is a non-profit organization in Romania activating in the environmental, water and waste water sector. The Romanian-German Foundation Aquademicawas established in March 2009 by Aquatim, the regional water and wastewater operator in Timis county/Romania, and the Municipality of Munich (Waste Water Department). Being an information and knowledge center, the Foundation promotes professional development in the environmental field and offers itself as a networking platform supporting specialists, professional organizations and companies.


Aquatim is a regional operator, ensuring the water supply and waste water collection services in Timisoara and in more than 100 localities from Timis County. Website:


Romanian Water Association (ARA) is an water professional association. ARA is based on two pillars: entrepreneurs and professionals. ARA facilitate and promote cooperation between its members in order to identify new approaches to sustainable effective solutions, to improve the quality of water resources management and water services, sewerage and wastewater treatment. Website:


Politehnica University of Timisoara is one of the biggest and most well-known technical universities from Central and Eastern Europe. It was founded in 1920, short time after the union in one state of all the Romanian, in order to respond to the need of engineers felt by the Romanian society at that time, within the economical relaunching it assumed. During its almost 90 years of existence, “Politehnica” University of Timisoara produced over 100 000 engineers, very appreciated both in Romania and abroad, for their competence and seriousness.Website: .


Anton ANTON, Politehnica University Bucharest, Romania
Johannes LOHAUS, German Association for Wastewater and Waste (DWA), Germany
Felix STROE, Romanian Water Association, Romania
Viorel SERBAN, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania
Ilie VLAICU, Aquatim, Timisoara, Romania