News & Announcements

FloodNet Session @ AGU 2018

Jun 27, 2018 - Submissions now open for FloodNet session @ AGU

FloodNet News Volume 2 now available.

Apr 16, 2018 - Check it out for updates on upcoming events and research.

Registration for the 2018 FloodNet AGM now open

Apr 16, 2018 - The 2018 AGM will take place June 18-20 in Quebec City at Laval University.

FloodNet - UNU-INWEH Joint Science to Policy Workshop

Apr 13, 2018 - Research summaries available.

There will be floods — and Ontario’s not ready for them

Mar 16, 2018 - FloodNet researchers featured in article about the susceptibility of Ontario's infrastructure to flooding.

FloodNet WATFLOOD Training

Nov 6, 2017 - Dr. Nick Kouwen and FloodNet will be hosting a 2 Day WATFLOOD workshop.

Dr. Gan Awarded ASET Technical Excellence Award

Apr 3, 2017 - FloodNet Investigator Dr. Thian Gan of the University of Alberta was awarded the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals 2017 Technical Excellence Award on March 31, 2017.

FloodNet AGM 2017 Registration Open

Mar 20, 2017 - The FloodNet AGM will be hosted at McGill University in 2017.

Principles of Hydrologic Modelling Short-Course

Feb 6, 2017 - CSHS would like to formally announce the introduction of the following new professional short course/graduate course at the University of Waterloo, co-sponsored by the CSHS and CWRA

DHI Webinar Sessions

Feb 2, 2017 - FloodNet Partner DHI Canada will be hosting a series of free Webinars to introduce some of their products.

State of Floods in Southern Ontario and Across Canada

Oct 13, 2016 - 26 October, 2016 at 7:00pm - McMaster Innovation Park Dr. Coulibaly will be the Keynote at a McMaster Centre of Climate Change public lecture. The keynote will be followed by a panel discussion with Drs. Arain, Guo and Yiannakoulias from FloodNet.

FloodNet AGM Registration

Jun 30, 2016 - UPDATE: The Schedule is now posted. Registration for the 2016 FloodNet Annual General Meeting is OPEN!

Upcoming HEPEX Workshop

Jun 6, 2016 - The 2016 HEPEX Workshop "Ensemble for better hydrological forecasts" will take place June 6 to 8, 2016 at Université Laval, Québec.

Upcoming CWRA Conference

May 25, 2016 - The 69th CWRA Conference will take place on May 25-27, 2016 at the Hotel Bonaventure Montreal, located in the heart of downtown Montreal.

Upcoming MIKE IPO Seminars

Mar 24, 2016 - DHI will be hosting two seminars at McMaster University for FloodNet. They will demonstrate MIKE INFO, PLANNING AND OPERATIONS and provide some basic training on adapter development.

New IBC Flood Model Shows 1.8M Canadian households at 'very high risk'

Feb 4, 2016 - The Insurance Bureau of Canada announced a new flood model on Feb 1 as part of CatIQ's C4 Conference on Canadian Catastrophes. The announcement was made during a panel discussion featuring FloodNet Manager Dr. Kornelsen.

Ontario Flood Mapping Tech-Transfer Workshop - 2-3 Mar

Jan 27, 2016 - The Ontario Flood Mapping Technical Working Group is pleased to host the first annual Tech-Transfer Workshop. This workshop will examine the status of floodplain mapping in Ontario. This may be of interest to some FloodNet members.

FloodNet AGM Scientific Program Released

Sep 15, 2015 - The program for this years FloodNet Annual Meeting has been released. The full program can be found on the Events Pages.

FloodNet in Engineering Dimensions

Jul 15, 2015 - FloodNet Scientific Director Dr. Paulin Coulibaly on FloodNet in the PEO Magazine Engineering Dimensions

FloodNet on the Weather Network

Jul 15, 2015 - Interview of FloodNet Scientific Director Dr. Paulin Coulibaly that was aired on the Weather Network.

First Annual Workshop Announced

Jun 24, 2015 - The first annual FloodNet Workshop has been announced for September 17th and 18th. This is an opportunity for researchers and partners to interact face to face and find out what has been happening in the Network.

Delft-FEWS Workshop

Jun 16, 2015 - FloodNet hosted a short workshop for researchers and our partners where Dr. Edwin Welles from Deltares USA demonstrated the benefits of the Delft-FEWS system.

FloodNet Official Launch

Nov 28, 2014 - Member of Parliament David Sweet announces support for FloodNet at McMaster.