IAH Inspiring Groundwater 2021

During the 48th IAH congress in Brussels together with Belgium Universities we were organizing a special session on the impact of droughts in The Netherlands and Flanders.

Marijke Huysmans from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and KU Leuven and Perry de Louw from research institute Deltares were the organisers of this special Groundwater Drought session during the 48th IAH Congress in Brussels. Presentations and recordings of the speakers are listed below.

• Impact of drought 2018-2019-2020

 Marijke Huysmans (VU Brussel, KU Leuven) – presentation

 Perry de Louw (Deltares, WUR) – presentation

• Drought monitoring and modeling

 Jan Corluy (VMM Vlaamse Milieumaatschappij) –  presentation

 Gé van den Eertwegh (KnowH2O) – presentation

Patrick Willems (KU Leuven) – presentation


 Klaas Sloots (Waterschap Brabantse Delta) – presentation


• Solutions towards a climate-robust (drought-resistant) water system

Victor Dries  (cabinet of Belgium Minister Demir) – presentation

 Tobias Renner (Province of N-Brabant) – presentation