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Meetings and Events - Listen Again

Programme of Listen Again Events

Date Title Type Region
28 Jan 2008 Update on research supporting dambreak and flood risk management
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Mark Morris / Jim Claydon
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Evening London & South East
19 May 2008 Post-incident reporting - one year on
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Alan Warren and Liana Hamilton-King
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Evening London & South East
17 Nov 2008 Dams and Earthquakes
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Dr Martin Wieland
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Evening London & South East
26 Jan 2009 Dams and hydropower development in India
Location: ICE London
Presenters: David Birch and Paul Williams
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Evening London & South East
23 Feb 2009 Update on key reservoir safety initiatives
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Ian Hope, Simon Rundle, Gary Tustin & Alan Warren
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Evening London & South East
18 May 2009 Glendoe
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Martin Hewitt and Richard Appleby
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Evening London & South East
23 Nov 2009 BDS Prize & Photography Competitions
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Various
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Evening London & South East
25 Jan 2010 Karinuker Dam - Engineer & Contractor Views
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Tim Hill
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Evening London & South East
1 Mar 2010 Reservoir Safety R&D Strategy - Two Years On
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Various - Halcrow, Arup, Atkins, MWH, CEH Wallingford
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Evening London & South East
22 Mar 2010 Design & Construction of Wadi Dayqah Dam, Oman
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Mike Richards & Chris Scott
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Evening London & South East
17 May 2010 Queens Valley Reservoir - A Contractor's reflections on a very troubled project
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Steve Miller - Black & Veatch
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Evening London & South East
4 Oct 2010 Spillway Improvement Works for Yorkshire Water
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Martin Airey
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Evening London & South East
15 Nov 2010
18:00 - 19:30
Geology & Dams
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Bob Chaplow, Chris Hurst & Mike Palmer
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Evening London & South East
24 Jan 2011
17:30 - 19:00
Waves and wave overtopping on reservoir structures
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Prof William Allsop & others
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Evening London & South East
28 Feb 2011
17:30 - 19:00
An update on the implementation of the reservoir related provisions of the Floods & Water Act 2010
Location: ICE London
Presenters: David Lees (Defra)
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Evening London & South East
21 Mar 2011
17:30 - 19:00
Environmental perspectives on the Severn Tidal Power Feasibility Study
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Tom Matthewson
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Evening London & South East
16 May 2011
18:00 - 19:30
Dam Remedial Works in the South West
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Jack McCarey & Alan Warren
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Evening London & South East
23 Jan 2012
17:30 - 19:00
Reservoir Risk Classification
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Tim Hill & Tony Deakin
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Evening London & South East
27 Feb 2012
17:30 - 19:00
A Guide to Risk Assessment for UK Reservoirs
Location: ICE, London
Presenters: Mark Morris, Alan Brown & David Bowles
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Evening London & South East
19 Mar 2012
18:00 - 19:30
AGM & International Lecture
Location: ICE, London
Presenters: Jose Polimon Lopez
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Evening London & South East
21 May 2012
18:00 - 19:30
St. Petersburg Barrier
Location: ICE London
Presenters: David Edwards
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Evening London & South East
8 Oct 2012
18:00 - 19:30
Raising Abberton Reservoir
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Ian Carter
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Evening London & South East
19 Nov 2012
18:00 - 19:30
FEH rainfall depth-duration-frequency model for reservoir flood safety assessment
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Lisa Stewart & David Morris
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Evening London & South East
21 Jan 2013
17:30 - 19:00
Banbury Project
Location: ICE London
Presenters: John Ackers & John Hopkins
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Evening London & South East
18 Feb 2013
17:30 - 19:00
Hydropower dams in Pakistan
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Jack Meldrum & Peter Mason
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Evening London & South East
25 Mar 2013
18:00 - 20:00
AGM & Failures of valves and penstocks at dams - reservoirs at risk
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Andy Hughes
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Evening London & South East
13 May 2013
18:00 - 19:30
Update on the implementation of the FWM Act 2010
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Brian Patten (EA) and Tim Hill (Mott MacDonald)
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Evening London & South East
7 Oct 2013
18:00
Floods & Reservoir Safety 4th Ed. - An update on plans for revision
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Alex Macdonald & Working Group
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Evening London & South East
18 Nov 2013
18:00 - 19:30
BDS Prize
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Various
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Evening London & South East
20 Jan 2014
17:30 - 19:00
The Practicalities and Economics of RCC
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Malcolm Dunstan
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Evening London & South East
24 Feb 2014
17:30 - 19:00
150th Anniversary of Dale Dyke Dam Failure
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Andy Hughes
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Evening London & South East
24 Mar 2014
18:00 - 20:00
AGM & 'Gated Spillways: Are they safe enough?'
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Bryan Leyland
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Evening London & South East
19 May 2014
18:00 - 19:30
Use of the ICOLD Bulletin on Internal Erosion in Existing Dams
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Rodney Bridle (Dam Safety Ltd.)
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Evening London & South East
6 Oct 2014
18:00 - 19:30
Wimbleball Dam grouting works
Location: ICE London
Presenters: James Penman (CH2MHill) & others
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Evening London & South East
17 Nov 2014
18:00 - 19:30
Revisions to reservoir safety legislation & The Guide to the Act (second edition)
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Alan Warren (MottMac) & Alex Macdonald
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Evening London & South East
19 Jan 2015
17:30 - 19:00
CFD for Spillway Analysis - Listen Again is Audio Only
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Jon Walker (MMB), John Chesterton (MottMac), David Neeve (Arup) & Andrew Hobson (YW)
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Evening London & South East
16 Feb 2015
17:30 - 19:30
Flood Storage Reservoirs - 40yrs of Lessons Learned
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Andrew Pepper (ATPEC)
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Evening London & South East
30 Mar 2015
18:00 - 20:00
AGM + The International Levee Handbook (ILH)
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Jonathan Simm (HR Wallingford), Remy Tourment (Irstea), & Jackie Banks (EA)
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Evening London & South East
11 May 2015
18:00 - 19:30
Recent experiences with large barrage and barrier gates
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Ken Grubb (KGAL)
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Evening London & South East
5 Oct 2015
18:00 - 19:30
Lessons from incidents & geotechnical investigations at dams - Listen Again is Audio Only
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Paul Tedd
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Evening London & South East
16 Nov 2015
18:00 - 19:30
BDS Prize Meeting
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Various Competition Finalists
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Evening London & South East
18 Jan 2016
17:30 - 19:30
Construction challenges at the Song Bung 4 RCC dam in Vietnam
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Andrew Kirby (MottMac), Tim Blower (MottMac)
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Evening London & South East
15 Feb 2016
17:30 - 19:30
Real-time monitoring of a remote Welsh dam
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Sam Tudor (Welsh Water) & Lara Fleat (Siemens)
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Evening London & South East
14 Mar 2016
18:00 - 20:00
AGM & International Lecture (Dam Safety: Risk Assessment and Governance - An Australian Perspective)
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Mr Shane McGrath (SGM Consulting)
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Evening London & South East
9 May 2016
18:00 - 19:30
The Aswan Dam(s) - Was it a good idea?
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Tim Hill (MML)
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Evening London & South East
3 Oct 2016
18:00 - 20:00
Hampstead Heath Reservoir Scheme
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Andy Hughes (Atkins)
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Evening London & South East
21 Nov 2016
18:00 - 20:00
Emergency Response - Haldon Range Dam - Post Earthquake, New Zealand
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Craig Scott, MWH
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Evening London & South East
16 Jan 2017
18:00 - 20:00
Banja Dam and Devoll Hydropower Scheme, Albania
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Martin Dean & Mark Gill (Mott MacDonald)
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Evening London & South East
10 Feb 2017
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch and Learn: Dams do fail - hopefully not in my back garden, Webinar
Location: ICE Webinar
Presenters: Dr Andy Hughes
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Afternoon Yorkshire
20 Feb 2017
18:00
EA reservoir Research Projects Update
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Alan Warren and Tom Rosenberg (Mott MacDonald) and Andy Courtnadge (Jacobs)
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Evening London & South East
20 Mar 2017
18:00
Genale Dawa 3 HEP, Ethiopia
Location: ICE London
Presenters: Jon Troke & Allan Marshall (MWH)
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Evening London & South East

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