First Danube River Basin Level Dialogue in the GoNEXUS Project


Version 03.11.2022 subject to change

Time  Topic  Description  Who? 
   Chair: János Fehér (FAMIFE)
8:45- 9:00 Joining the meeting
09:00 – 09:20   Welcome and Introduction  Objective of the Dialogue and setting the scene for the rest of the meeting.  János Fehér (FAMIFE) 
09:20 – 9:25  Question 1  Sectoral survey incl. evaluation  Michaela Matauschek (Fresh Thoughts) 
09:25 – 9:50  The GoNEXUS project.  General introduction of the project: background, objective, structure, outcomes.  Manuel Pulido- Velázquez and Hector Macian-Sorribes (UPV - Universitat Politècnica de València) 
09:50 – 10:25  Modelling framework  How the GoNEXUS modelling framework can handle nexus issues between ecosystem/biodiversity, energy production (hydropower as well as bioenergy), and economic changes due to climate change with resulting water resource changes.   Rens van Beek (Utrecht University) 
10:25 – 10:35   COFFEE BREAK     
10:35 – 10:50    Identified nexus challenges on the Danube River Basin.  Challenges identified for the Danube River Basin Case Study  with explanation of each three challenges.  Attila Lovas, Beáta Pataki, János Fehér  (FAMIFE) 
10:50 – 10: 55  Question 2  Ranking challenges incl. evaluation  Michaela Matauschek (Fresh Thoughts) 
10:55 – 11:10  General discussion. Part 1.  What GoNEXUS is aiming for with the dialogues?  Guido Schmidt (Fresh-Thoughts) 
11:10 – 11:20   Questions 3 and 4   About the challenges  Michaela Matauschek (Fresh Thoughts) 
11:20 – 12:45   General discussion. Part 2. Selection of key nexus challenge  Discussion with the stakeholders about the approach and challenges foreseen for the Danube Basin. 
To establish a “shared nexus understanding”. 
To select one key nexus challenge for the further work of the project.  Answering specific questions.
 Evaluation of Questions 3 and 4
Guido Schmidt (Fresh-Thoughts) Manuel Pulido- Velázquez and Hector Macian-Sorribes (UPV) Rens van Beek (Utrecht University) Beáta Pataki, Attila Lovas, János Fehér (FAMIFE) 
12:45 – 13:00 Wrap up of the Dialogue To clarify the way forward: next steps, invitation to cooperate.  János Fehér (FAMIFE) 

Wed., November 9, 2022 9:00-13:00


Content: Dr Fehér János janos.feher@famife.hu

Logistics: Michaela Matauschek events@fresh-thoughts.eu