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Events

Nov '22 14
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Introducing Knowledge Scans: Rijkswaterstaat's Storm Surge Barrier Knowledge Strategy

A webinar for Core and Barrier Members

Members only

This webinar is available to Core and Barrier I-STORM Members only. Please do not forward outside of the I-STORM Network.

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Oct '22 12
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Next Generation Kick-Off Meeting

First meeting of the I-STORM Next Generation Group

Members only

I-STORM Next Generation is a working group which aims to help attract and retain new talent, build a diverse community, expand the network and ensure newcomers can join, participate and learn.

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Past events

Sep '22 6

Next Generation Information Session

Find out more about the NextGen Kick-Off Meeting

Members only

I-STORM Next Generation is aiming for a resilient I-STORM network, that supports resilient barriers, long into the future. We want to support those people who are new to the world of barriers, or haven’t been involved with I-STORM before, to participate, learn and develop. If that sounds like you, or someone you know, we’d like to invite you to join I-STORM NextGeneration!

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Jun '22 7

Annual Meeting 2022

Meeting - organised by I-STORM international

Members only

Every year I-STORM organises an Annual Meeting where members can meet and share knowledge. The I-STORM Annual Meeting was held from 07-10 June 2022, at the Inntel Hotel, Rotterdam (NL).

 

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Jan '22 25

Barrier Design Workshop - Introductory Presentation

New Jersey Back Bays Coastal Storm Risk Management Study - Barrier Design Workshop

Members only

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Oct '21 12

Annual Meeting 2021

Meeting - organised by I-STORM international

Members only

The I-STORM Annual Meeting in 2021 was held from 12-15 October. Although this year’s event took place virtually and was therefore very different to what we are used to, it was fantastic to see our members around the world sharing and exchanging their valuable knowledge by contributing and discussing the topics presented.

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Nov '20 4

Climate change adaption

Webinar - organised by I-STORM international

Members only

With a changing climate and sea level rise there is growing pressure on barriers to operate more frequently. I-STORM organised this webinar for its members to learn more on the impacts we’re likely to see on storm surge barriers.

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Sep '20 19

Test closure Maeslant Barrier

Live stream - organised by I-STORM.NL

Open event

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

19 September 2020 04:20 AM — 17:30 PM GMT-1

Every year the test closures of the Dutch Maeslant Barrier and the Hartel Barrier take place in September. Normally this is a big event, but due to the Coronavirus measures, I-STORM member and barrier owner Rijkswaterstaat decided to reach the public via a livestream this year.

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Jun '20 17

COVID-19 Working Practices

Webinar - organised by I-STORM international

Members only

The COVID-19 pandemic affects us and our work environments. This webinar was an open discussion on how our members have been managing the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in their respective organisations.

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Jun '20 10

Coastal Texas Project Update

Webinar - organised by I-STORM international

Members only

In March 2019, I-STORM members were invited to contribute to a Gate Design Workshop, to explore different possible barrier concepts for a USA barrier proposal. This webinar gave an informative update on this project.

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Mar '19 17

Gate Design Workshop Coastal Texas Project

Meeting - organised by I-STORM international

Members only

To evaluate a selection of storm surge barrier concepts for a proposed barrier in Texas (USA), I-STORM members were invited to contribute their knowledge and experience during this Gate Design Workshop.

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