WFaS Events

24 Jun 2019
Stakeholder participation in development research
Add-on or essential?

The urgent need for a socio-ecological transition and the complexity of related problems require ways of knowledge produ... More

28 May 2019 - 29 May 2019
ScaleWAYS Project Start-up Workshop
28th - 29th May 2019, Entebbe, Uganda

This two-day start-up ScaleWAYS workshop hosted by LVBC, ICRISAT and IIASA aims to introduce the project, engage with re... More


04 Dec 2018 - 06 Dec 2018
East Africa Future Water Scenarios to 2050
Consultation and Joint Learning Workshop

Participants explored results from the model runs of the Community Water Model (CWATM) and the Hydro-Economic Model (ECH... More


07 Nov 2017 - 11 Nov 2017
IIASA Leadership at the World Science Forum 2017

IIASA Director General and CEO, Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, will visit Jordan to participate in the World Science Forum 2... More

04 Dec 2017 - 06 Dec 2017
Workshop on Solutions for a Water Secure East Africa in 2050

Participants explore mid to long term water resources management and planning for Eastern Africa More


19 Jun 2016 - 21 Jun 2016
2nd Water Futures and Solutions Scenario Focus Group Meeting

IIASA water research scholars continue extensive dialog with the Scenario Focus Group (SFG) of the Water Futures and Sol... More

09 May 2016 - 13 May 2016
"From Source to Sea and Beyond" - 8th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference 2016 (IWC8 2016)

IIASA Water Research Scholar Peter Burek to open the discussion on Inter-sectoral Mechanisms for Water Cooperation Acros... More

22 Mar 2016
World Water Day at IIASA

Again this year, the IIASA Water Program celebrates World Water Day. The 2016 theme is Better Water, Better Jobs. More


12 Apr 2015 - 17 Apr 2015
IIASA at EGU 2015

IIASA researchers and staff will participate in the European Geophysical Union General Assembly 2015, presenting new res... More

12 Apr 2015 - 17 Apr 2015
7th World Water Forum, Korea 2015

The 7th World Water Forum is the largest water-related event in the world and brings together the academic, industrial, ... More

05 Mar 2015 - 06 Mar 2015
3rd WFaS Project Group Meeting

Lead scientists exchange expert opinions on current and past activities within the WFaS initiative and develop input on ... More


31 Aug 2014 - 05 Sep 2014
World Water Week in Stockholm - 2014

World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place each year... More

14 May 2014
Nexus research and the Global Environment Facility

IIASA energy and water experts visit the Global Environment Facility to discuss future collaborations on energy, water, ... More

13 May 2014 - 14 May 2014
Africa Utility Week

The Africa Utility Week Conference is the single conference where experts, government officials and civil society repre... More



08 October 2013 - 11 October 2013

Budapest Water Summit

The Summit brings together political, scientific, and technical experts to formulate a recommendation for the UN General Assembly on one overarching Sustainable Development Goal on water and sanitation.  More

02 September 2013 - 06 September 2013
World Water Week in Stockholm - 2013

World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place each year in Stockholm. The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. More

26 August 2013

IIASA at the annual meeting 2013 of the Austrian Development Agency

David Wiberg and Günther Fischer of the Water Futures and Solutions (WFaS) Initiative will represent IIASA at the Annual Meeting 2013 of the Austrian Development Agency (ADA). David Wiberg gives an opening speech on: Global Trends and Challenges in Water, Energy and Food Security.  More

13 June 2013

Water Futures and Solutions Initiative Seminar

Professor Charles Vörösmarty of WFaS gives a seminar to IIASA's young summer scientists on: Water, Threats, Water Security and the Hippocratic Oath More

13 May 2013
Water Futures and Solutions - Interim Governing Board Meeting

The first, Interim Governing Board Meeting of the Water Futures and Solutions Initiative will take place at the Grand Hilton Hotel, Seoul, on 13 May at 13:00.  More

13 May 2013 - 15 May 2013
7th World Water Forum Kick-off Meeting

The Kick-off Meeting provides an initial sampling of the issues that should be addressed at the 7th World Water Forum based on surveys and interactive discussions. IIASA Director and CEO Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, special advisor to the director Chin-Min Lee and Dr. Bill Cosgrove of the Water Futures and Solutions attended the meeting. More

06 May 2013 - 08 May 2013
Water Futures and Solutions- Project Group Meeting

The first project group meeting of the Water Futures and Solutions Initiative will be held at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria on 6-8 May, 2013.  More

10 April 2013
Water Futures and Solutions Initiative seminar

Professor Kenneth Marc Strzepek gives a seminar at IIASA 10 April 4PM in the Raiffa Room with the title: "An Integrated Approach to Modeling of Water Resource Systems under an Uncertainty Future: From Global to National to River Basin".  More

21 March 2013
Global Water at a Crossroads

In honor of World Water Day 2013, IIASA, the NAS, the AAAS and the Office of Science & Technology at the Austrian Embassy present a public forum "Global Water at a Crossroads" with Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat, Director and CEO, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg, Austria. More

16 March 2013 - 19 March 2013
Intelligent Water Grids

IIASA's David Wiberg gives a keynote speech at the first International Conference on Intelligent Water Grids (IWG), held at the Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan. Invited national and international experts address the grand challenges related to the management of Pakistan’s water resources at the conference. More

Water Launch February

On 4-5 February, a kick-off meeting for the Water Futures and Solutions: World Water Scenarios Initiative will take place at IIASA in Laxenburg, Austria. More information on the event will be available soon. More

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Yoshihide Wada

Program Director and Principal Research Scholar Biodiversity and Natural Resources Program

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
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