Provisional Program

This provisional program is subject to change. Please check this page regularly for updates.

Monday
November 13, 2017
1200 – 1830

Exhibition Build

Registration Open

Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2

1830 – 2000 Welcome Cocktail Reception

Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2

Tuesday
November 14, 2017
0800

Registration Open

Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
0900 – 0930 Conference Opening Ceremony Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
0930 – 1030 Keynote Speaker

Professor Greg Ivey
Deputy Dean (Research)
The University of Western Australia

Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1030 – 1100 Morning Tea Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1100 – 1230 HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions  Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1 & Quay Room 2
1230 – 1330 Lunch  Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
      1330 – 1500 Direct Rainfall Workshop

  • What do we really know
  • What ways are people doing stuff
  • What’s been validated
  • Recent experience
HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions  Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1 & Quay Room 2
1500 – 1530 Afternoon Tea Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1530 – 1700 Direct Rainfall Workshop

  • What do we really know
  • What ways are people doing stuff
  • What’s been validated
  • Recent experience
HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions   Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1 & Quay Room 2
1700 Day 1 Concludes
1700 – 1900 Henderson Oration Presentation

Ron Cox
Associate Professor and Director of External Relations
University of New South Wales, Sydney

 Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
Wednesday
November 15, 2017
0800 Registration Open Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
0830 – 0840 Conference Opening & 2D Modelling Workshop Overview Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
0840 – 1000

GPU models- where are we at? where are we going?

  • Finite difference, Finite volume, 1st order/2nd order
  • Solving the 2D Free-Surface Flow Equations (or SWE) using Parallelised 1st and 2nd Order Solutions
  • HEC 1D finite volume vs finite difference
Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1000 – 1030 Morning Tea Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1030 – 1200

Practical Problems – bridge modelling and other problems 

  • What are we physically trying to model (hydraulics of bridge opening expansion contraction)
  • scour
  • example of scour modelling
  • representations in 2d modelling
Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1200 – 1300 Lunch Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1300 – 1500 Field Trip – UNSW Water Research Laboratory

Innovations in Hydraulics

Hear from software suppliers on the latest advances in 2d modelling minus the sales pitch

Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1500 – 1530 Afternoon Tea Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1530 – 1730 Field Trip – UNSW Water Research Laboratory 1530 – 1600 Monte Carlo with hydraulic models 

  • Is it necessary?
  • Advances in running 2d Monte Carlo
  • Advanced case studies
Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1600 – 1630 Brisbane River Catchment Flood Study Monte Carlo Hydraulic Analysis Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1630 – 1700 Hawkesbury River Case study Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1730 Day 2 Concludes
1800 – 1830 Pre-Conference Dinner Drinks Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1830 – 2230 HIWE Conference Dinner and Awards Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
Thursday
November 16, 2017
0800 Registration Open Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
0900 – 0905 Conference Opening Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
0905 – 1000 Keynote Speaker

Dr Heide Friedrich
Senior Lecturer
The University of Auckland

Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1000 – 1030 Morning Tea Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1030 – 1200 HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions    Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1 & Quay Room 2
1200 – 1300 Lunch Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1300 – 1430 HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1
1430 – 1500 Afternoon Tea Cockle Bay Rooms 1 & 2
1500 – 1630 HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions HIWE 2017 Conference Concurrent Sessions Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1 & Quay Room 2
1630 – 1700 Conference Close Dockside Darling Room
& Quay Room 1 & Quay Room 2