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
Event is closed for registration
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 - 09:10 Welcome and introduction
09:10 - 10:30 Block 1: Presentations (webinar session)
09:10 - 09:50 Establishing Integrated Water Resources Management for River Basins Planning guidelines
Judith ter Maat, Deltares, Netherlands
09:50 - 10:30 Introduction to computational Frameworks - Example Ganga Basin
Marnix van der Vat, Deltares, Netherlands
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00 Block 2: Presentations
11:00 - 11:30 Basin Water Resources Management Planning in Indonesia
Henni Hendarti, PT-MLD, Indonesia
11:30 - 12:00 Connecting ecology and water allocation
Clara Chrzanowski, Deltares, Netherlands
12:00 - 12:45 Block 3: Break session I: Collaborative game (Ethiopia)
12:45 - 14:00 Lunch break
and demo's at Demo plaza
14:00 - 14:30 Use of RIBASIM in Lesotho
Ron Passchier, Deltares, Netherlands
14:30 - 15:30 Block 4: Development of RIBASIM
14:30 - 15:15 Interactive introduction to RIBASIM
Wil van der Krogt, Deltares, Netherlands
15:15 - 15:30 Brainstorm future developments
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 - 17:00 Plenairy discussion future developments RIBASIM
17:00 - 18:15 Drinks