Prof Jon Williams (Ports, Coastal & Offshore Technical Principal, Mott MacDonald): Future directions and advances in modelling coastal change and extremes

Dr Matthew Wadey (Senior Coastal Scientist, Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management, BCP Council): Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management in Dorset

Dr Luciana Esteves (Associate Professor, Bournemouth University): The science needed to support evidence-based managed realignment and coastal relocation

Dr Louise Firth (Lecturer in Marine Ecology, University of Plymouth): Eco-engineering of coastal artificial structures: a multifunctional approach for stakeholders and end-users

Draft programme (Lunch and coffee breaks offered in both days)

Mon 6th April
9:00 Registration opens
10:00 Keynote 1
Oral presentations and Posters
15:30 Keynote 2
16:30 Field visit: Bournemouth coastal protection works - guided walk along seafront ending at the Bournemouth Pier
18:30 Conference reception & dinner at the Key West Restaurant (at the end of Bournemouth Pier)

Tue 7th April
9:30 Keynote 3
Oral presentations and Posters
14:00 Keynote 4
Refreshments, awards and closing remarks
15:30 End of conference

15:30-17:30 Eco-engineering workshop

Bournemouth Pier


Conference Details

Conference Venue

Bournemouth University

Monday 6th and Tuesday 7th April 2020

Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole BH12 5BB

Field Trip

Monday 6th April 2020 16.30-18.30- Guided walk along Bournemouth seafront with local coastal manager/engineer.

Conference Dinner to follow at local resturaunt

Key Dates

Call for Abstracts: November 2019

Abstract Submission Close: 6th January 2020

Extended Abstract Submission Close: 13th January 2020

Results from submissions: 31st January 2020

£85 - Early Bird Registration Close: 14th February 2020

£100 - Late Registration Close: 31st March 2020

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