“Groundwater Matters: Science and Practice” is the premise for the 2018 International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH Irish Group) Conference.
The conference will take place at the Tullamore Court Hotel,
on the 24th and 25th of April.The sessions will be focused on discharge to groundwater abstraction and management of groundwater for the Public and Environment.
Seán Kyne, TD, Minister for Natural Resources will be opening the conference and the keynotes will be addressed by Geoff Parkin (Newcastle University, UK), presenting The Citizen Hydroscientist – Benefits and Challenges for Hydrogeology
and John McCray (Colorado School of Mines, USA) talking about Innovations on Engineered Streambeds for Water Quality Enhancement in Urban Streams.
The final day will end with a site-visit to the Ardan wellfield, kindly arranged by Malcom Doak, Irish Water. Read the full programme!
Lab Unlimited will be present at the conference showcasing some of our environmental product portfolio: the WTW multiparameter 3630 meters
, Parker Hannifin's THMs Analyzer
, the E. coli online monitor Coliminder,
Sensorex's handheld UVT meters,
the YSI EXO
water quality sondes and much more. See where you can find us!
The conference is expected to gather quite a diverse audience ranging from local and regional authorities, to engineering and environmental consultants, representatives from policy/legislature and academia. You can find more information about the conference and how you can register on the IAH website.
For more information on the environmental solutions we have available, please contact our Environmental Sales Specialist.