Delft-FEWS User Days 2017 (Australia & Asia)

Hosted by the Bureau of Meteorology, Seqwater and Deltares

Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th of April (day 1 and day 2)

Friday 28th of April (day 3) - Training Workshop Watercoach

Place: Bureau of Meteorology, 700 Collins Street, Docklands Vic 3008, Melbourne

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Day 1: Wednesday 26th of April

Time Session - Presenter Picture
11:30 Welcome
Chris Leahy and Narendra Tuteja (BoM)
11:45 Keynote 1: Flood Forecasting ...with hindsight
Terry Malone (seqwater)
12:30 Delft-FEWS in Durban (RSA)
Clint Chrystal (Ethikwini Municipality)
14:00 HyFS: reflections and future directions
Karen Hudson (BoM)
14:30 Beyond Flood Operations
Steve Wang (seqwater)
15:00 News in FEWS
Simone De Kleermaeker (Deltares)

From data to Intelligence: Enabling untrained users to harness the power of Delft-FEWS
Ben Caddis (BMTWBM)

16:30 Training with WaterCoach - Participant Mode
Lindsay Millard (seqwater)
17:00 HydroNET and Delft-FEWS
Brian Jackson (Water Technology)


Day 2: Thursday 27th of April

Time Session - Presenter Picture
9:00 Keynote 2: Delft-FEWS2020
Jeff Perkins (BoM) - joint preparation with Delft-FEWS Productmanagement (Deltares)
9:45 STEPS and Seamless - Real time Rainfall Ensembles
Carlos Velasco (BoM)
10:15 Tidal Forecasting - Enhanced Tide Predictions for Port Philipp Bay
Andy Taylor (BoM) and Paul Rasmussen (Melbourne Water)
11:30 Water Qaulity Data in Delft-FEWS
Antonio Morales (ADASA)
12:00 ROWS-Flood
Zaved Kahn (MDBA)
12:30 Sharing foreacsts between HyFS and SeqFEWS
Wen Wang (BoM) and Dave Pokarier (seqwater)

- Future of Forecasting
- New Features of Delft-FEWS

16:00 Closing Discussion
Competion winner announcement