Aboa Tech Talks webinar in December: Water Management and Sustainability


The universities in Turku launched in autumn 2021 a joint webinar series focusing on technology and sustainable development. Aboa Tech Talks will highlight new technologies and innovative technological research that can offer solutions to the complex global challenges of our time.

The tenth Aboa Tech Talks – Water Management and Sustainability webinar is open to everyone interested, including representatives from industry, government, the third sector, researchers and students. University of Turku will moderate the event and the language is English.

Webinar will be recorded and made publicly available. The previous Aboa Tech Talks -recordings can be seen in Turku Tech Campus webpages (link below).


Programme and speakers

Aboa Tech Talks – Water Management and Sustainability

7 December 2023 at 9.00–11.00
Virtual event

09.00-09.05 Yagut Allahverdiyeva-Rinne, Professor, University of Turku
Welcome and introduction

09.05-09.25 Peter Österholm, PhD, Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Åbo Akademi University
Groundwater management on boreal farmlands

09.25-09.45 Eva Högfors-Rönnholm, PhD, Novia University of Applied Sciences
Precision treatment of acid sulfate soils for the protection of waters

09.45-10.05 Elina Kasvi, PhD, Department of Geography and Geology, University of Turku
Water resources under climate and anthropogenic pressures

10.05-10.25 Sema Sirin, PhD, Department of Life Technologies, University of Turku
Microalgae-mediated bioremediation of greenhouse effluents and nutrient recovery

10.25-10.45 Matias Scheinin, PhD, Research and Development Leader, Pro Litore Association
Persistent hot spots of carbon dioxide and methane in coastal nearshore environments

10.45-11.00 Yagut Allahverdiyeva-Rinne, Professor, University of Turku
Discussion and concluding remarks


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Created 27.11.2023 | Updated 01.12.2023