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What we do

We run a variety of activities to enable our members to exchange knowledge and collaborate internationally including annual meetings, national and international peer reviews, working groups, newsletters and webinars.

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In order to facilitate knowledge exchange and collaboration between our members and to help them deal with common challenges we organise events throughout the year, both in person (when possible) and virtually.

See below for our next events. Click on View all events to see our complete list.

07 - 10 June, 2022

Annual Meeting 2022

Members only

Every year I-STORM organises an Annual Meeting where members can meet and share knowledge. The I-STORM Annual Meeting will be held from 07-10 June 2022, at the Inntel Hotel, Rotterdam (NL).


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25 Jan, 2022

Barrier Design Workshop - Introductory Presentation

Members only

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13 March, 2022

Adam Robinson chats to the Project Chatter Podcast

This week, Adam Robinson is the featured guest on The Project Chatter podcast.

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“This collaboration between like-minded individuals inspired us to approach issues differently. We have used the insights from the review to validate and refine various courses of action”

Darren Austin
Complex Structures Engineer, Flood Protection Authority - East (SLFPA-E).

Further reading

The links below provide some interesting further reading about the world of storm surge barriers. Please note, not all of these organisations are members of I-STORM and the views and opinions given may not echo the I-STORM network. Please see our website terms and conditions for more information.