The change is here, faites vos jeux!

Professorial Inaugural Address of Mário J. Franca & Micro Symposium

  • 12 Jul 2019
  • 14:00 - 17:00
  • Westvest 7, 2611 AX Delft, The Netherlands
Western Europe
Delft, The Netherlands

Mário J. Franca will deliver his Inaugural Address as Professor of Hydraulic Engineering for River Basin Development at IHE Delft and TU Delft, on 12th July 2019, 16.00 hours. The Address will be preceded by a Micro-Symposium and followed by a reception and it will be held at IHE Delft.


14.00 hrs
Welcome & introduction to the Micro Symposium
Claudia Adduce
Roma Tre University

14.10 hrs
Predicting mountain water resources: challenges & chances
Bettina Schaefli
University of Lausanne
Editor of Hydrology and Earth System Sciences

14.50 hrs
Telling the story of a sediment grain from provenance to transport: the role of landscape connectivity
Thanos Papanicolaou
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Chief Editor of the Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE

15.30 hrs
Coffee break

16.00 hrs
Inaugural Address: The change is here, faites vos jeux!
Mario J. Franca
Professor of Hydraulic Engineering for River Basin Development
IHE Delft Institute for Water Education / Delft University of Technology

17.00 hrs


The event will be live-streamed at 14.00 hrs (CET). Click here for the live-stream.

E-book: hydraulic engineering in times of adaptation

The inaugural address of Professor Mario J. Franca 'The change is here, faites vos jeux!' is freely available as an e-book.

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