27 OctWebinar about the
BIODIVRESTORE JOINT TRANSNATIONAL CALL for research proposals on the topic of “Conservation and restoration of degraded ecosystems and their biodiversity, including a focus on aquatic systems”
The complete call announcement is available on the BiodivERsA and Water JPI websites.
An information webinar aimed at researchers interested in the Call will be organised on 27 October 2020, from 14:00 to 15:30 CET.
It will address any questions regarding the Call. Here is the link to register to the webinar.
5 NovOnline meeting of SedNet Working Group “Sediments in Circular Economy”. On the agenda: pilot projects, emerging contaminants, Green Deal, White Paper etc. If you are interested to join please contact the SedNet Secretariat.
26 NovOnline International symposium The Future of Sand.
Organised by KNGMG, De Lichtkogel and Rijkswaterstaat (NL).
Click here for the programme.
Register before 20 November at lichtkogel@rws.nl


25-28 JanuaryBattelle’s 11th International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Call for Abstracts is now available.
Abstracts are due June 30, 2020.
10-11 Februaryworkshop Sediment management opportunities to address the climate change challenge, hosted by ISPRA in Rome.
The workshop is organised by the Navigating a Changing Climate partners with the collaboration of SedNet.  The event will cover topics such as nature-based solutions, Working with Nature and natural resilience; beneficial use of dredged material in the application of the waste hierarchy; habitat enhancement for improved ecosystem services; and carbon sequestration and management.  Speakers will comprise a mix of invited experts and a call for presentations, the latter is now open for submissions – deadline 31 October 2020. Please use this format for abstracts.
9-12 JuneContaSed2021, University of Bern, Switzerland.
2nd International Conference on Contaminated Sediments. ContaSed2021 will focus on organic and inorganic sediment contaminant classes including microplastics, emerging contaminants, heavy metals and persistent organic pollutants.
Deadline for submitting abstracts: 26 January 2021.
More info at the conference website.
14-18 JuneAquaConSoil – International Conference on Sustainable Use and Management of Soil, Sediment and Water Resources
Digital event. See LinkedIn and Twitter pages for updates. Contact: aquaconsoil@deltares.nl
21-25 JuneI.S.Rivers – Integrative Sciences & sustainable development of Rivers conference, Lyon, France.
See website.
29 June – 3 July12th International SedNet conference, Lille, France.
Conference theme “Sediment Challenges and Opportunities with Climate Change, and Sustainable Development Goals”. Side events on 28 June.
Call for abstracts: see conference webpage.
29 June – 3 July7th International Symposium on Sediment Management (I2SM), Lille, France.
The symposium is organised by IMT Lille Douai, parallel to the SedNet conference. Further info can be found on   https://i2sm2020lille.wp.imt.fr/ 
14-15 Sept11th Rostocker Baggergutseminars (in German)
See website.