Fifth International Conference on Water Resources and Hydropower Development in Asia

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Colombo
Basic Information
Date: 
11/03/2014 - 13/03/2014
Venue: 
Bandaranaike International Conference Hall
Venue Country: 
Sri Lanka
Event Organisers: 

The International Journal on Hydropower and Dams

Co-organisers: 

International Commission on Large Dams

International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage

International Energy Agency

International Centre for Small Hydropower

Ceylon Eletricity Board

Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau

The Mahawali Authority of Sri Lanka

Ministry of Power and Energy

Sri Lanka Concention Bureau

Sri Lanka National Committee on Large Dams

Language of event: 
English

ASIA 2014 will include presentations and discussions on the opportunities, development targets, accomplishments and challenges of countries in the Asian region.

Conference themes include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Country overviews of potential and plans
  • Development opportunities and incentives for investment
  • Assessing and mitigating risks
  • Risk mitigation and management
  • Flood forecasting and management
  • Hydrological modelling
  • Climate change adaptation
  • Flood discharge works
  • The role of water infrastructure and storage
  • Dam design and safety