which represents many similar basins in Europe. It is based on cutting-edge DSS technologies in four areas:
- Flood control (including the optimization of dam management);
The project consortium comprises ten partners. Two research partners: UMA and IHP; six Industrial partners: two large enterprises: ABEINSA, LESSWIRE, and four SMEs: SOFTCRITS, SIMBIENTE, ADDITION, UBIWHERE; one public authority: CMAyOT; and one Water Association: SEMIDE (Euro-Mediterranean Information System on know-how in the Water sector). In total the consortium gathers 4 different EU Member States: Spain, Portugal, Germany and France.