Transnational Exchange Lab #3 - online

IMMERSE organised the third Transnational Estuary Exchange Lab (TEEL) on Thursday 10 June 2021 online. The theme of this TEEL was local flood protection strategies, in particular the regional approaches to coordinating the development of local flood protection strategies and technical modelling approaches to develop and test flood protection solutions.

  • 09:30 - 10:30 Setting the SceneIMMERSE, its aims and regional challenges
  • 11:00 - 13:00 Breakout Session I: Regional approaches to coordinated local flood protection strategies
  • 14:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session II: Technical Modelling approaches used in solution development and testing

The Estuary Exchange Lab featured guest speakers from the Danish Coastal Authority and the German Ministry of Energy, Agriculture, the Environment, Nature and Digitalization among others. Through interactive online discussions, the Estuary Exchange Lab offers a platform for transnational exchange: IMMERSE partners, North Sea Region estuary managers and relevant stakeholders explored solutions and shared experiences through two dedicated sessions.

Download the full report of the event here.

Anyone with an interest in North Sea Region estuary management is encouraged to attend the TEELs. This was the third in a series of international events organized by the IMMERSE project. Information and outcomes from the previous TEEL is available here.

The IMMERSE project partners invite you or your relevant colleagues to participate and help expand the North Sea Region’s knowledge on sustainable estuary management. We hope you and/or colleagues can attend and share your valuable knowledge and experience.

For questions regarding the event, please contact Frederick Bruce, and feel free to share with others.