Rivers Group

A joint technical group of the Institution of Professional Engineers NZ (IPENZ) and Water New Zealand (formerly the NZWWA)

Passionate about rivers

Events for 2017 confirmed to date

Location

Event

Type

Timing

Further information

West Coast

IPENZ/Water NZ Rivers Group and IPENZ West Coast branch will host an evening of technical presentations on drone use to assist with flood modelling, Waiho River fan morphology & implications for management and data interpretation, and technical hydrology on the West Coast.

Public event

Monday 10th July; 6-8pm, Monteith Brewery Bar, Greymouth

Auckland

Two day short course on Geomorphic Principles and Applied Techniques in River Management at Auckland University

Course

16-17 November

Auckland

Auckland University Symposium where the Stephen Coleman Prize will be presented

Student event

November

Christchurch

Waterways Centre Postgraduate Student Conference that showcases student's freshwater related research. Student prizes will be presented from the Rivers Group.

Student event

14th November

http://waterways.ac.nz/
conferences_workshops/pgstudentconf.shtml

or

Hamilton

ISRS/NZFSS/NZRG 2017 Conference - Integrating multiple aquatic values. 5th Biennial Symposium of the International Society for River Science.

Technical conference

19-24 November

http://isrs2017.com/