10th Water Research Horizon Conference 2019



jointly organised by

the Water Science Alliance and the Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources


Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 1.30 – 3.30 pm

e: Innovative ideas for boosting nature-based solutions for climate change adaptation and mitigation

Catalin Stefan, Dresden University of Technology

See the Outcomes here.


f: Water resources security southern Africa

Georg Houben, Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources, BGR

See the Outcomes here.


g: Addressing the water quality dimension of compromised water security

Ilona Bärlund, Dietrich Borchardt, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ

Additional material here.


h: Freshwater biodiversity – identifying and setting priorities for research areas

Sonja Jähnig, Michael Monaghan, Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, IGB


The workshops offer room for in-depth discussions and intend to initiate new research activities beyond the existing disciplinary and institutional boundaries; they are open for additional input of the community - therefore, please contact the responsible initiators, joerg.seegert@tu-dresden.de or greta.jaeckel@watersciencealliance.org


Workshop series a, b, c, and d as well as e, f, g, and h run simultaneously.


Please note the following additional information concerning data protection:

At our events you will be asked to wear a name badge. Furthermore, at events organised by us photos might be taken or films shot, members of the press might attend, lectures might be transferred via Skype, there might also be video conferences or live streamings with or without recording. Upon request we will gladly provide you with more details, or ask us on-site during the event.

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