Upcoming Short Courses

Online Course 1: MAR global overview, examples and advances

Online
Tuesday, 23 July, 2019

Webinar: India-Australia water business opportunities

Online
Monday, 29 July, 2019

Online Course 2: Building a MAR project

Online
Tuesday, 30 July, 2019

Webinar: Advances in integrated river management

Online
Wednesday, 31 July, 2019

Short Course: Australian Groundwater School

Sydney, NSW
Monday, 5 August, 2019

Online Course 3: Managing a MAR project

Online
Tuesday, 6 August, 2019

Webinar: Groundwater Modelling with Modflow

Online
Wednesday, 14 August, 2019

Webinar: Sediment transport modelling. Too hard for Einstein?

Online
Thursday, 22 August, 2019

Webinar: Responding to climate change in Papua New Guinea

Online
Tuesday, 27 August, 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

Online
Wednesday, 11 September, 2019

Webinar: Are your pumps about to fail?

Wednesday, 18 September, 2019

Webinar: Water reform planning - a ‘wicked problem’

Online
Wednesday, 25 September, 2019

Webinar: Modelling with HEC-HMS

Wednesday, 2 October, 2019

Webinar: Advancing groundwater-dependent ecosystem detection using radar

Online
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

Webinar: Understanding water values in Indigenous Australia

Online
Tuesday, 10 December, 2019

News posts tagged "Training"

Irrigation is key to feeding the world

Wednesday, 4 July, 2018

Efficient water management is not only a good thing but is vital to increasing the world’s food supply to feed the population of the future.

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Policy innovation assists reform and strengthens collaboration

Monday, 30 April, 2018

The Nepal-Australia Joint Advisory Committee on Water Resources Management recently met in Nepal to review current projects and explore new opportunities. ICE WaRM convenes this meeting between Nepal and Australia as part of its contribution to the Sustainable Development Investment Portfolio (SDIP).

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Creating long-term impact and change

Friday, 27 April, 2018

The Peter Cullen Water and Environment Trust annually offers its renowned Science to Policy Leadership Development Program. Applications for this year’s challenging and highly-regarded Program are now open.

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Gender equity and inclusiveness in water management must involve everyone

Thursday, 29 March, 2018

We all have an obligation to leave a sustainable environment to the next generation, but how can we do this well if only 50 percent of the population is actively engaged in the process?

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Setting a course for water in Asia Pacific

Wednesday, 10 January, 2018

ICE WaRM, represented by Executive Sector Specialist, Andrew Johnson, attended the 3rd Asia-Pacific Water Summit (APWS), held in Yangon, Myanmar on 11-12 December 2017, which aimed to promote cooperation and partnership, as well as share knowledge and experiences to resolve future challenges in water sufficiency for sustainable development.

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Benefiting from evidence based policy

Monday, 25 September, 2017

Nepalese Parliamentary Delegation visit Australia to share experience of reform, policy and practice.

Water is a significant natural resource for Nepal and is abundant throughout the country in the form of snow cover, rivers, springs, lakes and groundwater.

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Workshop gives farmers fresh insights into Australian water market

Monday, 3 July, 2017

The first ‘Managing Your Water Asset’ workshop was successfully conducted at the Loxton Research Centre in July, where farmers had a chance to connect with industry professionals and benefit from fresh insights into Australia’s water market space.

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Smart water networks and the flow of open data

Monday, 22 May, 2017

SA Water will become the first Australian water utility to manage water distribution with smart technology after it announced it would invest $4 million on emerging ‘smartgrids’ to help manage the water supply network in Adelaide’s CBD.

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ICE WaRM presents climate and water webinar

Thursday, 13 October, 2016

ICE WaRM’s free monthly Webinar examines the Australian climate of 2016 and look into what’s expected in the New Year.

The 30-minute Webinar, at lunchtime on 3 November, will be delivered by Bureau of Meteorology Climatologist Dr Andrew Watkins.

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Webinar: Water Trading – Market, Maturity and Trends

Monday, 26 September, 2016

The International Centre of Excellence in Water Resources Management (ICE WaRM) would like to invite you to a free webinar on Water Trading – Market, Maturity and Trends.

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Unlock the full potential of HEC-RAS

Monday, 26 September, 2016

Update your skills and hydraulic modelling proficiency with ICE WaRM’s Hydrologic Engineering Center’s (CEIWR-HEC) River Analysis System (HEC-RAS) Water Modelling Course.

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Webinar: Water Trading

Monday, 29 August, 2016

ICE WaRM is delighted to have Alister Walsh, Waterfind, presenting September’s free 30 min webinar.

More Details are available on the Australian Water School site.

When: Friday 30th September: 2.00pmEST   1:30pmCST   12.00pmWA
Register:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/6cf744c3387cf7ebc5b9141539e44ee6

Format: 15min presentation by Alister Walsh + 15min Q&A

More info, contact ICE WaRM

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Webinar: Community Wastewater Reuse

Tuesday, 23 August, 2016

fallowfieldICE WaRM is delighted to have Prof Howard Fallowfield presenting this month’s free 30 min webinar.

More Details are available on the Australian Water School site.

When: Friday 26th August: 2.00pmEST   1:30pmCST   12.00pmWA
Register:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/f5fca3d4938bb408c5b9141539e44ee6
Format: 15min presentation by Howard + 15min Q&A

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Webinar: Third Generation Irrigation Efficiency

Monday, 1 August, 2016

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Webinar: Water Sources in 2050?

Monday, 27 June, 2016

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CELEBRATING SUCCESS

Monday, 21 December, 2015

As 2016 approaches, with ICE WaRM well into its second decade, we can reflect and celebrate outstanding operating successes. We are looking forward to achieving more.ICE-WaRM-Christmas

ICE WaRM has certainly come a long way since it was established in 2004 as an Australian Government initiative, supported by the South Australian Government, and launched its first education and training programmes the following year.

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Celebrating a Decade of Success

Friday, 3 July, 2015

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By Richard Hopkins, ICE WaRM Chief Executive

I’m delighted to celebrate a decade of outstanding success for ICE WaRM.

ICE WaRM has certainly come a long way since it was established in 2004 as a Federal Government initiative, supported by the South Australian Government.

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Transformational Environmental Policy Reforms: Innovation Potential in Climate and Water Policy

Wednesday, 26 November, 2014

Professor Mike Young’s presentation on Transformational Environmental Policy Reform was well received by all those who attended.

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A Hypothetical Forum: >> Fast forward to 2050 >> Water scenarios for South Australia’s future

Thursday, 23 October, 2014

Goyder-InstituteNWW_LOGO_2014_300dpiA panel of key identities from the water industry will be engaged in a lively discussion of hypothetical future scenarios for Adelaide to 2050 and beyond.

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ICE WaRM Introduces Two New Board Members

Wednesday, 10 September, 2014

Now in its tenth year, ICE WaRM has recently added two new Board Members.

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HEC-RAS Water Modelling Course: A National and International Group

Thursday, 21 August, 2014

For the second year in a row ICE WaRM organised this successful, highly regarded training course, this time in Sydney.

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ICE WaRM Seminar Series Kiribati: Water Resources Challenges

Wednesday, 6 August, 2014

Dr Phil Crawley’s presentation detailing the water resources challenges faced by the Kiribati nation was extremely well received by colleagues and students alike.

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ICE WaRM delivers training to over 60 staff in the Department of the Environment, Canberra.

Sunday, 1 December, 2013

Department-of-Environment-logoICE WaRM managed the design and delivery of three tailored short courses across November and December 2013, addressing Water management in Coal Mining and Coal Seam Gas Extraction for the Federal Department of the Environment.

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Register now for the: 9th Adapting to Changing Climate: Impacts on Water Management

Monday, 1 July, 2013

This course demonstrates the tools and techniques that can be used in adapting to climate variability and change. It also examines the range of responses to climate change on livelihoods and lifestyles at the global, national, regional level.

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4th Australian Water School, Fundamentals of Water Science, Technology and Governance

Friday, 3 May, 2013

The School is an intensive 3-day professional short course that is fast becoming the national standard for training in water-focussed organisations, public and private. The School provides an excellent overview of the current technical, economic, environmental and legislative issues associated with water resources management.

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Short Courses

Thursday, 29 November, 2012

Dr Ian CorderyThree of Australia’s most highly regarded hydrology and hydraulics specialists recently led ICE WaRM’s Hydrology and Hydraulics for Non-Engineers short course at the CQUniversity campus in Melbourne.

Former University of New South Wales senior academic Dr Ian Cordery chaired the course, with Trevor Jacobs and Dr Charles Lawrence also presenting.

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Visiting Expert Pinpoints Growing Water Concerns

Thursday, 29 November, 2012

Professor Gregory KorshinVisiting water expert Professor Gregory Korshin highlighted the role of contemporary society in contributing to pollution, during a special presentation to more than 70 people in Adelaide recently.

Professor Korshin, from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Washington in Seattle, identified trace-level pharmaceuticals, personal care products and other organic material as compounds of emerging concern.

 

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Boost for CQUniversity Water Student Numbers

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012

CQUniThe number of students studying ICE WaRM’s award-winning Master of Water Resources Management programme at CQUniversity in Queensland has doubled in the last three years.

The increasing numbers include Australian-based professionals working in water management and related industries, as well as international students.

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Completed Water Industry Essentials Courses

Wednesday, 17 November, 2010

The final two-day Australian Water Industry Essentials course for 2010 has been  staged in Brisbane.

The course, which attracted 16 people from a wide range of water-related industries, was led by Paul Harvey, who has wide experience with the Department of Water in South Australia, and Rod Lehmann, a water engineer from Queensland with experience in the planning and management of water and sewerage supply systems.

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Positive Feedback from Latest Short Courses

Thursday, 29 April, 2010

anne-jensenPositive feedback has been flowing after the three latest ICE WaRM short courses.

During April, Dr Anne Jensen from the University of Adelaide and Jeff Camkin, Adjunct Professor at the University of Western Australia, led the Australian Water Industry Essentials course in Perth – while Susan Worley from the Department of Water and Dr Pierre Horwitz of Edith Cowans University focused on specific water issues facing Western Australia. The AWIE course is delivered jointly with the Australian Water Association (AWA).

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Australia Among World Leaders, Says Expert

Friday, 5 February, 2010

DavidPilz_Richard_AndrewVisiting United States water specialist David Pilz believes Australia is setting an example for many countries with its pioneering work in water trading and markets.

And he’s also pointed to ICE WaRM’s water resources management training programmes as a key in addressing a critical shortage of water industry professionals.

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ICE WaRM Sponsor of Water Resources Symposium

Monday, 14 December, 2009

h2009ICE WaRM has continued its extensive support for water sector research and training by sponsoring the Best Paper Prize at Engineers Australia’s 32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium in Newcastle, New South Wales. This year’s  theme was “Adapting to Change”.

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Australian Water Industry Essentials Short Course

Monday, 30 November, 2009

paul-dalbyIn response to popular demand, ICE WaRM and the Australian Water Association have made provisional plans to stage the Australian Water Industry Essentials short course in Adelaide early in 2009.

The two-day course, held across three states in 2008, provides an overview of the current technical, economic, environmental, legislative and social issues associated with the Australian water industry.

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Three States Involved in Melbourne Short Course

Wednesday, 23 September, 2009

AWADelegates from Queensland, South Australia and Victoria have taken part in ICE WaRM’s latest Australian Water Industry Essentials short course, which was developed in conjunction with the Australian Water Association (AWA).

Held in Melbourne in late September, delegates included staff from government organisations, water utilities, engineering companies and water associations.

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Australian Water Industry Essentials Short Course

Friday, 28 November, 2008

Paul-DalbyIn response to popular demand, ICE WaRM and the Australian Water Association have made provisional plans to stage the Australian Water Industry Essentials short course in Adelaide early in 2009.

The two-day course, held across three states in 2008, provides an overview of the current technical, economic, environmental, legislative and social issues associated with the Australian water industry.

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ICE WaRM Event Links Science and Water Policy

Thursday, 20 November, 2008

KARLENE_MAYWALDThe foundations have been laid to more closely link scientific research and water management policy, following an important international conference staged by ICE WaRM in Adelaide in November.

National Water Commission Chair and Chief Executive Ken Matthews, South Australian Minister for the River Murray and Water Security the Hon Karlene Maywald and Steve Topping from the Manitoba Water Stewardship in Canada – were among 12 Australian and international speakers at the event, which attracted more than 100 delegates.

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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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Partner Profile – Professor Simon Beecham

Saturday, 15 March, 2008

simon_beechamProfessor Simon Beecham represents the University of South Australia on ICE WaRM’s Board of Studies, the body overseeing the ICE WaRM nested Master Programme and comprising programme directors from each partner university.

He is a former chair of the Board of Studies and is heavily involved in ICE WaRM’s education programmes.

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