River Basin Planning and Modelling symposium

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Paviljoen 1
Boussinesqweg 1, Delft, The Netherlands
Date 25 October 2017
Time 09:00 - 17:00
Registry fee € Free
Chair Edwin Snippen
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Catch up on the latest developments of RIBASIM and international good practices on River Basin Planning.

The River Basin Planning and Modelling symposium is a one day event where experts from all over the world meet to share their knowledge and experiences on river basin planning and modelling and discuss what is needed for tomorrow's world. 

Do you want to be a water resources planner who can quantify and understand impacts on complex water management systems? Join the interactive training on river basin modelling and planning with RIBASIM, following the symposium. 

More information about the course can be found here.

RIBASIM is the simulation software package of Deltares for analyzing river basin water balance, investigating water allocation options and evaluating the impacts of existing and potential adaptive solutions. During this two-day course, we will address key RIBASIM functionalities and its application for impact assessment studies related to integrated water resources management and planning.  

Schedule - Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Time Event
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome and introduction
09:15 - 09:45 Establishing Integrated Water Resources Management for River Basins’ Planning guidelines’
09:45 - 10:15 Introduction to computational Frameworks - Example Ganga Basin
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:15 Basin Water Resources Management Planning in Indonesia
11:15 - 11:45 Connecting ecology and water allocation
11:45 - 12:30 Break out session Round 1
a) Collaborative game (Ethyopia) b) Interactive introduction to RIBASIM
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:00 Use of RIBASIM in Lesotho
14:00 - 14:45 Break out session Round 2
a) Collaborative game (Ethyopia) b) Interactive introduction to RIBASIM
14:45 - 15:15 BREAK
15:15 - 16:30 Open discussion future developments:
16:30 - 17:30 Drinks