Spain Smart Water Summit 2023

Telefónica Tech is participating in iAgua, the leading meeting on digital transformation, latest innovations, success stories, challenges and opportunities in the water sector. Held in Madrid on October 19, 20 and 21, 2023.

The year 2023 is a key year for the deployment of the Digitalization PERTE, to transform the activity of managers and administrations, which has turned our country into a pole of attraction for large international investments.

We join the conversation on the datacentric paradigm that we are living, on this occasion, in the water sector, with the following talks:

September 20, 12:00 h - IoT & Connectivity & Telelectura
Together with other experts, we talk about how the Internet of Things (IoT) has radically transformed the way we manage resources such as water through telereading and connectivity. Through smart sensors and connected devices, IoT makes it possible to have real-time data on the operation of infrastructures. Speakers:

  • Elena Bricca - Smart Network Area Product Manager at Terranova.
  • Francisco Ibañez González - Global Head of Smart Metering Solutions at Telefónica Tech
  • Carlos López - Urban Water Business Manager at Hidroconta
  • Marcelino Ortega - Process Control Engineer at Aqualia
  • Miguel Díaz - Head Of Information Technology at Minsait

September 20, 5:00 p.m. - Irrigation and Digitalization
We discuss the transformation of irrigated agriculture by providing more accurate and efficient water management. With soil moisture sensors, automated irrigation systems and real-time data analysis, farmers can optimize the use of water resources. Speakers:

  • Francisco Ibañez González - Global Head of Smart Metering Solutions at Telefónica Tech
  • Ignasi Servià Goixart - Agronomist Engineer in the irrigation sector
  • José Joaquín Muñoz Villarreal - Solution Engineer. Technology and Innovation Area at Esri
  • Rubén Barriuso - Technical Director of the irrigation solution at Elliot Cloud

September 21, 9:00 am - How to transform urban water management thanks to Advanced Metering Infrastructures
We chat with our client Emasesa how Advanced Metering Infrastructure, is playing a key role in transforming urban water services for more accurate billing, providing benefits for both service providers and consumers. Speakers:

  • Manuel Romero Ortiz - Chief Executive Officer at Emasesa
  • Alfredo Serret de Ena - Global Director Internet of Things at Telefónica Tech