ICE WaRM Sponsor of Water Resources Symposium
Monday, 14 December, 2009
ICE WaRM has continued its extensive support for water sector research and training by sponsoring the Best Paper Prize at Engineers Australia’s 32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium in Newcastle, New South Wales. This year’s theme was “Adapting to Change”.Keynote speakers at the conference included Professor Mike Young – Professor of Water Economics and Management at the University of Adelaide, Dr Vazken Andreassian – leader of the hydrology research team at the French public research institute on Agricultural and Environmental Engineering and Dr Bryson Bates – a Theme Leader for CSIRO’s Climate Adaptation Flagship and a Chief Research Scientist with CSIRO’s Division of Marine and Atmospheric Research.
ICE WaRM has sponsored earlier symposia, and co-hosted the 31st Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, part of the Water Down Under 2008 Conference held in Adelaide in April 2008.