Events - 2019

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 — 10:00 AM EST

Biology of cold rainforests and icy landscapes; Pollution in Subantartic and Antarctic aquatic systems

Dr. Gustavo Chiang, Scientific Director, MERI Fundación, Chile

Monday, November 4, 2019 — 2:30 PM EST

2019 Darcy Lecture

John Doherty
Watermark Numerical Computing

Dancing with Models - The Importance of Model Partner Software

Monday, November 4, 2019
DC 1302 at 2:30 p.m.
Everyone Welcome
Refreshments

Friday, October 25, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Understanding Macroalgal Blooms in Freshwater Ecosystems
Presented by 
Dr. Andrea Kirkwood

Thursday, October 24, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
WaterTalk
 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 — 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT

Advances in Watermain Rehabilitation

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
Wendland

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As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Professor Edson Wendland, will present “Hydrology of the 2014 São Paulo, Brazil Water Crisis”.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
Digital screen

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Murugesu Sivapalan, will present “Imagineering” Not Just Engineering Needed to Solve Water Security Challenges.

Saturday, September 21, 2019 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
WaterTalk

In partnership with Waterloo Region’s Doors Open 2019

This WaterTalk will be presented at 10:30am and repeats at 11:30am.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Socio-Hydrology: Opportunities and Challenges

K. Ponnambalam 1, S. Jamshid Mousavi 2, S. Fletcher 3, K.W. Hipel 1, and Dawn Parker 4

Friday, July 19, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM EDT
Xia

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Professor Jun Xia, will present "Addressing Urban Hydrological Issues: An Integrated Water Systems Approach."

Friday, July 19, 2019 — 10:30 AM EDT
Hofmann

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series and co-sponsored by the Department of Applied Mathematics, Professor Hilmar Hofmann, will present "Importance and Effects of Physical Processes in Lake Ecosystems."

Thursday, July 18, 2019 — 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Research Seminar: 

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT
Nima Slide
Friday, June 14, 2019 — 8:00 AM to Wednesday, June 19, 2019 — 6:00 PM EDT
Hohai University logo

The 8th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research (ICWRER 2019) will take place at Hohai University in Nanjing, China, from June 14th to 18th, 2019. Hohai University, one of China’s leading universities in water and the environment, is located in beautiful Nanjing, one of China’s ancient walled capital cities, situated along the mighty Yangtze River.

Monday, June 10, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
Water Institute Water Talks

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Dr. Kaveh Madani, Visiting Professor at the Centre for Environmental Policy (CEP), Imperial College London, and currently a Henry Hart Rice Senior Fellow at the Department of Political Science and the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies of Yale University, will present "Greater than the Sum of Its Parts: Deceiving Assumptions and Misleading Policies in Modelling and Managing Water”

Monday, June 3, 2019 — 8:00 AM to Friday, June 7, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT
COTE summer school

Sunday, June 2, 2019 — 6:00 PM to Thursday, June 13, 2019 — 8:00 AM EDT
Water Institute logo

The Water Institute will be hosting an international summer school for international and domestic graduate students on climate change and water security in urbanized watersheds. With over 20 Water Institute members – from all six University of Waterloo faculties – participating as instructors, this program will offer a truly interdisciplinary perspective to students.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 — 8:00 AM to Friday, May 31, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT
NovCare logo

The NovCare 2019 International Conference (Novel Methods for Subsurface Characterization and Monitoring: From Theory to Practice) will take place May 28-31, 2019 at the Federation Hall and Conference Centre of the University of Waterloo.

Thursday, May 2, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

As part of the Water Institute's seminar series Richard Marinos, postdoctoral fellow at the University of Waterloo, will present "Ecosystem Recovery from Acid Rain: Biogeochemical Consequences in the Soil-Stream Continuum."

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Monday, April 8, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT
Water Institute Water Talks

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Karen Bakker, professor and Canada Research Chair at the University of British Columbia, will present, "Smart Earth: New frontiers in water governance in a wired world."

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Thursday, April 4, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Join the Water Institute on Thursday, April 4, for a water seminar delivered by Water Institute member and Earth and Environmental Sciences Professor Maurice Dusseault and colleague Richard Jackson, Geofirma Engineering Fellow and Adjunct Earth and Environmental Sciences Professor. 

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019 — 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Water Institute Water Talks

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Slobodan Simonovic, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Western University, will present "Use of quantitative resilience in managing urban infrastructure response to natural hazards."

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Monday, March 25, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
Water Institute Water Talks

As part of the Water Institute's WaterTalks lecture series Professor David McCarthy from Monash University in Australia will present "Monitoring, modelling and management of urban water pollution.”

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Friday, March 22, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT
RBC Foundation

What the challenge of clean water at home and around the world tells us about ourselves, our country, and our planet

Bob Rae
Former Premier of Ontario
Distinguished Senior Fellow at the University of Toronto
Lawyer, Mediator, Speaker, Writer
Active on First Nations, Social Justice, International issues 
Toronto, Ontario

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Friday, March 22, 2019 (all day)
Water for All

Leaving no one behind: Water for all

Join the Water Institute for a full day of activities as we explore together how to find viable solutions for marginalized people living without safe water.

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