Delft Software Days - Edition 2018 a success

The Delft Software Days - Edition 2018 are over and we look back on a very successful event. In 2 weeks time, we have welcomed more than 600 participants from 230+ organizations and 48 countries worldwide.

You have actively participated in a 12-day program filled with a record of 62 events: 4 user meetings, 3 symposia, 15 courses, 25 workshops/break-out sessions, a Hackathon, a Field Trip and 3 Dinners!

Looking Back: Pictures, Presentations and a Questionnaire

Have a look in our Gallery to get an impression of the 2018 Edition.

The presentations given at the User Days and Symposia will be published on-line on this website within the next few weeks. As a registered participant, you will be notified when the presentations of your event(s) are published. Or check the News-items on this page.

Questionnaire: We'd like to know how you've experienced the DSD-INT 2018. Please take a few minutes to participate in our annual survey. You will receive an e-mail with a link to the survey. Your feedback will give us a valuable view on how you've experienced the events and overall happening. We'll use this as input for improvements for the future editions.

Going Forward

Please keep in touch with us and your fellow participants to keep sharing your experiences and knowledge. You can visit and join one of our communities on the Deltares OpenSourceSoftware-portal. Or contact our Deltares experts directly, contact details can be found via the Deltares website.

Will we see you next year?
Save the Date: the Delft Software Days - Edition 2019 is scheduled to take place from Monday 4 - Friday 15 November 2019 in Delft. Watch this website and your e-mail for updates about the programme and registration.
And you can visit the Deltares Software Dagen (DSD-NL 2019), the Dutch counterpart event with a focus on projects and themes in the Netherlands. The DSD-NL 2019 will take place 18-21 June in Delft.

Questions? You can contact us the whole year via


Presentations of the Delft-FEWS International User Days 2018 now on-line! You can find them here.

Presentations of the Data Science Symposium 2018 now on-line! You can find them here.

Presentations of the iMOD International User Day 2018 now on-line! You can find them here.

Presentations of the wflow User Day 2018 now on-line! You can find them here.

Impressions of the first week now on-line! Have a look in the Gallery here.

Wir freuen uns darauf, Sie zu sehen am Treffpunkt für deutschsprachige Teilnehmer am Mittwoch, dem 7. November und am Dienstag, dem 13. November jeweils von 17:30 bis 18:30 Uhr auf DSD Plaza.

Incontra gli altri partecipanti di madrelingua italiana e gli esperti di Deltares al tavolo italiano - Martedì 7 Novembre e Mercoledì 13 Novembre nella DSD Plaza durante l’aperitivo dalle 17.30 alle 18.30.

Don't forget to register for the Annual DSD Event Dinner on Tuesday 13 November here.

We're proud to welcome Dr Maarten van Aalst, Director of the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre as keynote speaker at the Delft-FEWS - International User Days. Read more

Announcing the launch of the Delft3D FM Suite 2019 at this year's Delft3D User Days! Read more

2 complex challenges, real datasets, 4h to complete... Are you up to it? Join the Data Science Hackathon on Friday 16 Nov. Also with Google Earth Engine workshop Read more

Make sure to reserve your seats if you want to make use of our Free Daily Shuttle Bus Transfer Service Read more

Watch the Delft Software Days movietrailer here!

Highlighted events

Data Science Hackathon

This is a 1-day event for students, developers, entrepreneurs, modellers and of course… data scientists. 

The participants will be given 2 complex challenges they can… Read more

Delft3D - User Days (Day 3: Sediment transport and morphology)

On this day, we will focus on Sediment transport and morphology and we will launch the Delft3D FM Suite 2019. In addition to the D-Flow… Read more

Workshop Compute as a Service platform: Use Docker to scale up your Delft3D simulations to the cloud

Would you like to run your Delft3D simulations faster? Nerdalize developed a cloud platform to make it very easy for hydro engineers to run Deltares… Read more

Break-out session Delft3D User Days: Dynamic vegetation modelling; Hands-on workshop

Why a hands-on workshop on dynamic vegetation modelling? With more attention for climate change impacts and sustainability, we get more and more questions on how… Read more

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