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Chartered Institution of Water and
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106-109 Saffron Hill, London, EC1N 8QS  
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  • 05 Aug 2015

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    CloudCash: Instigating Innovation

    19:00
    21:00

    CloudCash: Instigating Innovation

    7pm, 5th August 2015 | CIWEM Innovation Event

    Reed Hall, Streatham Drive, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QR

    Calling all Innovators

    Do you know a colleague that could pitch at the CloudCash Event?

    You may be a consultant who's struck upon a new modelling technique, or an academic who would like to commercialise a research concept. Perhaps you have been working in your garage developing the next greywater recycling system, or you've developed a mobile App for monitoring flood incidents.

    Whatever your idea, please contact the south western branch chair Peter Melville-Shreeve: pm277@exeter.ac.uk to enter the selection process for the chance to pitch at our first CloudCash Event. Entries close at 5pm on Weds 29th July 2015.

    Simply submit your concept and a 100 word overview as part of your expression of interest.

    For more details please see the event flyer.

     

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    Tags: South Western
  • 29 Sep 2015

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    CIWEM_SW_Severn_Forum_20150929

    09:30
    16:00

    Severn Estuary Forum 2015

    We invite you to join us for the 2015 Severn Estuary Forum held at the Arnolfini Gallery. The forum will be celebrating its ten years anniversary.

     This engaging event is intended for all interested in learning about the latest research and policy developments involving the Severn Estuary and its future. It guarantees a lively and informative day of presentations and talks. Topics already confirmed include:

    - The Severn Estuary Partnership: A Retrospective View & Future Challenges

    -Our Estuary Resources - Chair - Natasha Barker, WWF

    - Local Issues

     Date 29th September 2015             

     Time: 9.30-16.00 (additional boat trip around the docks 16:00-17:30)

     Location:   Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol

    Past events have proved to be extremely popular, so please book early on Eventbrite to avoid disappointment.  Discounted Early Bird Tickets are now available until the 29th of August.

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    Tags: South Western,wales
  • 07 Oct 2015

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    Prosecuting Environmental Crime

    17:30
    19:00

    Speaker: Mohammed Yakub (Natural Resources Wales)

    Venue: Faculty Lecture Theatre , Trevithick Building, Cardiff University

    CIWEM Welsh branch would like to invite you to attend an evening presentation on "Prosecuting Environmental Crime'.

    Synopsis: There will always be individuals and businesses who cannot resist the temptation to commit environmental offences.  The underlining motive for this mischief is to make and/or save money at the expense of harming the environment and/or undercutting those who comply with the law. 

    The Natural Resources Wales (NRW) is a statutory body set up to ensure that the environment and natural resources of Wales are sustainably maintained, sustainably enhanced and sustainably used, now and in the future.  Therefore, the NRW will use number of enforcement tools including prosecution to enforce its statutory powers.

    This session will look at how the NRW prosecute those who are unable to resist the temptation to commit environmental offences.

     

    Cost for the event is FREE and is open to non members.  Light refreshments will be available from 5.30pm.  Please contact: Tracey Dunford welsh@ciwem.org 

    

    Tags: South Western,Welsh
  • 14 Oct 2015

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    Natural Flood Management

    17:30
    19:00

    Speaker: Dr Alex Nicholson and Dr Candice Constantine (Arup)

    Venue: Faculty Lecture Theatre, Trevithick Building, Cardiff University

    CIWEM Welsh branch (joint sponsored by ICE Cymru) would like to invite you to attend an evening presentation on "Natural Flood Management".

    More details to be confirmed.

    Cost for the event is FREE and is open to non members.  Light refreshments will be available from 5.30pm.  Please contact: Tracey Dunford welsh@ciwem.org 

    

    Tags: South Western,Welsh
  • 18 Nov 2015

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    Understanding demand and why everything’s connected

    17:30
    19:00

    Speaker:  Rob Lawson (Artesia Consulting)

    Venue: Faculty Lecture Theatre, Trevithick Building, Cardiff University

    CIWEM Welsh branch would like to invite you to attend an evening presentation on "Understanding demand and why everything's connected'.

    More details to be confirmed.

    Cost for the event is FREE and is open to non members.  Light refreshments will be available from 5.30pm.  Please contact: Tracey Dunford welsh@ciwem.org 

    

    Tags: South Western,Welsh
  • 30 Mar 2016

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    Global Water Security

    17:30
    19:00

    Speaker: Professor Roger Falconer (Cardiff University)

    Venue: Faculty Lecture Theatre, Cardiff University, Trevithick Building

    CIWEM Welsh branch (supported by the from Royal Geographical Society) would like to invite you to attend an evening presentation on "Global Water Security'.

    Synopsis:

    The talk will introduce some of the general challenges of global water security (in the context of the supply of sufficient water of good quality) and highlight the likely global impact of climate change, increasing pollution and droughts, as outlined in recent studies. 

    See the attached abstract for more details. 

    Cost for the event is FREE and is open to non members.  Light refreshments will be available from 5.30pm.  Please contact: Tracey Dunford welsh@ciwem.org 

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    Tags: South Western,Welsh

Chartered Institution of Water and
Environmental Management (CIWEM)

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