Events

Young Hydrogeologists Day 2017

When?

Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 4.00 PM.

What?

A friendly competition between master students 2017 or graduates 2016 with a master thesis in hydrogeology (practical not fundamental research).

Candidates will have 10 minutes to present their master thesis. At the end of the presentation, members of the jury will have 5 minutes to ask questions. Candidates can choose between English, Dutch, or French for their presentation.

Companies will also be present to promote hydrogeology and to show students what could be their professional life in a few years.
Click here for reading the complete competition regulations and here for watching our flyer!

Where?

KU Leuven – Campus Arenberg III

Celestijnenlaan, 200B

3001 Leuven

room 200B 00.16

Reward?

A price of 500€ will reward the student with the best master thesis.

How to register?

Free attendance!

Confirm your attendance by sending an e-mail with the following information to iahbelgium.treasurer@gmail.com  before 6 October 2017:

Forename

Name

Address

Mobile number

e-mail


Study Day 2017 – ‘Urban groundwater’

When?

Friday, June 02, 2017.

What?

Study Day on ‘Urban groundwater’ organized by the Belgian Chapter of IAH.

09.30 – 10.00 – Welcome

10.00 – 11.15 – Presentations

10.00 – 10.25 – Introduction to Urban Hydrogeology (Marijke HUYSMANS – VUB / KULeuven)

10.25 – 10.50 – Development of informatic tools for groundwater management in Brussels (Mathieu AGNIEL – IBGE-BIM)

10.50 – 11.15 – Hydrogeological study of the Bruxellian sands groundwater mass in the Brussels-capital region (Olivier BOUHON – Aquale)

11.15 – 11.45 – Coffee break

11.45 – 12.35 – Presentations

11.45 – 12.10 – Dewatering constraints in an urban environment: case-studies in Flanders (Mathieu DEGROS – AGT)

12.10 – 12.35 – Urban groundwater and underground constructions (Estanislao PUJADES – ULg)

12.35 – 14.00 – Lunch

14.00 – 16.30 – Visit of a redevelopment site in urban area where shallow geothermics based on groundwater of the alluvial aquifer is considered

16.30 – 17.00 – Drink

Where?

University of Liege

Building B52, Quartier Polytech 1, Room TP64

Allée de la Découverte, 9

4000 Liege (Sart-Tilman)

How to register?

Fill in the registration form and send it to iahbelgium.treasurer@gmail.com before May 31, 2017.


General Assembly 2017 and talks of Mr. Pieter Jan HAEST and Mr. Serge BROUYERE

When?

Friday, January 20, 2017.

What?

General Assembly and talks of Mr. Pieter Jan Haest (AGT & KUL) et Mr. Serge Brouyère (ULg).

14.00 – 14.30 – General Assembly

14.30 – 15.15 – Talk of Mr. Pieter Jan Haest (AGT & KUL) : “Big data in hydrogeology: automate the boring stuff and work with the inherent uncertainty”

15.15 – 16.00 – Talk of Mr. Serge Brouyère (ULg): “Statistical description of hydrogeological parameters in the main aquifer contexts in Wallonia”

16.00 – Drink

Where?

VIVAQUA

Boulevard de l’Impératrice, 17-19

1000 Bruxelles

(100 m from Central Station)

How to register?

Please, confirm your presence to the General Assembly and/or the talks by e-mail to iahbelgium@gmail.com before January 13, 2017. Registration is free.


Study Day 2016 – ‘Groundwater and Climate Change’

When?

Friday, June 03, 2016.

What?

Study Day on ‘Groundwater and climate change’ organized by the Belgian Chapter of IAH.

09.30 – 10.00 – Welcome

10.00 – 11.15 – Presentations

11.15 – 11.45 – Coffee break

11.45 – 13.00 – Presentations

13.00 – 14.00 – Lunch

14.00 – 16.30 – Geological field trip in Mol area with Dr. Koen Beerten

16.30 – 17.00 – Drink

Where?

SCK•CEN

Lakehouse

Boeretang 201

2400 Mol

Belgium

A coach from Mol station to SCK•CEN will be organized for participants coming by train. The coach will leave Mol station at 9.30 AM.

How to register?

Fill in the registration form and send it to iahbelgium.treasurer@gmail.com before May 27, 2016.

Attention!

No late registration will be accepted since free access to the site is not allowed for safety reasons.