10:00am - 4:30pm


Apex Hotel, Grassmarket, Edinburgh, United Kingdom


From £120

Event Description

CIWEM’s Scottish Branch wish to invite you to join them at their biennial Symposium this October. The event will be a day of celebration of the on-going advancements of not only practice and approach in relation to the water and environment sector, but also technologies, and the way we use these to fulfil the new and ever-changing needs of our clients, stakeholders and their communities.

Call for Papers

This ‘call-for-papers’ is an opportunity for you to submit a piece of work on a project, research, innovation or leadership on the theme of ‘advancements in the water environment sector’. Papers are invited on the theme of advancement in one of the following three categories:

1. Digital

2. Flood Risk

3. Drainage and Water

Topics might include the use of new systems, digital technologies or big data; a new approach or alternative to present means of flood risk assessment and/or management, drainage modelling and/or design, BIM and community engagement.

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Submission Guidelines and Booking Information

Submission Guidelines

All abstracts should be concise and clearly state the key outcomes, objectives or components of the presentation.

Abstracts should not exceed 500 words and should contain a clear list of intended presenter(s) and email addresses for all involved.

A maximum of two presenters for each paper is allowed.

An electronic copy (in doc format) must be submitted before 5pm on 08 July 2019 to ciwemscot.socialmedia@gmail.com.

For more information about the event, please contact the Scottish Branch Programme Secretary Danielle King at danielle.king@rpsgroup.com.

Booking Information

Places are available to both members and non-members and can be booked via 'My CIWEM' after logging in or creating an account.

If you encounter any problems booking your place or are unable to access the online booking system, please contact Barbara Woods at barbara.woods@ciwem.org

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