Successful STAR-FLOOD conference in Brussels

Around 150 flood risk management professionals from all over Europe visited the STAR-FLOOD conference. They listened to presentations of researchers, practitioners and policymakers and discussed the future of flood risk management. After two days, the conclusion was that there... Read more »

3 P’s principle guides water safety in Flanders

On the 16th of November, a symposium on “multi-layer water safety” took place in Brussels. It was organized by the VMM (Flemish Environmental Agency). Over 200 attendees from municipalities, river authorities, provinces, consultants, universities and ministries were welcomed by... Read more »

NCR Days – Nijmegen, the Netherlands

The annual meeting of the Netherlands Centre for River studies (NCR), the NCR days, will this year be held at the Radboud University in Nijmegen on 1 and 2 October 2015. The following keynote speakers will present during the NCR-days: Day... Read more »


Nearly 2000 people have attended the international scientific conference 'Our common future under climate change' - among which a number of STAR-FLOOD researchers: Marloes Bakker presented in the session"Turn down the Heat: Climate Change Impacts, Development and Lock-in" Cathy Suykens (pictured) and Thomas... Read more »