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Brisbane RBMS Seminar – A taste of 22nd International Riversymposium ‘Resilient Rivers’

January 23 @ 4:30 pm - 6:45 pm

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You’re invited to attend:

Brisbane RBMS Seminar – A taste of 22nd International Riversymposium ‘Resilient Rivers’

Join us for a special RBMS Seminar in Brisbane.

Upstairs at the Alliance Hotel
Thursday, 23 January, 2020 from 4:30 PM – 6:45 PM

Please join the south east Queensland chapter of the River Basin Management Society for this special seminar which features a number of the local presenters from the recent 22nd International Riversymposium held in Brisbane. There will be seven speakers in total with a break between presentation for drinks and nibbles.


4:30 pm – 5:15 pm

  • Development of a Resilience Focused Decision Support Tool for Managing Brisbane’s Waterways – Utilising Multiple Data Sets to Inform Management Objectives for Urban Catchment Resilience Ryan Davis, Jamie Charlish (Brisbane City Council)
  • Brisbane’s Waterway Asset Management Planning to Support Resilient Rivers Peter Kuras (Brisbane City Council)
  • RESTOREing Waterways – What Should We Do? Sally Boer (E2Designlab)

5:15 pm – 5:40 pm Drinks and nibbles

5:40 pm – 6:45 pm

  • The First Five Minutes. The Importance of Timely Monitoring of Unexpected Physical Impacts to Rivers Dr Andy Markham (Hydrobiology)
  • Climate Change and Water Supply Emma O’Neill (Seqwater)
  • Incorporating Wider Catchment Management Principles into Local Flood Management Planning – The Ipswich Integrated Catchment Action Plan Philip Smith (Ipswich City Council)
  • Optimising On-ground Investment for Source Water Protection in South East Queensland Dr Morag Stewart (Seqwater)

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Upstairs at the Alliance Hotel
320 Boundary St
Spring Hill, Queensland 4000 Australia
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