Symposium “Knowledge based Dam Engineering”

The Symposium will be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. All papers and presentations will be in English and will be made available in electronic form. One of the Symposium venues will be equipped with simultaneous interpretation from English to French. 

Presentations in this venue could be in French.

Symposium Themes

1. Investigation and application of advanced materials, technologies and solutions in dam engineering
2. Enhancements in dam surveillance systems for dam safety and site security
3. Uncertainties and risk-informed decision making in dam design, construction and operation
4. Balancing technical, socio-economic and environmental aspects of dam engineering
5. Advancements in analysis and design within flood protection reservoirs, levees and tailing dams
6. Recent improvements and modern applications in reservoir and catchment management
7. Design and operational considerations of global climate change, regional droughts and other extreme events
8. Assessment of aging dams considering remaining service life and decommissioning
9. Hydro-electro-mechanical equipment of dams

The following remaining important deadline dates have been set:

Full paper submission deadline February 14, 2017
Review comments to authors March 31, 2017
Early registration deadline April 2, 2017
Final notification of paper acceptance May 1, 2017
Symposium July 5, 2017