5th International Conference on Flood Management (ICFM5)
27-29 September 2011, Tokyo-Japan

                       Floods: From Risk to Opportunity 

ICFM5: Abstract Proceedings


The 5th International Conference on Flood Management (ICFM5) marks the continued advancement of flood management practices and policies around the world. The ICFM5 theme is “Floods: From Risk to Opportunity”. Risk management efforts provide opportunities to establish efficient institutional collaboration and promote living wisely with floods.

The call for abstract has found an unexpected success. The ICFM5 Secretariat received more than 410 abstracts from 51 nations covering all five topic areas of the Conference, and the International Scientific Committee reviewed all submitted abstracts for relevance to the ICFM5 objectives. About 300 selected abstracts have been published in ICFM5 proceedings and a digital version of it can be downloaded from the following link (PDF, 1.9 MB).