On Monday October 12th at the “Theatre of the Earth” in Expo 2015 Expo took place the last of the eight conferences organized by Irritec about the water world, eco sustainability and water saving. In collaboration with company Althesys the speakers explained, to the more than one hundred participants, as technological innovation applied on drip irrigation has passed trough rapid improvements over the years. After the intervention of Giulia Giuffre, strategic Marketing Manager of Irritec, who retraced the events organized by the company from June to October at Expo 2015 and introduced the work, Professor Alessandro Marangoni Althesys reported on “management policies of water in agriculture. Very interesting the intervention of Antonio Boselli, President of Confagricoltura Milano, who, according to his personal experience as a farmer, showed how water saving is of fundamental importance and objective to be pursued for the future. Following interventions by Raffaella Zucaro (Crea) on “European regulatory framework and water management” and Paul Mannini, General Director of Canale Emiliano Romagnolo who exposed the latest scientific innovations related to cultivation techniques. Massimo Gargano of ANBI reiterated the importance of land reclamation for efficient irrigation and the first part of the conference was closed with the very interesting intervention of Alessio Chirieleison, Irritec agronomist, who explained in a clear and simple way the role of technological innovation in drip irrigation.

The experience in Italy and in Spain about the use of drip irrigation has closed the conference with the final intervention of Carlos García Gutiérrez, Technical Agronomist of Irritec Iberia.

Satisfaction was expressed by Giulia Giuffre for the success of the event. “Close our program of conferences at the Expo in a such great numbers of professionals, customers and students it’s a satisfaction and, above all, confirming the great commitment that Irritec has made in recent months with his presence at Expo.”


The Irritec is among the first companies to have introduced in Italy 40 years ago products for drip irrigation. In addition to the five Italian plants, Irritec is present with manufacturing locations in Spain, Mexico, Brazil and the United States becoming a point of reference for the irrigation in the international sector. Important and  strategic stocks are operating in Algeria and Germany. Thanks to an efficient production network, consisting of different realities subsidiaries and to a well-distributed sales network, products and services offered on a widespread reach more than 140 countries worldwide. Through the expertise of more than 700 employees working alla round the world, Irritec targets to growers, distributors, wholesalers and retailers, from agriculture to gardening, from landscaping to water utilities.


Althesys is an independent professional company specialized in strategic consulting and development of knowledge. It operates with excellent skills in key sectors: environment, energy, infrastructure, utilities, in which assists companies and institutions