Invited Speakers

Michael Stewardson

Michael Stewardson

University of Melbourne, Australia

Over the last 24 years, Assoc. Prof. Michael Stewardson’s research has focused on interactions between hydrology, geomorphology and ecology in rivers ( This has included physical habitat modelling, flow-ecology science, and innovation in environmental water practice. Over this same periods, environmental water management has grown to a multi-billion dollar sector in Australia. Michael has participated in this evolution through many advisory roles at all levels of government. More recently, his research has focused on the physical, chemical and biological processes in streambed sediments and their close interactions in regulating stream ecosystem services. He leads the Environmental Hydrology and Water Resources Group in the Melbourne School of Engineering (

Key Dates

December 1, 2016
Call for special session proposal
June 9, 2017
Deadline for special session proposal
June 30, 2017
Notification of acceptance (special session)
October 5, 2017
Submission system open
December 29, 2017
April 30, 2018
Deadline for general session paper/abstract
January 26, 2018
April 30, 2018
Deadline for special session paper/abstract
March 16, 2018
To be announced
Notification of acceptance (paper/abstract)
April 27, 2018
June 30, 2018
Deadline for early bird registration
May 26, 2018
June 25, 2018
Deadline for final paper/abstract submission






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