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Please note that the presentations will be available for 30 days after the conference
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Time

Description

8.55

Opening Address:
Speaker: Mark Adamson, Assistant Chief Engineer, Flood Relief & Risk Management Services, OPW

9.30

SUDS – Current thinking for better urban surface water management
Speaker: John Paul Rooney, Chartered Engineer, Associate, Roughan & O’Donovan Consulting Engineers

10.00

Integrated catchment management – realising benefits for towns and cities
Speaker: Anthony McCloy, Chartered Engineer FIEI, Director – McCloy Consulting

10.30

The Law on Flooding
Speaker: Danielle Conaghan, Partner, Arthur Cox

11.30

Flood related claims, insurance, risk & Loss assessment
Speaker: Sean Coleman, Coleman Risk

12.00

The costs and implications of Flood – insured and uninsured losses-remediation measures
Speaker: Phil Hermitage, Managing Director, Integrity Risk & Claims

12.30

Why do Communities need Flood Insurance Bill
Speaker: Jer Buckley, Irish National Forum of Community Flood Committees

2.00

Flood Forecasting at national scales: some UK experiences
Speaker: Dr Steven Cole, Head, Hydrological Forecasting Group, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK

2.40

Improving our understanding of Turlough/Groundwater flooding
Speaker: Dr. Ted McCormack, Groundwater Flooding Programme, Geological Survey Ireland
 (Dropbox link)

3.30

Environmental Impact Assessment & Flood Management
Speaker: Fiona Patterson, Senior Environmental Consultant, Arup