Topics

A. HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT OF PINIOS RIVER ECOSYSTEM
A1. Geological/Geographical Development of Pinios River and River Basin
A2. Mythology of the Plain of Thessaly
A3. History of Pinios River and Thessaly
A4. Evolution of Human Activities in Pinios River Basin (Prehistory and History)
A5. Demographic Change and Prospects in the plain of Thessaly

B. PINIOS RIVER WATER BODY  
B1. Water Resources of Pinios River Basin.
B2. Aquatic Ecosystems of Pinios River Basin (Fluvial, lacustrine, coastal, transitional and modified ecosystems)
B3. Environmental Management of Water Resources - Problems Scenarios and Solutions. Smart technologies (water supply, irrigation, desalination etc.)
B4. Hydro-meteorological Phenomena (floods, droughts and storms)-Current situation and future development
B5.  Fauna and Flora in Pinios River and River Basin
B6. Pinios River, the River Basin, Human Activities and Impact (Water supply and sewerage systems in agglomerations, Irrigation, Pollution of water resources, problems and solutions)

C. ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES AND PROSPECTS FOR GROWTH IN THE PLAIN OF THESSALY-THE ESSENTIAL ROLE OF WATER  
C1. Agriculture and Livestock Farming (Crops, new dynamic crops, livestock farming, prospects for growth)
C2. Industry and Processing (Types of industry, processing of agricultural products, prospects for growth)
C3. Tourism (conventional tourism, alternative forms of tourism, prospects for growth)
C4. Energy production (hydroelectric power, other eco-friendly and renewable energy sources, prospects for growth)
C5. Other Economic Activities (fisheries, bee farming, etc, prospects for growth)

D. PINIOS RIVER AND URBAN/RURAL ENVIRONMENT
D1. Urban Growth and Pinios River
D2. Urban Renewal
D3. Environmental Design
D4. Landscape Design
D5. Spatial Planning
D6. Presentation of good practices

E. ARTS AND CULTURE
E1. Cultural Activities and Dynamics
E2. Folklore, Ethnography and Anthropology in the plain of Thessaly
E3. Arts
E4. Natural Monuments
E5. Anthropogenic Monuments
E6. Archaeological Excavations

F. POLICY AND ADMINISTRATION
D1. Regional and Local Government Administration (National and European framework)
D2. Management and Protection of Natural Resources (state and private actors)
D3. Civil Protection

G. EDUCATION INNOVATION RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
E1. Education and Research Institutions
E2. Research and Innovation in Thessaly
E3. National, Regional and European Tools and Development Structures
E4. Financing Tools-Good practices