Asia Pacific Association of Hydrology and Water Resources (APHW)

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What's new!
The 8th APHW Conference (APHW2019) will be held
at IIT Roorkee India during 22-23 November 2019.

Official Homepage for APHW2019 will be coming soon.

The 7th APHW Conference (APHW2015) will be held at Singapore
jointly with 12th AOGS Conference, during 2-7 August 2015.
Venue is Suntec City Convention Center.

Please visit the homepage of AOGS2015
for detail information.

18 February, 2015: Deadline for abstract online submission
25 March, 2015: Abstract acceptance notification
27 May, 2015: Deadline for author payment
2-7 August: Conference

As APHW Conference is jointly organized with AOGS conference,
all the APHW related presentations should be submitted through
the MARS (Management And Review of Submissions) system.
If you are new to MARS, please create a user account on MARS
before submitting your abstract.

The deadline of abstract submission is 18 Feb, 2015 !

List of APHW2015 sessions

APHW01Climate Change Impacts and Water Resources
Prof. Eiichi Nakakita (Kyoto University, Japan)
Dr. Shadrack Kithiia (University of Nairobi, Japan)
APHW02Water-Related Disaster and Hydrological Change Prof. Yasuto Tachikawa (Kyoto University, Japan)
APHW03Modeling and Analysis of Hydrologic Processes
in the Context of Climate Change
Prof. Van-Thanh-Van Nguyen (McGill University, Canada)
Dr. Shie-Yui Liong (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Prof. Gwo-Fong Lin (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
APHW04Asian Monsoon Hydroclimate Prof. Jun Matsumoto (Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan)
Dr. Atsushi Higuchi (Chiba University, Japan)
Prof. Taikan Oki (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Prof. Shinjiro Kanae (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
APHW05Water Security Versus Climate Uncertainty?
Glocal Issues and Challenges
Prof. Ismail Abustan (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia)
Dr. Shie-Yui Liong (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
APHW06Green and Blue Water: Quantity and Quality Aspects and
Impact on Agriculture, Environment, Energy and Industry
Dr. Uttam Chand Sharma (Center for Natural Resources Management, India)
APHW07Urban Flooding in South East Asia
due to Extreme Weather
Prof. Ismail Abustan (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia)
Prof. Kaoru Takara (Kyoto University, Japan)
APHW08Extreme Weather in South East Asia?
Interaction Amongst Social, Economy and Environment
Dr. Nabsiah Abdul Wahid (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia)
Prof. Mukand Singh Babel (Asia Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand)
APHW09Sustainable Water Management in Cities Ms. Mahua Ghosh (Centre for Built Environment, India)
APHW10Water Policy and Institutional Issues Prof. Mikiyasu Nakayama (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Dr. Le-Huu Ti (Danang University of Technology, Viet Nam)

The Japan Society of Hydrology & Water Resources is launching a new online journal, Hydrological Research Letters, in July 2007. Please visit the homepage of this new journal ( for detail information.

The 6th APHW Conference (APHW2013) was held at Seoul, Korea during 19-21 August 2013.
Venue is Korea University. Second circular of 6th APHW (pdf file)
Please visit the homepage of APHW2013 ( for detail information.

The 5th APHW Conference (APHW2010) was held at Hanoi, Vietnam during 8-10 November 2010.
This conference was jointly organized with UNESCO-IHP.

The 4th APHW Conference (APHW2008) was held at Beijing, China during 3-5 November 2008.

The 3rd APHW Conference (APHW2006) was held at Bangkok, Thailand during 16-18 October 2006.

International conference on Hydrological Sciences for Managing Water Resources in the Asian Developing world was held at Guangzhou, China during 8-10 June 2006. The meeting was co-sponsored by IAHS, IWRA, APHW, WMO-CHy, UNESCO-IHP, ASCE-EWRI and IAHR.

The 2nd AOGS conference (AOGS2005) was held on 20 to 24 June 2005
Singapore Suntec City Convention Center.

APHW, one of supporting organizations of AOGS 2005, provides a financial
support program for about
20 young researchers who make an oral presentation
at the HS sessions. The total amount of the support is
S$1,000 per person
which includes traveling and accommodation expenses but does not cover
abstract and registration fees. As for the registration fee waive, anybody
can apply for the
AOGS-2005 Grant Award. The candidates of APHW awardees are
to be listed by each convener of HS sessions, and the Award Committee of
APHW selects the final awardees out of the listed candidates. Therefore,
those who wish to receive the APHW support will be contacted by each session


Note: you can apply both APHW and AOGS awards

               APHW: travel & accomodation fee

               AOGS: registration fee


Please check the session information.

The 2nd APHW Conference (APHW2004) was held successfully in Singapore
jointly with the 1st
Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) Conference.

   date :
July 5-8, 2004 
  place: Suntec International Convention and
Exhibition Center, Singapore.

You can see the contents of the proceedings of the APHW2004 from here.

More Information and updates at APHW2004(Summary)

Asia Pacific Association of Hydrology and Water Resources (APHW) was established on 1st September 2002. (Some Japanese membership gathered  in Tokyo on 26 August 2002 and cerebrated launch of the Association.)

Prof. Dr. Katumi Musiake, 1st Secretary General of APHW

Suggestions for additions or improvements are welcomed


Last modified: 17 Jan 2012