Water Events



Past Events

09 Jul 2018 - 11 Jul 2018
Developing water, energy, and land nexus scenarios for the Zambezi Basin

This workshop is organized in the context of the Integrated Solutions for Water, Energy, and Land (ISWEL) project, led b... More

29 May 2018 - 02 Jun 2018
Knowledge sharing and stakeholder engagement in the Indus Basin

A two-part event bringing over 100 researchers and policy makers from the four basin countries and beyond to share knowl... More

17 Apr 2018 - 18 Apr 2018
2018 ISWEL Project Steering Committee Meeting

The Project Steering Committee Meeting of the ISWEL project meets at IIASA to discuss the progress achieved half-way thr... More

08 Apr 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
IIASA at EGU 2018

IIASA researchers will participate in the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018, presenting new research on w... More

18 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
IIASA at the 8th World Water Forum

IIASA Director General and CEO Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat will lead a delegation of researchers to participate in the 8th... More

22 Mar 2018
IIASA and World Water Day 2018

World Water Day is held annually on the 22 March and is about taking action to tackle the global water crisis. IIASA is ... More

28 Jan 2018 - 01 Feb 2018
IIASA Introduces Water Modelling Approaches to Egyptian Academics

The IIASA Water Program in collaboration with the Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT), held a ... More

04 Dec 2017 - 06 Dec 2017
Workshop on Solutions for a Water Secure East Africa in 2050

Participants explore mid to long term water resources management and planning for Eastern Africa More

06 Nov 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
UN Climate Change Conference 2017 (COP23)

Two years after the historic Paris Agreement on climate change, this year's UN climate conference will focus on the way ... More

11 Oct 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
Impacts World 2017

This international conference on climate-change impacts brings together scientists and stakeholders to shed light on the... More

25 Sep 2017 - 26 Sep 2017
I Stakeholder Workshop Zambezi Basin

IIASA participates in the II Zambezi Basin Stakeholder Forum "Benefits of Co-operation and Basin-wide Planning in the Ma... More

10 Jun 2017
Fifth Laxenburg Climate and Energy Day 2017: Focus on Water

IIASA researchers joined the community of Laxenburg and A K Klimabundnis for the fifth Laxenburg Climate and Energy Day More

08 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017
2017 ISWEL Project Steering Committee meeting

ISWEL Project Steering Committee meets to discuss nexus assessment and stakeholder engagement More

23 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
IIASA at EGU 2017

IIASA researchers and staff will participate in the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017, presenting new res... More

26 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
45th session of the IPCC

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) holds its 45th session, in which Yoshihide Wada, deputy director of... More

22 Mar 2017
World Water Day

IIASA staff invited to celebrate World Water Day. More

28 Nov 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
Budapest Water Summit 2016

IIASA scientists to attend the Budapest Water Summit 2016 to help shape the Budapest Statement 2016. The Summit, with th... More

01 Oct 2016 - 05 Oct 2016
IIASA leadership and researchers in Iran: Risk management conference and workshop

IIASA Director General and CEO Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, Simon Langan, director of the IIASA Water (WAT) Program, and r... More

29 Aug 2016 - 02 Sep 2016
World Water Week 2016

World Water Week is organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place each year in Stockho... More

19 Jun 2016 - 21 Jun 2016
2nd Water Futures and Solutions Scenario Focus Group Meeting

IIASA water research scholars continue extensive dialog with the Scenario Focus Group (SFG) of the Water Futures and Sol... More

09 May 2016 - 13 May 2016
"From Source to Sea and Beyond" - 8th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference 2016 (IWC8 2016)

IIASA Water Research Scholar Peter Burek to open the discussion on Inter-sectoral Mechanisms for Water Cooperation Acros... More

17 Apr 2016 - 22 Apr 2016
IIASA at EGU 2016

IIASA researchers and staff will participate in the European Geophysical Union General Assembly 2016, presenting new res... More

22 Mar 2016
World Water Day at IIASA

Again this year, the IIASA Water Program celebrates World Water Day. The 2016 theme is Better Water, Better Jobs. More

22 Feb 2016
SE4All Workshop on Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Water-Energy-Food Nexus Workshop organized under the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) Initiative. IIASA Guest Researc... More

20 Jan 2016 - 22 Jan 2016
Asian Irrigation Forum 2 - Securing Water and Food for the Future of the Asia-Pacific region

IIASA Water Research Scholars Yusuke Satoh and Peter Burek at the second Asian Irrigation Forum (AIF2) in Manila. Toget... More

14 Oct 2015
Launch of Unit for Sustainable Water and Environment

David Wiberg (IIASA Water Program) as keynote speaker at the Central University of Technology (CUT), Free State to launc... More

23 Aug 2015 - 28 Aug 2015
World Water Week 2015

The theme of the "World Water Week 2015" is ‘Water for Development’ discussing Financing, SDGs, Integrity, Gender i... More



08 October 2013 - 11 October 2013

Budapest Water Summit

The Summit brings together political, scientific, and technical experts to formulate a recommendation for the UN General Assembly on one overarching Sustainable Development Goal on water and sanitation.  More

02 September 2013 - 06 September 2013
World Water Week in Stockholm - 2013

World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place each year in Stockholm. The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. More

26 August 2013

IIASA at the annual meeting 2013 of the Austrian Development Agency

David Wiberg and Günther Fischer of the Water Futures and Solutions (WFaS) Initiative will represent IIASA at the Annual Meeting 2013 of the Austrian Development Agency (ADA). David Wiberg gives an opening speech on: Global Trends and Challenges in Water, Energy and Food Security.  More

13 June 2013

Water Futures and Solutions Initiative Seminar

Professor Charles Vörösmarty of WFaS gives a seminar to IIASA's young summer scientists on: Water, Threats, Water Security and the Hippocratic Oath More

13 May 2013
Water Futures and Solutions - Interim Governing Board Meeting

The first, Interim Governing Board Meeting of the Water Futures and Solutions Initiative will take place at the Grand Hilton Hotel, Seoul, on 13 May at 13:00.  More

13 May 2013 - 15 May 2013
7th World Water Forum Kick-off Meeting

The Kick-off Meeting provides an initial sampling of the issues that should be addressed at the 7th World Water Forum based on surveys and interactive discussions. IIASA Director and CEO Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, special advisor to the director Chin-Min Lee and Dr. Bill Cosgrove of the Water Futures and Solutions attended the meeting. More

06 May 2013 - 08 May 2013
Water Futures and Solutions- Project Group Meeting

The first project group meeting of the Water Futures and Solutions Initiative will be held at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria on 6-8 May, 2013.  More

10 April 2013
Water Futures and Solutions Initiative seminar

Professor Kenneth Marc Strzepek gives a seminar at IIASA 10 April 4PM in the Raiffa Room with the title: "An Integrated Approach to Modeling of Water Resource Systems under an Uncertainty Future: From Global to National to River Basin".  More

21 March 2013
Global Water at a Crossroads

In honor of World Water Day 2013, IIASA, the NAS, the AAAS and the Office of Science & Technology at the Austrian Embassy present a public forum "Global Water at a Crossroads" with Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, Director and CEO, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg, Austria. More

16 March 2013 - 19 March 2013
Intelligent Water Grids

IIASA's David Wiberg gives a keynote speech at the first International Conference on Intelligent Water Grids (IWG), held at the Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan. Invited national and international experts address the grand challenges related to the management of Pakistan’s water resources at the conference. More

Water Launch February

On 4-5 February, a kick-off meeting for the Water Futures and Solutions: World Water Scenarios Initiative will take place at IIASA in Laxenburg, Austria. More information on the event will be available soon. More

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