Call for Registering the International Workshop on Integrated Water Resources Management and Modelling
To Whom It May Concern:
A short international workshop on “integrated water resources management and modelling”, which is organized by Hohai University and operated by College of Hydrology and Water Resources, State Key Laboratory of Hydrology-Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering, and UNESCO-IHP International Hydrology-Water Resources and Environmental Training & Research Center will be held on July 30 to August 4, 2018 at Hohai University, Nanjing. The relevant information is described as follows. Welcome to register and attend the workshop.
In the context of global environmental changes, the distribution, demand, and supply of water resources have been largely altered. Risks on water security have been dramatically increased. The physical, societal, ecological, and economic factors among others shall be considered in a systematic way to reach optimized assessment and management of watershed water resources.
Therefore, College of Hydrology and Water Resources, Hohai University and UNESCO-IHP International Hydrology-Water Resources and Environmental Training & Research Center decide to hold this short international workshop. Excellent international experts on integrated evaluation and management of water resources will give lectures on the state-of-the-art theories, progress, and technologies of integrated evaluation and management of water resources. The training will include theoretical study, practice on computer, and case studies. The workshop will help graduate students and young scientific researchers to master the integrated assessment and management of water resources and the corresponding modelling skills.
II. Workshop Organization
College of Hydrology and Water Resources, Hohai University
State Key Laboratory of Hydrology-Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering
National Cooperative Innovation Center for Water Safety & Hydro Science
UNESCO-IHP International Hydrology-Water Resources and Environmental Training & Research Center
Hohai University—WWF International Research Center for Conservation and Management of Rivers and Lakes
Beijing Wote Consulting Co., Ltd.
Funded by grants supported by the Discipline Innovation and Research Base on Hydrology and Water Resources by Ministry of Education and State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, China and the other programs.
III. Trainees and registration
All domestic and international young scholars and postgraduates involving in researches on hydrology and water resources, environmental engineering, or any related fields can apply.
How to apply: Please fill in the Registration Form in the annex and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org; pay the registration fee online through http://www.sinowbs.com/peixun. The trainee needs to bring a laptop.
Registration fee: (ordinary trainee: 4,000 CNY/person, student: 2,500 CNY/person). Food and lodging are excluded (except the suppers on the registration day and course wrap-up day). The workshop service group may assist in reserving hotels.
IV. Lecturers and language
Prof. Anthony Jakeman, AGU fellow and professor of Australian National University
Prof. Xu Chongyu, academician of Royal Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Royal Norwegian Academy of Engineering and professor of Univesity of Oslo
Prof. Barry Croke, professor of Australian National University
Dr. Andrew Ross, Senior Research Fellow of Australian National University
Mr. Takuya Iwanaga, engineer of Australian National University
V. Training time and place
July 29: Registration in the lobby of Nanjing Junheng Hotel (also called International Conference Center & Hotel of Hohai University)
July 30 - August 3: Lectures in Wentian Hall, Hohai University
August 4: Return
VI. Workshop committee
Professor Zengchuan Dong, Professor Tao Yang, Professor Yuanfang Chen, Professor Zhongbo Yu, Professor Liliang Ren, and Professor Ke Zhang
VII. Contact information
For consultation and registration:
Contact persons: Shixia An, Xinwei Zhang, Libo Dong
Phone: 010-6320 3403/3233/3104
For course contents:
Contact person: Ke Zhang
Phone: 025-8378 7112
For classroom arrangement:
Contact persons: Qiuling Zhang, Qing Liu, Xi Hua
Phone: 025-8378 6614/6621
College of Hydrology and Water Resources