The 39th International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) World Congress took place in 2022 in Granada, Spain, from 19-24 June.
The central theme of the congress, “From Snow to Sea,” linked the past with the present and focused on the importance of considering the integral water cycle to address present and future challenges.
Specific Congress Themes:
Theme 1: Human-water relationships
Theme 2: Snow, river and sediment management
Theme 3: Environmental hydraulics and urban water cycle
Theme 4: Hydraulic structures
Theme 5: Water resources management, valuing and resilience
Theme 6: Computational and experimental methods
Theme 7: Coasts, estuaries, shelves and seas
Theme 8: Extreme events: from droughts to floods
The outline programme, which is available online, consisted of High-level panels, regular sessions, special sessions, an exhibition and fair, and much more.
ECFAS made two contributions to the conference:
Marine Le Gal, M.; T. Fernandez Montblanc; P. Ciavola (2022)
Assessing the Sensitivity of a Coastal Flood Model for the Development of a Coastal Flood Awareness System at European Scale. Proceedings of the 39th IAHR World Congress (Granada, 2022), Doi: https://doi.org/10.3850/IAHR-39WC252171192022986
Souto Ceccon, P.; E. Duo; T. Fernandez Montblanc; J. Montes; P. Ciavola; C. Armaroli (2022)
A New European Coastal Storm Impact Database of Resources: The ECFAS Effort. Proceedings of the 39th IAHR World Congress (Granada, 2022), Doi: https://doi.org/10.3850/IAHR-39WC2521711920221117