Upcoming Short Courses

Webinar: Smart technologies improving water services

Tuesday, 20 August, 2019

Webinar: Sediment transport modelling. Too hard for Einstein?

Thursday, 22 August, 2019

Webinar: Responding to climate change in Papua New Guinea

Wednesday, 4 September, 2019

Online Course: 1D Water Modelling with HEC-RAS - September 2019

Thursday, 5 September, 2019

Webinar: State and fate of the Hindu Kush Himalaya water resources

Wednesday, 11 September, 2019

Webinar: Are your pumps about to fail?

Wednesday, 18 September, 2019

Webinar: Water reform planning - a ‘wicked problem’

Wednesday, 25 September, 2019

Online Course: Introduction to Groundwater Modelling with MODFLOW

Tuesday, 1 October, 2019

Webinar: Modelling with HEC-HMS

Wednesday, 2 October, 2019

Webinar: Advancing groundwater-dependent ecosystem detection using radar

Wednesday, 9 October, 2019

Online Course: 2D Water Modelling with HEC-RAS - October 2019

Thursday, 24 October, 2019

Webinar: Water governance in challenging times

Wednesday, 6 November, 2019

Online Course: HEC-HMS Modelling

Thursday, 7 November, 2019

Short Course: Australian Groundwater School and Field Trip

Adelaide, SA
Monday, 11 November, 2019

Online Course: TUFLOW- 2D Flood Modelling

Tuesday, 12 November, 2019

Online Course: Dam Breach Modelling with HEC-RAS

Tuesday, 26 November, 2019

Online Course: Groundwater Modelling with MODFLOW-OWHM, FREEWAT and Farm Process

Tuesday, 3 December, 2019

Webinar: Understanding water values in Indigenous Australia

Tuesday, 10 December, 2019


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Hydraulics and Hydrology Short Course

Sunday, 19 October, 2008

terry-luckeICE WaRM held a short course in Hydraulics and Hydrology 15-16th October in Adelaide. The course was very well attended, culminating in a thought-provoking round of questions and networking.

The course – run by Terry Lucke, a research engineer with the University of South Australia Urban Water Resource Centre – introduces the basic principles of hydraulics and hydrology, covering the occurrence and distribution of water (hydrology) and the movement of water through pipes and open channel systems (hydraulics).

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ICE WaRM Supports Visit by Leading Water Expert

Wednesday, 15 October, 2008

DrNiniDr Ir Khin Ni Ni Thein, Vice President of Development and Resources at the Asian Institute of Technology, recently presented seminars in Adelaide and Melbourne as part of ICEWaRM’s Visits and Exchanges programme.

Dr Thein’s addresses focused on democratisation in Burma through peace and reconciliation and how water can involve people in the politics of their country. Dr NiNi’s message was to stand above politics and try to resist the temptation of not to politicise and not being politicised.

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From the CEO

Tuesday, 30 September, 2008

Richard-HopkinsThe sustainability of Australia’s water resources has become a top priority – both socially and politically.

Public awareness of the scarcity and vulnerability of our water supplies is now higher than ever. The majority of households are living with what must seem like permanent water restrictions and the Commonwealth and State Governments have signed historic agreements to address the endangered Murray-Darling River system.

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Linking Science to Water – Conference

Sunday, 28 September, 2008

As part of the Living Laboratories programme, ICE WaRM is jointly hosting an important conference with the South Australian Department of Land and Biodiversity Conservation and the Chief Scientist of South Australia which aims to improve the links between science and the development of public policy in water resources management.

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Applications Open for Master of Water Resources

Sunday, 28 September, 2008

IMG_0224_row_books_retouched_smallEnrolments have opened for the new Water Planning stream of ICE WaRM’s award-winning nested Master of Water Resources Management programme, which will be available at ICE WaRM’s partner universities from the first semester of next year.

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International Delegations Study Tour

Thursday, 25 September, 2008

ALA 010_lrTwo high-ranking Asian delegations recently visited Australia for six weeks each as part of ICE WaRM’s international study tours programme.

In total, there were 45 staff members from the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment, Can Tho University, the Vietnam Water Resources University, the Mekong River Commission Secretariat, with representatives from the National Mekong River Committees from Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand and Laos plus representatives from the Thai and Laotian National Mekong River Committees.

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A Warm Welcome to Debro and Sarah

Friday, 19 September, 2008

Two new Project Coordinators have joined the ICE WaRM team and will be involved in the new Water Planning degree programme, the Living Laboratories seminars and workshops and the Visitors and Exchange scheme.

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From the CEO

Thursday, 31 July, 2008

Richard-HopkinsRecently-unveiled national policies on the Murray-Darling and climate change have underlined the importance of the sector we work in. Australia’s water resources have never been a higher priority – and ICE WaRM is working on the introduction of imaginative initiatives to address the pressing challenges facing our society.

Education and training are vital elements in addressing critical water management issues – and ICE WaRM, in collaboration with our university partners and other major stakeholders, is significantly increasing the flow of opportunities for students and professionals to expand their skills.

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Water Pricing Under the Microscope

Wednesday, 30 July, 2008

More than 40 professionals took part in a special ICE WaRM workshop on the Mathematics of Water Supplies and Pricing at Surfers Paradise in Queensland in mid-July.

ICE WaRM teamed with our companion ICE in Mathematics Education, the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute and the Australian Research Council’s Centre for Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems to deliver the workshop.

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ICE WaRM wins grant to upgrade WRM Programme

Wednesday, 30 July, 2008

ICE WaRM has been awarded an Australian Government grant to upgrade its flagship post-graduate Water Resources Management Programme.

The grant, from the Australian Government Department of Climate Change’s Climate Change Adaptation Skills for Professionals Programme, allows ICE WaRM to increase the emphasis on sustainability and include the recognition, mitigation and management of climate change in the existing Master degree in Water Resources Management and the shorter Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma.

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