IAHS 2017 - Scientific programme of the IAHS Scientific Assembly


10 – 14 JULY 2017

Port Elizabeth, South Africa

"Water and Development: scientific challenges in addressing societal issues”

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Scientific programme of the IAHS Scientific Assembly, July 2017, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Scientific programme of the IAHS Scientific Assembly

  • #1 Water security and the food-water-energy nexus: drivers, responses and feedbacks at local to global scales

  • #2 Hydrology and the Anthropocene

  • #3 Understanding spatio-temporal variability of water resources and the implications for IWRM in the semi-arid east and southern Africa

  • #4 Water Balance and Crop Water Productivity Through Remote Sensing and Modelling

  • #5 Land use change impacts on water resources

  • #6 Water resources management and the competition/balance between humans and ecosystems (eco-hydrology)

  • #7 Measurements in the 21st century: innovation in hydrological observations

  • #8 Environmental and artificial tracers as indicators in hydrology

  • #9 Innovative ICT tools for water management and science

  • #10 Prediction in ungauged basins

  • #11 Modelling hydrological processes for prediction under change

  • #12 Probabilistic forecasts and land-atmosphere interactions to advance hydrological predictions

  • #13 Extreme events: links between science and practice

  • #14 Advances in cold-region hydrological models: Integration of process understanding and application to climate and landcover changes

  • #15 Operational snowmelt runoff modelling: Advances and prospects for water management

  • #16 Water quality and sediment transport issues in surface water

  • #17 Long-term evolution in catchment water quality

  • #18 Changing biogeochemistry of aquatic systems in the Anthropocene: inter-comparison of data and models for predicting water quality

  • #19 Advancements in modeling and characterization of aquifer

  • #20 Methodologies for risk assessment of groundwater contamination

  • #21 Quantifying uncertainty in hydrological systems: A Bayesian point of view

  • #22 Nonstationarity in Hydrology: Theories, Methods and Applications

  • #23 Multivariate statistics for hydrological application

  • #24 Stochastic hydrology: simulation and disaggregation models

  • #25 Graduate Schools in Water Sciences

  • #26 Facilitating Scientific contributions in water diplomacy and cooperation processes

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