Achieving Urban Flood Resilience in an Uncertain Future
University of Nottingham

Conferences and events


3rd Euro-Mediterranean Conference for Environmental Integration 10-13 June 2021, Sousse, Tunisia

Water and Society 2021 19-21 May 2021, virtual

Successful community engagement for SuDS. CIRIA webinar. 27th April 2021 11 am - 12 pm. Free registration.

Virtual EGU General Assembly 2021, 19-30 April 2021, virtual.

Virtual Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (VCDRR), 15-20 March 2021, virtual. Free registration.

6th IAHR Europe Congress15-18 February 2021, virtual.


BSRG 2020, University of Liverpool and SedsOnline, 20-23 Dec 2020

Delivering and monitoring blue-green infrastructure (CIRIA), 15th October 2020, virtual.

Watering the Garden: landscape led approaches to managing water. 14th October 2020 09.45-13.00, virtual (download flyer).

Urban Resilience in a context of Climate Change (URCC) Conference, October 2020, virtual.

21st RRC Annual Network Conference. River Restoration: scaling up our ambition. 9-10th September 2020, virtual.

7th International Conference on Flood and Urban Water Management (FRIAR 2020), 28-30 September 2020, virtual.

SEEDS International Conference 20202nd September 2020, virtual.

38th International Conference of the System Dynamics Society. 20-22nd July 2020, virtual. 

22nd UK System Dynamics Chapter Annual Conference. 2-3rd April 2020, virtual. 

Nottingham Festival of Science and Curiosity20th February 2020, Sherwood, Nottingham, UK. 

Climate Change for Local Councils: Innovations, Developments and Practical Actions. APSE Policy Seminar. 23rd January 2020, Manchester, UK.


Collaboration to become more water resilient in Newcastle (webinar), 17th December 2019, 12.30 - 14.00. Hosted by CIRIA.

Collaboration to become more water resilient in Ebbsfleet (webinar), 28th November 2019, 12.30 - 14.00. Hosted by CIRIA. View recordings and presentations.

Amsterdam International Water Week Conference, 4-8th November 2019, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 

CIWEM Tackling Surface Water Flooding Conference 2019, 9th October 2019, London, UK. 

38th IAHR World Congress, 1-6th September 2019, Panama City, Panama. 

2nd International Conference on Natural Hazards & Infrastructure (ICONHIC2019), 23-26th June 2019, Chania, Greece.

The Blue-Green Path to Urban Flood Resilience, 7th March 2019, Newcastle, UK.

River Restoration Northwest 2019 Symposium. 4-7th February 2019, Washington, USA.  

Bricks & Water roundtable 3: How can SuDS improve our built environment? Policy Connect and Westminster Sustainable Business Forum, 29th January 2019, London, UK. 


CIWEM Surface Water Management Conference 2018, 17th October 2018, London, UK. 

11th International Conference on Urban Drainage Modelling (UDM2018), 23-26th September 2018, Palermo, Italy.

SUDSnet International Conference 201830-31st August 2018, Coventry, UK. 

Building Resilience in Flood Disaster Management in Northern Peru (early career workshop). 20-23rd August 2018, Piura, Peru. 

Planning for Water Management. RTPI Yorkshire. 12th July 2018. Sheffield, UK.

The Nottingham Environment Conference. University of Nottingham. 25-26th June 2018. Nottingham, UK. 

The Liveable City - London 2018. The Danish Embassy. 18-20th June 2018, London, UK. 

RTPI Wales Planning Conference, 7th June 2018, Cardiff, UK.

River Restoration Centre 19th Annual Network Conference 2018. 24-25th April 2018, Nottingham, UK. 

TWENTY65 conference 2018, 17-18 April 2018, Manchester, UK.

Responsible Water Management: CIWEM RCG Study Weekend. 13-15th April 2018, Durham, UK.

Flood and Coast 2018. 20-22nd March 2018, Telford, UK. 


14th IWA/IAHR International Conference on Urban Drainage (ICUD 2017). 10-15th September 2017, Prague, Czech Republic. 

Seventh International Conference on Flood Management (ICFM7). 5-7th September 2017, Leeds, UK.

UK-China joint workshop on Urban Flooding and Sponge Cities. 3rd-5th July 2017, Shenzhen, China. 

3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA2017). 5-9th June 2017, Glasgow, UK. 

Valuing the infrastructure of cities, regions and nations: an interdisciplinary conference integrating socioeconomic, engineering and environmental approaches. iBUILD conference. 26-27th April 2017, Leeds, UK. 

TWENTY65 Annual Conference. Bringing the Water Sector Together. 4-5th April, Manchester, UK. 

Flood and Coast 2017: Risk, Resilience and Response in a Changing Climate. 28-30th March 2017, Telford, UK. 

How can we learn to live with floods? Challenges for science and management. Royal Society of Edinburgh conference. 15th March 2017, Edinburgh, UK. 

SCOT Flood Forum. 23rd February 2017, Scotland. 

River Restoration Northwest. Annual Stream Restoration Symposium. 6th-10th February 2017, Stevenson, WA, USA. 

Are we planning to flood? National Flood Forum Conference. 1st February 2017, London, UK.

Risk, Resilience and Response in a changing Climate. 31st January 2017, Glasgow, UK. 

The Water Simulators meeting. 30th January 2017, Oxford, UK. 

Improving Our Nation's Flood Resilience: Protecting Communities Against Increasingly Severe Flooding. 19th January 2017, London, UK. 


Sustainable & Resilient Cities Symposium, 14th December 2016, Nottingham, UK. 

O'Donnell E. Beyond the National Flood Resilience Review: Building resilient infrastructure and communities. CIWEM, 7th December 2016, London, UK. 

O'Donnell E, Allen D, Everett G. Managing flood risk and delivering multiple benefits with Blue-Green infrastructure. 24th November 2016, Belfast, UK. 

Thorne C. Flood Resilient Cities: The Blue-Green Advantage. A joint University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) and Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies (IAPS) event. 24th November 4-5.30 pm (CST), NTB A05, UNNC campus, China.  

Thorne C.  Achieving sustainable flood-risk management in the UK. Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 8th November 2016, London, UK. 

Everett G. 3rd European Conference on Flood Risk Management (FLOODrisk2016), 17-21st October 2016, Lyon, France. 

Lamond J. The Flood Expo. 13-14th October 2016, London, UK. 

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