Flood resilience conference for Yorkshire and Humber
The Yorkshire Integrated Catchment Solutions Programme (iCASP) are hosting their annual conference looking at how to improve resilience across the Yorkshire and Humber region in the week of the 8th June.
Known as Confluence 2021, it includes four virtual events taking place across the week, which are open to anyone to attend. It will be of particular interest to those with an interest in water catchment management.
Main plenary event
Tuesday 9 June, 10am-12.45pm
This will be an opportunity for iCASP to showcase some of their key projects and the valuable impact they are having in the region.
Boosting SME’s flood resilience through collaboration
Wednesday 9 June, 10am-12pm
Presentation of the findings of the Bridging the Knowledge Gap project, which aims to help boost the resilience of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs).
Yorkshire Natural Flood Management Community of Practice
Thursday 10 June, 10am-1pm
How to use our experience and innovation to develop and sustain successful natural flood management (NFM) partnerships will be the focus of the Community of Practitioners (CoP) this summer.
Yorkshire Infrastructure Adaptation Forum
Friday 11 June, 10am-12pm
How can we adapt our infrastructure across the region to become resilient to climate change? – if you have ideas to help minimise the impact, then join this discussion.