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Invitation to HWRS 2020

HWRS 2020: Water Vision

Engineers Australia’s National Committee on Water Engineering takes great pleasure in inviting you to the Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, to be held in Adelaide, South Australia from 21-24 September 2020.

The theme for the conference, Water Vision, covers a range of topics relevant to practicing water engineers, students, academics, researchers and industry specialist providers. National and international keynote speakers will inspire and provide invaluable knowledge on modern materials, methods, innovation and the future direction of structural engineering. 

The Themes for HWRS 2020 are:

  • Flood, low flow and drought -Risk assessment and forecasting
  • Hydroinformatics, Smart data and physically based modelling
  • Healthy environments
  • Informing policy & operational decisions  
  • Integrated water resources management  
  • Groundwater

Sub-themes can be found here.

100+ delegates are expected to attend providing an excellent forum for knowledge sharing and networking with Australian and international colleagues. Companies and specialist providers supporting the water engineering industry are invited to support the conference through sponsorship.

The conference will be held at The University of Adelaide in Adelaide conveniently located in the CBD, close to bustling restaurants, public art and stylish retailers.

We look forward to seeing you in Adelaide, 21–24 September 2020.

Michael Leonard
HWRS 2020 Conference Chair

on behalf of the Organising Committee and Engineers Australia’s National Committee on Water Engineering