18th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON WASTE MANAGEMENT
AND SUSTAINABLE LANDFILLING / 11-15 OCTOBER 2021

Workshop: Data management and digitalization of landfills

SESSION D12 / 14 October 2021 / 11:00 - 12:30
Workshop: Data management and digitalization of landfills
Chair / Presidente: Nicolas Marino Proietti (IS), Alessandro Sarno (SE)

The scope of the workshop is to invite participants to define the extend and type of data related to landfills and their relationship with the site’s stakeholders. In the second part we will go through the process of digitalization and how it can be implemented with real life examples and experience sharing from the participants.

Part 1:

  • Presentation of different type of data for a landfill site (type of acquisition, methods, etc.) by Nicolas Proietti from ReSource International ehf., Senior consultant
  • Workshop session: in groups participants will define the type of data they can think of related to landfills, what are the data used for, how is it reported.
    - List up all data available according to you on a landfill
    - Determine data types and regroup your items into each type
    - Stakeholder analysis – which groups are linked to what data?
  • Results gathering from different groups and conclusions


Part 2:

  • Digitalization of landfill: presentation on data acquisition and digitalization (UAV, modelling, databases, BIG DATA, etc.) by Nicolas Proietti from ReSource International ehf., Senior consultant
  • Workshop session in groups: Digitalization implemented on landfills
    - Define the steps in digitalization of landfills
    - What problems are stopping landfill to go into a digital form?
  • Results gathering from different groups and conclusions