Final DayWater Conference - Workshop  

At the end of its three years period, the DayWater project will organise a final conference including several demonstration workshops

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International Conference on Decision Support for Integrated Urban Stormwater Management:
Final DayWater Conference and Workshop

Date Thursday 3rd - Friday 4th November 2005
Hotel reservation Proposed Hotels (pre-reservation was only maintained till end of September!)
Venue Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (ENPC), Marne-la-Vallée
(ca. 20 km from Paris; on line RER A - station "Noisy-Champs")
  • Develop interactions between researchers and private/public urban stakeholders as well as consultants in Integrated Urban Stormwater Management
  • Start of DayWater Prototype Dissemination
  • Participant target group Scientists, end-users, urban stakeholders
    Conference language English (including translation to/from French, if participation from French speaking participants justifies its cost)
    Registration Registration form
    Registration Fee 100 EUR (Lunch, Coffee Breaks & Conference Dinner) to be paid in cash or per credit card upon arrival

    100 EUR for industrial exhibitors not attending the conference

    Supporters for dissemination National Technical associations/societies in urban hydrology, local authorities... as well as the international equivalent (IWA-IHR Joint committee in urban hydrology...)
    Conference Programme Programme + information
  • Invited speakers presentations
  • Available sessions for short oral presentations
  • Posters on ongoing urban water management projects
  • Discussion in workshops
  • Plenary session topics Sessions
  • Decision Support for urban water management
  • Risk analysis and impact assessment of urban stormwater
  • Selection criteria for urban stormwater source control
  • Parallel workshop topics Plenary introduction followed by parallel demonstrations and discussions:
  • Adaptive Decision Support System (ADSS) guided visit: from "profile definition" to Matrix of Alternatives
  • ADSS general visit: via the Hydropolis interface
  • Chemical Hazard identification and assessment tool & vulnerability mapping (FLEXT)
  • Source and Flux Models (STORM & SEWSYS)
  • Abstracts for oral presentations  1-2 pages per paper ("short" or "invited" oral presentation, workshop and poster), printed version distributed to all conference participants
    Abstract submission Deadline: 15 September 2005 ( )
    Proceedings publication 10-20 pages per paper sent to all participants in a CD-ROM version
    DayWater book (published by IWA) Selected and possibly revised conference papers with introductions of European Commisssion and of the CityNet Cluster and transcripts of workshop discussions: publication expected in summer 2006
    Prototype dissemination DayWater Adaptive Decision Support System Prototype: sent to all conference participants in a CD-ROM version
    Conference highlights
  • Free consultancy in direct and personal discussions with DayWater experts and associated end-users
  • Open space for publicity of urban water management projects
  • Refereed and revised manuscripts published by IWA (International Water Association) in a DayWater book
  • Copy of all submitted abstracts upon arrival and unreviewed paper on a CD-ROM

  • last update 30-Aug-2005