WSPM 15th Anniversary event and book launch
An evening to celebrate 15 years of our MSc course in Water Science, Policy and Management, and the publication of a book ‘Water Policy and Management: A Global Challenge’ written by WSPM faculty and alumni.

This year we are celebrating 15 years of the MSc course in Water Science Policy and Management. To mark the anniversary, members of the teaching team have joined up with alumni to write an edited book which we would like to present to our alumni audience and other friends and supporters of the course at a special event in the stunning surroundings of Oxford’s Museum of Natural History.

5 pm Welcome and Introduction, Prof. Simon Dadson, Academic Director, WSPM
Opening Address, Lord Patten, Chancellor, University of Oxford.
Keynote Lecture: ‘Water and Why it Matters’ Dr. Claudia Sadoff, Director-General International Water Management Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka

5.50 pm Panel Discussion: Water Science, Policy and Management: A Global Challenge; Chaired by Dr. Rachael McDonnell, Founding Director, MSc in Water Science, Policy and Management

6.30 pm Refreshments

8.00 pm Close

Date: 20 September 2019, 16:30 (Friday, 21st week, Trinity 2019)
Venue: University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road OX1 3PW
Venue Details: Lecture Theatre and Main Court
Speaker: Various Speakers
Organising department: School of Geography and the Environment
Organiser: Dr Christine Baro-Hone (School of Geography and the Environment)
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Audience: Alumni, staff, students and guests
Editors: Nicole Harris, Donna Palfreman, Christine Baro-Hone, Elizabeth Hardingham