Benefits to Canada
Objectives and Overview
FloodNet publicized to the wider public
March 4, 2022
Dr. Coulibaly spreads the world about the FloodNet project and related research activities through text articles and participation in podcasts.
63rd annual Conference on Great Lakes Research - June 8-12, 2020
January 8, 2020
Dr. Yonas Dibike will be running a special session on “Climate impacts on Great Lakes and watersheds: Model applications” at the IAGLR's annual Conference on Great Lakes Research. The abstract submission deadline is on Friday, January 24.
Another Drop Lecture - 8 October - Urban-Induced Hydromodification
October 4, 2019
Dr. Dilnesaw Chekol from Toronto and Region Conservation Authority is going to visit UNU-INWEH to give a talk titled, “Urban-Induced Hydromodification” on Tuesday, 8th Oct at 7.00 PM at McMaster Innovation Park.
REGISTRATION FOR THE 2019 FLOODNET AGM NOW OPEN
March 7, 2019
The AGM will take place at McMaster University in Hamilton on June 18-20, 2019.
FLOODNET SESSION @ AGU 2018
June 27, 2018
Submissions now open for FloodNet session @ AGU
REGISTRATION FOR THE 2018 FLOODNET AGM NOW OPEN
April 16, 2018
The 2018 AGM will take place June 18-20 in Quebec City at Laval University.
FLOODNET NEWS VOLUME 2 NOW AVAILABLE.
April 16, 2018
Check it out for updates on upcoming events and research.
FLOODNET - UNU-INWEH JOINT SCIENCE TO POLICY WORKSHOP
April 13, 2018
Research summaries available.
THERE WILL BE FLOODS — AND ONTARIO’S NOT READY FOR THEM
March 16, 2018
FloodNet researchers featured in article about the susceptibility of Ontario's infrastructure to flooding.
FLOODNET WATFLOOD TRAINING
November 6, 2017
Dr. Nick Kouwen and FloodNet will be hosting a 2 Day WATFLOOD workshop.
DR. GAN AWARDED ASET TECHNICAL EXCELLENCE AWARD
April 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
March 20, 2017
The FloodNet AGM will be hosted at McGill University in 2017.
PRINCIPLES OF HYDROLOGIC MODELLING SHORT-COURSE
February 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
February 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
October 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
June 30, 2016
UPDATE: The Schedule is now posted. Registration for the 2016 FloodNet Annual General Meeting is OPEN!
UPCOMING HEPEX WORKSHOP
June 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
March 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'
February 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
January 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
September 15, 2015
The program for this years FloodNet Annual Meeting has been released. The full program can be found on the Events Pages.
FLOODNET ON THE WEATHER NETWORK
July 15, 2015
Interview of FloodNet Scientific Director Dr. Paulin Coulibaly that was aired on the Weather Network.
FLOODNET IN ENGINEERING DIMENSIONS
July 15, 2015
FloodNet Scientific Director Dr. Paulin Coulibaly on FloodNet in the PEO Magazine Engineering Dimensions
FIRST ANNUAL WORKSHOP ANNOUNCED
June 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.
June 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
November 28, 2014
Member of Parliament David Sweet announces support for FloodNet at McMaster