23rd International Riversymposium | 10-12 November 2020
Why attend the 23rd International Riversymposium?
Riversymposiumis a unique global forum for river managers, policy developers, scientists, consultants, students, NGO’s, indigenous and community organisations, and business and industry representatives to collaborate to improve the sustainable management of river basins all over the world.
The 23rd International Riversymposium will be held virtually for the first time! We will bring the symposium to your homes, offices, meeting rooms – wherever you are. The world is our venue for this event.
As with previous symposia, delegates can expect an exciting program of passionate keynote speakers and presentations, interactive and networking sessions, celebrating best practice across three days. But we are so excited to bring timely innovation in running this event on-line. Join us, participate, and champion the values of our world’s rivers.
Hear how global leaders champion the social, economic, ecological, cultural and political values of our rivers – the need to ensure the protection of these values.
Receive a RiverAcademymicro-credential digital badge for attendance and participation.
Learn how river managers around the world implement best practice.
Discover how river leaders are driving new policy and programs to protect and/or restore the values of our rivers
Share knowledge on how we can place a value (monetize) our rivers as important assets
Transform your knowledge to solutions and strategies that will work and can be applied to your rivers or waterways.
Enhance your network with river professionals, leaders, educators, researchers and industry partners through virtual RiverConnect
Inspire each other with stories of success, challenges and celebration.
Participate in interactive Learn-Inspire-Transform special sessions that are focussed on sharing solutions.
Foster team building and pursuit of a common vision for our rivers by attending as a group.
Uncover the virtual world of opportunities for our rivers and their communities through the RiverExpo, RiverGallery, and RiverFilms.