87th Annual Meeting JUNE 9-14, 2019 — OTTAWA, CANADA

INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION ON LARGE DAMS

JUNE 9-14.6.2019

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Symposium and Submission of Abstracts Theme:

Sustainable and Safe Dams Around the World The theme will be addressed through technical papers and a poster session presented on the following topics.

1 Innovation

Recent advancements and techniques for investigation, design, construction, operation and maintenance of water or tailings dams and spillways.

2 Sustainable Development

Planning, design, construction, operation, decommissioning and closure management strategies for water resources or tailings dams (e.g. climate change, sedimentation, environmental protection, risk management).

3 Hazards

Design mitigation and management of hazards to water or tailings dams, appurtenant structures, spillways and reservoirs (e.g. floods, seismic, landslides).

4 Extreme Conditions

Management for water or tailings dams (e.g. permafrost and ice loading, arid/wet climates, geo-hazards).

Submission of Abstracts:

Authors of technical papers and posters should submit abstracts addressing the symposium

themes, using the online system at www.icold-cigb2019.ca.

Abstracts are due by 19. 10. 2018.  Visit the ICOLD 2019 website for additional information.