International Symposium on Flash Floods
by Katja Brinkmann
6th ISFF 2021
Members of the CapTain Rain project participated in the 6th International Symposium on Flash Floods in Wadi Systems in Amman, Jordan. The 6th ISFF 2021 was a great opportunity for scientific networking and to exchange experiences and share knowledge on integrated management of Wadi flash floods in arid regions. The symposium was one of a series of the annual International Symposium on Flash Floods in Wadi Systems. This time it was organized by the Inter-Islamic Network on Water Resources Development and Management (INWRDAM), Petra Development & Tourism Region Authority (PDTRA) and Kyoto University.
Marianne Brum (KISTERS AG) presented a poster on "real-time decision support for wadi systems - how similarities with the sponge city concept may inspire technological innovation". Katja Brinkmann (ISOE) held an oral presentation on the "Integrated vulnerability analysis for flash flood risk management in Jordan".