Rivers and Coastal Group Study Weekend 2017

Friday 21st April 2017 9:00am - Sunday 23rd April 2017 10:00am

Cost £270.00

Event Description

‘CUMBRIA FLOODS – RESILIENCE AND ADAPTATION’

  21st – 23rd April 2017

Lancaster University

The weekend will include presentations, workshops, site visits, social events, 1-2-1 advice on CIWEM chartership, and the new member’s competition.

Topics will include the Cumbria Floods Partnership, coastal flooding, flood defense scheme performance, the ‘Slow the Flow’ initiative, 2015 flood event analysis, and governance and policy. The weekend will include a site visit to Swindale Beck, one of the most ambitious river and catchment restoration projects of 2016.

Our speakers will come from across the industry including academics, consultants and representatives from governmental organisations.

The cost of the weekend includes 2 nights’ accommodation, meals, daytime refreshments, social event and participation fee.

Booking is now open, please click here for the booking page.

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For any queries please email jodie.hall@arup.com

 

 

Details

Venue

Lancaster University

Time

9:00am - 10:00am

Speakers

Speakers to be announced

Agenda

Cost

£270.00

Sponsors

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