Water Research Horizon Conference

 
 
 
Water Conference 2010

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Tuesday 13th July 2010

9.15 - 10:15am

Registration

10:30 - 11:15am

Opening and introduction to the conference (Georg Teutsch)

Welcoming by

  • BMBF (Wilfried Kraus)
  • BMU (Fritz Holzwarth)
  • DFG (Robert Paul Königs, Peter Krebs)

11:15am - 12:15pm

Challenges in Water Research (William J. Cosgrove)

12:15pm - 01:15pm

Lunch

 

Sessions

01:15 - 02:45pm

Session 1:
Solute Fluxes at Catchment Scale

Chairs:
Franz Makeschin
Peter Grathwohl

Speakers:
Philippe van Capellen
Rik Eggen

Session 2
Model Development & Data Integration

Chairs:
Clemens Simmer
Wolfram Mauser

Speakers:
Edward Sudicky
Reed Maxwell

Session 3
Global Change / Food & Water / Risks / Megacities

Chairs:
Gernot Klepper
Bernd Hansjürgens

Speakers:
Andras Szöllösy Nagy
Alexander Zehnder

02:45 - 03:15pm

Coffee break

03:15 - 05:15pm

Session 1 continued
Solute Fluxes at Catchment Scale

Speakers
Rainer Meckenstock
Martin Jekel
Peter Grathwohl

discussion

Session 2 continued
Model Development & Data Integration

Speakers
Axel Bronstert
Stefan Kollet
Sabine Attinger

discussion

Session 3 continued
Global Change / Food & Water / Risks / Megacities

Speakers
Claudia Pahl-Wostl
Gernot Klepper
Gunda Röstel

discussion

05:15 - 07:00pm

Conference reception

Wednesday 14th July 2010

08:30 - 10:00am

Session 4
Beyond IWRM

Chairs
Klement Tockner
Dietrich Borchardt

Keynote Speakers
Andrea Rinaldo
Timothy Moss

Session 5
Observation / Exploration / Data Assimilation

Chairs
Karsten Schulz
Lars Bernard

Keynote Speaker
Jeffrey McDonnell

Speakers
Lars Bernard
Irena Hajnsek

Session 6
Water scarcity

Chairs
Christoph Schüth
Martin Sauter

Keynote Speakers
Jesus Carrera
Peter Cook

10:00am - 10:30am

Coffee break

10:30 - 12:15pm

Session 4 continued
Beyond IWRM

Speakers
Dietrich Borchardt
Wolfram Mauser
 

discussion

Session 5 continued
Observation / Exploration / Data Assimilation

Speakers
Markus Weiler
Harry Vereecken

discussion

Session 6 continued
Water scarcity

Speakers
Chr. v. Hirschhausen
Christoph Schüth
Martin Sauter

discussion

12:15 - 01:30pm

Plenary session

Synthesis of the conference sessions / discussion inputs for the revision of the White Papers

01:30 - 02:30pm

Lunch

02:30pm

End of conference

Conference Presentations

The conference presentations are now available from our download page.

White Paper

White Paper presenting the 6 priority research fields discussed at the conference in July 2010 (final version, date: 30 November 2010)

Questions

Elisabeth Krueger
Coordination of Water Research - UFZ
elisabeth.krueger@ufz.de

Tel. +49 341 235 1671
Fax +49 341 235 1388

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