Hidralia (who participates in Emasagra and Aguasvira) and the University of Granada agreed on November 11, 2016, the creation of the Hidralia Chair for Digital, Innovative, Social and Sustainable Water Management. The purpose of the Chair will be the establishment of a place entirely dedicated to research, training and dissemination in the field of integrated management of water resources, technology and environmental sustainability from a multidisciplinary perspective. This subjects are essential to face an adequate study of the challenges and difficulties that integrated management of water faces today. The collaboration agreement was signed by the Rector, Pilar Aranda, and the Territorial Director of Hidralia, Juan Carlos Torres.