IWRA - Special Session S3 Flood Risk Management in the Context of Global Change

2.45-6.15pm Wednesday 27th May, with ICE Scotland Drinks Reception


As many of you will be attending the IWRA World Water Congress next week, we wanted to take this opportunity to let you know about our Special Session on Flood Risk Management and give you a flavour of the programme.

Our Keynote Speakers for the session are:

Carlos Escartin from the Ministry of Agriculture food and Water, Spain, who will provide an overview of Flood Risk Management in Europe, with particular focus of the implementation of Floods Directive in Spain,


Roger Falconer, President of International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) and  CH2M HILL Professor of Water Management, Cardiff University who will explore Risk of People Safety and Vehicle Mobility in Extreme Flood Events. 

You can view the full programme here.

ICE Scotland Drinks Reception

Becuase this prestigous event provides a unique opportunity to bring together professionals working across FRM from a range of envcironments and countries, ICE Scotland have kindly offerred to sponsor a drinks reception following our session.


We look forward to seeing you there.

FCERM.net Team

The special session is jointly sponsored by IAHR, ICE Scotland and FCERM.net