AQUACLEW brings together nine complementary organisations from across Europe, with different experience and expertise in developing climate services, providing data and collaborating with users. The project runs from September 2017 - September 2020 and is coordinated by SMHI.

Coordinator: Dr. Christiana Photiadou (SMHI)
Project Manager: Dr. Lorna Little (SMHI)

Project PartnersLogos of all partners

Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI) - Sweden
Universität für Bodenkultur Wien (BOKU) - Austria
Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS) - Denmark
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (INRAE) - France*
Technische Universität Dortmund (TUDO) - Germany
Universität Innsbruck (UIBK) - Austria
University of Còrdoba (UCO) - Spain
University of Granada (UGR) - Spain


*On 1 Jan 2020, partner IRSTEA merged with the French institute INRA, and both became INRAE.

User Community

User Type Name and role Company or Association
Engineering consultancies Sebastian Irminger Street, consultant in infrastructure design values SWECO, Sweden
Antonio Pablo Romero, consultant in company Civile
Cristóbal Rodríguez, consultant in environmental studies, Joint Administrator Ibermad
Jorge Rey, consultant in coastal studies ESGEMAR
Carmen Izquierdo, Environmental Project Manager Omicron
Agricultural consultancy Flemming Gertz, Senior specialist in Plants and Environment SEGES
Scientists Dr. M.Pat González-Dugo, lead researcher on remote sensing applications to agriculture IFAPA
Andalusian Research Centre for Agriculture
Dr. Jose M. Civantos, lead researcher on relationship between society&cultural heritage and traditional irrigation systems in mountain areas Research Group of UGR
Dr. Francisca Martínez, Research Scientist Spanish Research Council (CSIC)
Dr. Christen D. Børgesen, Senior Researcher in Nature, Environment and Farming University of Aarhus
Dr. Cintia Bertacchi Uvo, Professor in Water Resources Engineering University of Lund
Water managers Pedro Parias, General Secretary FERAGUA
Andalusian Federation of Irrigation Farmers
Felix Weingraber, Head of division of Water Management and Flood Protection of the Provincial Authority of Upper Austria Provincial Authority of Upper Austria
Dr. Clemens Neuhold, Department IV/6 ‐ Water Management and Flood Protection Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management
Borja Nevot, Department of Environment Andalusian Regional Government
Rolf Johnsen, Senior Consultant in Climate adaptation and groundwater Central Denmark Region
Policy-makers Ulrika Postgård, National Civil Contingencies Agency, Sweden Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency
Elmar Podgorschek, Provincial Minister for Civil Protection and Protection against protective water management Federal Government in Austria
Francisco J. Sierra, Department of Infrastructures Andalusian Regional Government
Keld Rasmussen, Senior Consultant in Nature management Municipality of Horsens
Climate Service providers Dr. Åsa Sjöström, Head of the national Swedish Climate Change adaptation center SMHI
Dr. Inke Schauser “KompPass”; German Federal Environment Agency, UBA
Chris Schubert, (Head of the CCCA Data Centre Austria) CCCA Data Center Austria
José Manuel Moreira, Coordinator of the Data and Environmental Analysis Department Andalusian Regional Government
Oswaldo López, Joint Administrator INNOVA
Kaija J. Andersen, Coastal engineer Danish Coastal Authority

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