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Chartered Institution of Water and
Environmental Management (CIWEM)

106-109 Saffron Hill, London, EC1N 8QS  
Tel: 020 7831 3110   Fax: 020 7405 4967
 
2015-16 Events Programme Theme: Using Research to Overcome Environmental Challenges
 

East Anglian Branch Events - 2015-16 Programme

This year's theme will feature live interactive web broadcasts on the theme of "Using Research to Overcome Environmental Challenges", presented in local 'hubs' at businesses and universities around the East Anglian region, and recorded for future access. Open the booking website.

Event Sponsors

The following companies generously sponsor our Events Programme, allowing us to run them mostly free-of-charge to Members and Non-Members: Anglian Water and the @one Alliance comprising Anglian Water Engineering, Balfour Beatty Utility Solutions, Barhale, Black & Veatch, Grontmij, Jacobs, MWH, and Skanska.


The following companies and organisations also provide free meeting facilities during the programme: Cranfield University, Environment Agency, Mott MacDonald, Royal Haskoning DHV, University of East Anglia, University of Essex.

2015-16 Programme of Events

  • 19 Aug 2015

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    Nene Washes Site Visit

    16:30
    18:30

    Site visit to Nene Washes, including presentation and guided tour.

    The Environment Agency is completing a £26-million bank improvement scheme to strengthen the South Barrier Bank that forms an 18km dam and flood storage reservoir (the Nene Washes) between Stanground and Ring's End, east of Peterborough.

    The Washes are also internationally designated as a Special Area of Conservation, a Ramsar site, a Special Protection Area and a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

    A minibus will take you from the site office to view the works and hear about the environmental challenges.

    Booking is essential due to limited spaces. Please register your interest at our booking website, stating if you are a CIWEM member. Deadline for reservations is Friday 14 August 2015.

    Please bring full PPE including hard hat, vest/jacket, boots, gloves and glasses.

    

    Event Flyers and Documents

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 06 Oct 2015

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    Coastal Advance and Coastal Retreat - one-day conference

    10.00
    17.00

    Venue: The Møller Centre, Cambridge, CB3 0DE

    CIWEM East Anglia Branch, in association with UKELA, are hosting a one-day conference on Coastal Advance and Coastal Retreat.

    This one-day conference provides an opportunity to learn about a range of initiatives designed to advance or retreat the coastline, and in particular to hear practitioners' experiences of translating ideas and policies into reality on the ground.

    Presenters from a range of organisations including The Crown Estate, the Environment Agency, NFU, RPA and the RSPB will share their knowledge and experiences.

    Full details including costs, booking arrangements and an Exhibitor Package can be found in the flyer.

    Event Flyers and Documents

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 21 Oct 2015

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    Groundwater flood modelling / Groundwater-surface water interactions under changing water management

    17:45
    19:00

    Groundwater flood modelling / Groundwater-surface water interactions under changing water management

    Dimmie Hendriks (Deltares)

    This is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Bruce Keith

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 25 Nov 2015

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    Migration research in translocated eel populations

    17:45
    19:00

    Migration research in translocated eel populations

    Speaker tbc (Southampton University)

    This is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Kate Hill

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 02 Dec 2015

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    Managing cropping systems for water quality

    17:45
    19:00

    Managing cropping systems for water quality

    Prof. Kevin Hiscock (UEA)

    This is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Kate Hill

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 13 Jan 2016

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    Flood insurance

    17:45
    19:00

    Flood insurance

    Swenja Surminski (LSE)

    This is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Eddie Robinson

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 20 Jan 2016

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    Routes to membership

    17:45
    19:00

    Routes to membership

    Jenny Dyer (CIWEM)

    Location: Brampton, near Huntingdon (Environment Agency, Bromholme Lane PE28 4NE)

    Contact: Charlotte Nunns

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 17 Feb 2016

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    Real time monitoring of metaldehyde

    17:45
    19:00

    Real time monitoring of metaldehyde

    Speaker tbc (Cranfield University)

    This is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Kate Hill

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 16 Mar 2016

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    Research advances in soil erosion

    17:45
    19:00

    Research advances in soil erosion

    Prof Jane Rickson (Cranfield University)

    This is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Bob Grabowski

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 20 Apr 2016

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    DECC Water Source Heat Map

    17:45
    19:00

    DECC Water Source Heat Map - renewable source of heat energy from rivers, canals, estuaries and coastal sites in England

    James Tomlinson (Atkins)

    This is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Charlotte Nunns

    Tags: East Anglia
  • 18 May 2016

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    East Anglian Branch AGM

    17:00
    19:00

    East Anglian Branch AGM, plus research presentation tbc

    Location tbc

    The presentation is a broadcast event; please see the booking website for hub locations

    Contact: Eddie Robinson

    Tags: East Anglia

Chartered Institution of Water and
Environmental Management (CIWEM)

106-109 Saffron Hill, London, EC1N 8QS  
Tel: 020 7831 3110   Fax: 020 7405 4967