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Delft-FEWS International User Days 2021 (Day 2)
11 Nov

Delft-FEWS International User Days 2021 (Day 2)

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11 Nov 2021 08:00 - 12:00 (CET)
User Days

€ Free
Room : MS Teams

We invite you to join the international Delft-FEWS community online and share forecasting experiences with Delft-FEWS users around the globe.

In 3 online sessions we will focus on the people and their impact; forecasting chains; data and software developments.  

Please visit the Delft-FEWS portal for more information and the latest updates about the Delft-FEWS community worldwide. 

Kind regards, 


Thies Blokhuijsen, Dave Casson, Kun Yan and Ilonka ten Broeke
Delft-FEWS Conference Team 2021


Programme (Day 2: 11 November 2021)

07:50 -  08:05Arrival - informal chats
08:05 - 08:15WelcomeDave Casson / Thies Blokhuijsen
08:15 - 08:45Keynote of the day: Flood Event 2021 in Germany: More Research Into Practice!Prof. Daniel Bachmann  (University of Magdeburg-Stendal)
08:45 - 09:00Coffee break - Game / Social interaction
09:00 - 09:30WaterCoach around the worldEmma Ferguson (EA), Steve Wang (SeqWater) & Simone de Kleermaeker (Deltares)
09:30 - 09:50Drinking water supply for the city La Paz: a forecasting, optimization and early warning system Wouter Engel & Harm Nomden (Royal HaskoningDHV)
09:50 - 10:10Coupling different hydrological models and data assimilation approaches with HydPy and OpenDA for improved runoff forecasts for the Rhine riverChristoph Tyralla (Björnsen Beratende Ingenieure)
10:10 - 10:25Coffee break - Game / Social interaction
10:25 - 10:40Delft-FEWS new developments - 2 of 3Gerben Boot and Marcel Ververs (Deltares)
10:40 - 10:45Pitch 1: Operational water systems in Vietnam: Opportunities and ChallengesTrang Dinh (Deltares Vietnam)
10:45 - 10:50Pitch 2: Modelling and simulating of the river flood scenario using Delft FEWS application on Ottawa RiverHamza Ousoukhman (Polytechnique de Montreal)
10:50 - 10:55Pitch 3: Advances in global forecasting at DeltaresDaniel Twigt (Deltares)
10:55 - 11:15Serving an operational AI-based Nowcast of Precipitation using FewsWebServicesMattijn van Hoek (HKV)
11:15 - 11:25 Closure of the plenary session -  final questions - group photo
11.25 - 12.00Social Interaction / Meet the Community


For the programme of Day 1, click here. For Day 3, click here.





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Please check in early to test your audio and video. We will open the session at 07:50 CET (Delft time, UTC+1), 15 minutes before the start of the session.




Go to presentation

DSD-INT 2021 | Slides - Flood Event 2021 in Germany - More Research Into Practice
DSD-INT 2021 | Slides - Flood Event 2021 in Germany - More Research Into Practice
 >  Daniel Bachmann (University of Magdeburg-Stendal)