Monday 27th August, 19.00-22.00
Venue: Ruppert Building, Ruppert Blauw hall.

Thanks to all who attended the public event!

For an overview of the evening, read this news item by Stephan van Meulebrouck on the website of Utrecht University in Dutch and in English.

This ‘Science and Society’ event serves to promote and showcase sea-level research in general and from the Netherlands in particular.
Please register for the event via iSLR2018[at], quoting ‘iSLR18 public event’ in the subject line and your name and organisation in the text.


Moderator Dr Peter Kuipers Munneke (IMAU, NOS)
19.00Welcome Drinks
19.30Opening by Prof Dr Piet Hoekstra (Dean of Geosciences, Utrecht University)
19.35Summary of iSLR18: Dr Bas de Boer (IMAU, UU)
19.50From past to current impact: Dr Michiel van der Meulen (TNO)
20.10Looking ahead: Dr Roderik van de Wal (IMAU, UU)
20.30Link to society: Dr Marjolijn Haasnoot (Deltares)
20.45Panel debate (all speakers)
21.15-22.00Meet the press/public/scientists

The ‘Science and Society’ event is organised by Kay Koster, Bas de Boer, Aimee Slangen, Wim Hoek, Thijs van Kolfschoten, Marie-France Loutre, Renske de Winter, Piet Hoekstra, Roderik van de Wal and Michiel van der Meulen.
The event is sponsored by Utrecht University Geosciences.