Upcoming Events

Flood Risk Management: Resilience and Adaptation 2019

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 09:00 to 17:00

With the effects of climate change and increasing storm intensity posing an ever-greater risk to infrastructure and property development, the UK needs to be more resilient to flooding and better able to mitigate the risks.

This one-day conference will look at the regulatory and policy backdrop enabling better flood risk management, provide practical strategies to manage the impact of flooding on infrastructure and housing development and look at practical, integrated approaches to catchment and flood risk planning.

QGIS for Ecologists and Conservation Practitioners (Ireland)

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 09:30 to Friday, January 24, 2020 - 17:00
Prince of Wales Hotel, Church Street, Athlone, N37 T2P0

The course is designed to enable you to become a competent GIS operator with a practical focus on producing survey maps and analysing data derived from your surveys. Delegates will need to bring their laptop to the course, as no IT equipment is provided.

Managing and dealing with risk to deliver successful projects

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 09:00 to 15:30
Media City, Salford

It’s a fantastic free event about managing risk to effectively deliver projects. We have some great speakers who are willing to share some of their own fantastic examples.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided (conference attendance is FREE!)

Delivered by: The Environment Agency

Hosted by: Salford University

Lead Contacts: Olly Southgate, Martin Slater, George Heritage and Alison Whalley

Posters welcome (please speak to Olly about this prior to the event)


2020 National Watershed & Stormwater Conference

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, April 17, 2020 - 17:00
Austin, Texas

The Center for Watershed Protection’s 2020 National Watershed and Stormwater Conference will be held April 14 – April 17, 2020. Pre-conference workshops will take place on April 14.

World Fish Migration Day 2020

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 09:00

Following on from the successful event this year, with 570 registered events taking place, WFMD are aiming for 1000 events in 2020.

Watch the trailer for the upcoming video Love Flows