Please click on the links below to download the presentations from today’s speakers.

Please note that the presentations will be available for 2 weeks after the conference and will be deleted after that.




Flood Risk Management in Ireland:

Updates on Management Programmes and Floods Directive

Speaker: Mark Adamson, Assistant Chief Engineer, Flood Relief and Risk Management Services, OPW


Adapting to Uncertain Flood Risk with The Impact of Climate Change

Speaker: Dr Conor Murphy, Senior Lecturer in Geography, Irish Climate Analysis and Research Units (ICARUS), Maynooth University


Sustainable Drainage Systems in the face of Climate Change

Speaker: John Paul Rooney, Chartered Engineer, Associate, Roughan & O’Donovan Consulting Engineers


Potential of hydraulic modelling in understanding and managing flood risk

Speaker: Paul Singleton, BEng (hons) MSc CEng MIEI, Chartered Civil Engineer, McCloy Consulting


Advancements in geospatial data capture for Flood Management – Dropbox link

Speakers: JP Kelly, Commercial Manager, Murphy Surveys; Brendan Phelan, Project Engineer, Murphy Surveys


Establishment of the Flood Forecast Centre (FFC) in Met Éireann

Speaker: Eoin Sherlock, Chief Hydrometeorologist, Flood Forecast Division, Met Éireann


The changing legal dimension

Speaker: Brendan Slattery, Partner, McCann Fitzgerald


Cork City Flood Scheme €140m largest ever scheme undertaken in Ireland and why the OPW preferred solution is the right one for Cork

Speaker: Jer Buckley, Irish National Flood Forum


Flood Relief Scheme Design- Case Studies – Dropbox link

Speaker: Barry O’ Connor, Mott MacDonald Ireland