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23rd IHP Training Course December 2-12

The 23nd IHP (International Hydrological Project) Training Course, conducted by Kyoto University (Japan), will feature lectures on the theme "Echohydrology for River Basin Management Under Climate Change." SOI Asia will support delivering the e-learning content, that will be available in several channels such as h.323 (Polycom, etc), SOI live streaming, IP multicast and others. For more information about the IHP Presence Course visit the official website.



Please contact SOI Asia Secretariat by email (secretariat[at] with the subject "23nd UNESCO IHP COURSE," informing the items below.

1) Organization:
2) Number of participants:
3) Connection type:
    (A) H323 (i.e. Polycom)*
    (B) SOI Asia Live Streaming
    (C) IP Multicast (VLC)

* If you choose H323 (i.e. Polycom, etc), please inform your site IP address for connection.

4) Person in charge:

(time is displayed in JST - Japan Standard time)

Dec 2, 2012 - Monday
1:00pm-2:30pm - Keynote 1: Overall concepts of Ecohydrology, by Prof. S. Kazama
3:00pm-4:30pm - Keynote 2: Ecohydrology: process oriented thinking towards sustainable enhancement, water resources, biodiversity, ecosystem services and resilience to climate change, by Prof. M. Zalewski

Dec 3, 2013 - Tuesday
9:30am-12:00pm - Lecture 1: Fundamentals of basin-scale hydrological processes, by Prof. Y. Tachikawa
2:00pm-4:30pm - Lecture 2: Projected future meteorological environment, by Prof. E. Nakakita

Dec 4, 2013 - Wednesday
9:30am-12:00pm - Lecture 3: Fundamentals of freshwater ecologyt, by Prof. Y. Takemon

Dec 5, 2013 - Thursday
9:30am-12:00pm - Lecture 4: Integrated sediment management, by Prof. T. Sumi

Dec 9, 2013 - Monday
9:30am-12:00pm - Lecture 5: Ecosystem Services, by Prof. O. Saito
2:00pm-4:30pm - Lecture 6: Sustainable management of water resources in marginal area:Study case in Indonesia, by Prof. I.D.A. Sutapa

Dec 10, 2013 - Tuesday
9:30am-12:00pm - Lecture 7: Interaction between river and coastal ecosystem, by Prof Y. Suzuki
2:00pm-4:30pm - Lecture 8: IHP perspectives on ecohydrology and related urban water management demonstration projects, by Prof. I.D.A. Sutapa

Dec 12, 2013 - Thursday
9:30am-12:00pm - Lecture 9: Fundamentals in optimum operation of reservoir systems, by Prof. T. Hori