STRIVER Final Conference May 28,29, 2009, Brussels, Belgium
May 28th, 2009 |
Integrated water resource management in theory and practice
Club of the University Foundation, rue d’Egmont 11 – 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium http://www.fondationuniversitaire.be/en/
This open international conference is intended as an arena for discussions around recent findings in the field of integrated water resources management (IWRM).
This conference will show the major findings from the EC-funded FP6 project STRIVER (www.striver.no)
The conference is open and external oral presentations are highly encouraged. Contributions from researchers, water managers, river basin planners and policy makers are particularly stressed.
Besides oral presentations in plenary and parallel session, break-out working groups discussing various IWRM-issues will ensure active participation of all attendance.
Examples of questions addressed at the conference are:
- How to use research results in operational water management?
- How can the science-policy interactions and stakeholder participation be strengthened?
- What are the lessons learnt and tools in IWRM?
Read more about the conference in the Conference Circular
Please also note that the STRIVER conference is arranged back-to-back with another conference:
‘Sustainable development’ May 26-28, Brussels http://ec.europa.eu/research/sd/conference_en.html
Call for abstracts:Deadline for submission March 1, 2009
Conference fee: 100 Eur (which includes lunches, breaks and conference dinner)
Online registration at www.niva.no/striver
Deadline for registration is March 25, 2009