A CEDA - IADC Conference

Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure

Programme Day 2

19-20 November 2018. Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Presentations and highly interactive technical sessions encourage participants to engage with each other, enhancing knowledge exchange and transfer.
 
        
9:00     FORMAL BOOK LAUNCH
The first copy of Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure will be conferred by Polite Labyorie, Chairman of the Editorial Board. The Book will be presented to Dr Hartwig Kremer, UN Environment, Head of GEMS Water Unit and Climate Technology Centre and Network, CTCN.

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9:30  

FOUR KEY ENABLERS TO DREDGING FOR SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE
Dynamic sessions span four of the key enablers set forth in the book. For 15 minutes, speakers delve into each topic and a one hour interactive activity follows. Click here for descriptions of enablers.  

 
 9:30  

USING AN ECOSYSTEM APPROACH
Professor Dr Patrick Meire
Professor at University of Antwerp and Researcher at ECOBE, Belgium

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 9:45   Interactive activity

 
 10:45   COFFEE BREAK IN THE NETWORKING AREA

 
 11:15  

INVESTING IN STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT
Jaap van Thiel de Vries
General Manager Hydronamic at Boskalis, the Netherlands

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 11:40   Interactive activity

 
 12:30   LUNCH IN THE NETWORKING AREA

 
 13:30   APPLYING ADAPTIVE MANAGEMENT
Dr Mark Lee
Dredging Group Manager at HR Wallingford, United Kingdom

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 13:45   Interactive activity

 
 14:45   COFFEE BREAK IN THE NETWORKING AREA

 
 15:15   SEEKING WIN-WIN SOLUTIONS THROUGH BENEFICIAL USE OF SEDIMENTS
Dr Todd Bridges
Senior Research Scientist at USACE Research and Development Center, USA

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 15:30   Interactive activity

 
 16:30   CONFERENCE WRAP-UP

 
 17:00   CONFERENCE ENDS
FAREWELL DRINKS IN THE NETWORKING AREA

 
 17:00   CEDA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Following the conference’s conclusion, a half hour meeting will be held with CEDA members.

 
 18:30   DPC AWARDS
The annual Dredging and Port Construction Innovation Awards will be held at Amsterdam’s De Koepelkerk. Separate booking is required. For further information and bookings, visit www.dpcawards.com

 

The organisers reserve the right to make adjustments to the schedule as necessary

Last update: 12 November 2018