3rd international conference on physical coastal processes, management and engineering

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC); University of Naples Parthenope; Wessex Institute of Technology
Date:
09-11 Apr 2013
Location:
Spain (Gran Canaria)

Following the success of the first two conferences on Coastal Processes held in Malta in 2009 and Naples in 2011, it has been decided to reconvene the meeting in Gran Canaria.

Conference Topics

  • Wave modelling
  • Hydrodynamic modelling
  • Effects of climate change in coastal zones
  • Coastal defences
  • Energy recovery
  • Sediment transport and erosion
  • Pollution and water quality
  • Planning and beach design
  • Coastal morphology
  • Coastal processes and navigation
  • Coastal processes and GIS
  • Bio-physical coastal processes
  • Remote sensing
  • Systems approach
  • Coastal zone management
  • Impact and recovery from tsunamis
  • Impact of storms and extreme events
  • Ecosystems modelling
  • Coastal lagoons
  • Coastal oceanography
  • Socio-environmental issues


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Event fee

From €500 to €1380

How to register

Register online.


Keywords

Themes:
Climate Change, Environment, Recovery, Risk Identification & Assessment, GIS & Mapping
Hazards:
Tsunami
Countries:
Spain
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