Presentation Serge de Gheldere: ‘Future and Innovation’

Serge de Gheldere is Founder and CEO of Futureproofed and a well-known and inspirational speaker about the exciting prospects of a fossil-free, circular economy. In his presentation, “Future and Innovation” he educated the participants about climate change aspects and developments.

Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure
Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure

The book Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure gives state-of-the-art guidance on how to design, implement and manage a water infrastructure project with a dredging component to project owners, regulators, consultants, designers and contractors.

Serge De Gheldere
Presentation Serge de Gheldere: ‘Climate change to guide the industry towards thinking in terms of sustainability.’

On 6 June 2018, sixty young professionals from IADC’s member companies came together at Hilvaria Studio’s for the association’s second annual networking event, Peering into Dredging’s Future.

Climate change: business challenges and opportunities of dredging
‘Climate change: business challenges and opportunities of dredging’ presentation by Serge de Gheldere

Through his presentation “Climate change: business challenges and opportunities of dredging”, Serge addressed innovations which deal with the obstacles of energy transition, climate change effects, population growth, resource depletion, loss of biodiversity, pollution.

Hurricanes /Typhoons
Storms: Hurricanes /Typhoons

A hurricane or typhoon is a severe weather event with wind and rain that can cause extensive damage and flooding both inland and on the coastlines.

Climate Change

Climate change threats including storms, rising sea levels and flooding have stimulated the dredging industry to find new sustainable solutions.

Deltas on the move

An exploration on the potential for soft, system-based measures in deltas.

Will Ports Become Forts? Climate Change Impacts, Opportunities and Challenges
Will Ports Become Forts? Climate Change Impacts, Opportunities and Challenges

The Stanford University Policy and Engineering Responses to Sea Level Rise (SUPERSLR) project is examining various solutions and the constraints for worldwide ports which could face the challenges of sea-level rise all at roughly the same time.