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HydroAsia 2014 - Plan

Period
Web-based Collaboration: Monday June 2 ~ Thursday July 17
Main Event: Monday July 21 ~ Saturday July 26

Venue: K-water Academy (in Dea-jeon, Korea)
Host and Organizer: K-water
Participants: Professors and students concerned with water resources

Objectives
The objectives is Providing measures to resolve water issues in relation to climate change, the recent global issue, and the opportunity to share scientific techniques and knowledge regarding water control

Expenses
K-water will provide accommodations, meals, and operating expenses for field trip and cultural experience etc., but transportation fee to attend is at participant’s own charge.

Theme for 2014
The main theme is “Climate Change and Scientific Water Control” focused on the case of Geum River basin in Korea

■ SessionⅠ(Hydraulics · Hydrology): Analysis of Basin and River Floods and Establishment of Measures
- Conduct flood analysis using numerical analysis method (MIKE21, MOUSE, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, etc.), suggest optimum measures for flood control
- Estimate flood volume in the basin (reservoir + upper stream) and analyze the riverside in the upper stream and embankment for damages
- Establish flood damage reduction measures to minimize flood damage after on-the-spot survey

■ SessionⅡ (Water Quality): River Water Quality Analysis and Improvement Plan
- Set water quality targets considering current water quality issues of an area and develop a plan to improve river water quality and achieve the quality target
- Investigate the current water quality of target area and set the goal to achieve through the project.
- Build mathmatical model(CE-Qual-W2 etc.) to predict the water quality of the area for each Scenario.

■ SessionⅢ (Water Policy): Policy for sustainable water management
- Study on the status of the flood control and water managing in Korea
- Establish measures to secure sustainable water menegement and develop ways to manage water resourses more efficiently by governance

Detailed Implementation Plan
Web based Collaboration : Monday June 2 ~ Thursday July 17
More or less 5 teams for each session, each team consisting of 7~10 students, 1~2 professors, and working-level researcher (leader), carry out the project through the website given to each team within Hydro Asia homepage
Face-to-Face Meeting : Monday July 21 ~ Saturday July 26
Supplement and improve the result of web-based collaboration through individual team activities and present the outcomes by team
Award the best participant and team based on the evaluation of the outcomes of team activities

* Sequence of face to face meeting

Duration : Monday, July 21st ~ Saturday, July 26th

Date

Time

Contents

Place

Mon.
21 July
09:30~11:00
Exchange between Teams
- Including Introduction of Each Team
K-water Academy
40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
11:00~12:00
Opening Ceremony (Opening Address Welcome Address, Introduction of VIP and Schedule Guide)
12:00~13:30
Lunch
Cafeteria
13:30~18:00
Lecture
-S1 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
-S2 : Geum River Hall
-S3 : Han River Hall
Tue.
22 July
09:00~12:00
Team Activity / Lecture
-S1 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
-S2 : Geum River Hall
-S3 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(C)
12:00~13:30
Lunch
Cafeteria
13:30~18:00
Team Activity
-S1 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
 
-S2 : Geum River Hall
-S3 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(C)
Wed.
23 July
09:00~18:00
Field Trip
Geum River site
Thur.
24 July
09:00~12:00
Team Activity
-S1 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
 
-S2 : Geum River Hall
-S3 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(C)
12:00~13:30
Lunch
13:30~18:00
Team Activity
Fri.
25 July
09:00~12:00
Team Activity (Preparation for Final Presentation)
-S1 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
 
-S2 : Geum River Hall
-S3 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(C)
12:00~13:30
Lunch
Cafeteria
14:30~16:30
Team Presentations (Final Outcome) and Q&A
-S1 : 40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
-S2 : Geum River Hall
-S3 : Han River Hall
16:30~17:00
Evaluation of Hydro Asia 2014
17:00~18:00
Award and Closing Ceremony
40th Anniversary Memorial Hall(A)
18:00~20:00
Farewell Dinner (All Participants)
Cafeteria
Sat.
26 July
09:00~20:00
Cultural Experience (Seoul City Tour)
Seoul

 

 Inquiry : Mr. Kang Heejun. tery@kwater.or.kr +81 42 870 7236