Flood Risk Management: Resilience and Adaptation

Date: 5th December 2018

Location: London

This one-day conference will look at the regulatory and policy backdrop enabling better flood risk management, including the latest climate projections and changes to FCERM and surface water management, and provide practical strategies to manage the impact of flooding on infrastructure and housing development.

Fully researched and written in discussion with Lead Local Flood Authorities and environmental and flood risk consultants, the programme will provide a mix of presentations, including case studies and new approaches; Q&A discussion; and networking opportunities to enable you to get the most out of your day.  You will leave with the information you need to better manage the likely risks from changing weather patterns and achieve a more proactive and integrated approach to flood resilience at a local level.

This informative event will discuss:

  • How the Surface Water Management Action Plan 2018 will better address the risks from surface water flooding and how local authorities are managing this threat
  • Infrastructure Resilience: detailing how and where investment is being targeted to improve flood risk management and sustainable drainage
  • The Impact of Weather Extremes on the Growth Agenda: examining how changes to flood risk management under the new National Planning Policy Framework will impact on local planning and development
  • Considering Flood Risk as part of Planning and Design: the benefits of early engagement and collaborative development
  • Innovations in Building Design, including Retrofit measures to adapt to changing climates and mitigate flood risk

Event contact details:

To view the programme click: View the programme 

To book your place, click here, call +44 (0)203 637 2191 or email sales@environment-analyst.com.

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