Research RendezVous: Water & the consequences of climate change

Wed, 8 April 2020
Zoom (online)

The GW4 Water Security Alliance is delighted to invite you to its first Research RendezVous, co-organised with Cardiff Water Research Institute and Cardiff IAHR Young Water Professional Network.

For the occasion, we’ll be hearing from an interdisciplinary group of researchers:

  • Shunqi Pan (Engineering) – “UK climate projections update and impact on sea level rise.”
  • Samvel Varvastian (Law and Politics) – “Rights-based climate change litigation.”
  • Elspeth Spence (Psychology) – “Public perceptions of ocean acidification and enhanced rock weathering.”

Water, Infrastructure and Extreme Events workshop (POSTPONED)

Date: TBC
Bristol (TBC)

An exploratory workshop enabling water researchers to share their work to date and explore opportunities for future collaboration.

This international conferences gathers together leading scientists, engineers, planners and practitioners and “rising stars” to provide an exciting opportunity to discuss and showcase cutting edge water management research and technical, institutional, modelling, planning and community driven social and policy innovations.

The 2nd International Symposium on Water System Operations (ISWSO2020) brings together researchers and practitioners in the field of monitoring, modelling and optimisation of water systems operations.

GW4 WSA PhD conference

Wed, 29 September 2020
, Waterfront meeting rooms

A team of PhD students from across the GW4 are leading an exciting new conference. Working with WSA and The Flow Partnership, their event will bring together practitioners working with communities across the world, and researchers, working in fields spanning climate change, water scarcity and resource management, flood risk and policy, to explore this vital ‘knowledge flow’.  

The call for abstracts is open for PhD, masters and research staff from all disciplines, with an interest in water security issues. Take part in the Flash Talks or participate in Poster Presentations. Find out more and register here.