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Coastal changes

Coastal Change 21st Century

Scientific programme:

9.00 William Helland-Hansen (UiB): Intro and welcome

THE PAST AS A KEY TO THE FUTURE
• 9.15 Tor Sømme (Equinor/UiB): "Sediment partitioning along shorelines - learning from
ancient examples."
• 9.45 John-Inge Svendsen (UiB): “Lateglacial and Holocene sea-level changes in Norway.”
• 10.15 Break

ANTHROPOGENIC IMPACT
• 10.25 Bjørn Nyberg (UiB): “Towards an understanding of the links and feedbacks between
observed coastal change and anthropogenic impact on sediment routing systems.”
• 10.55 Serena Ceola (University of Bologna): "A worldwide analysis of human-water
interactions using satellite data."
• 11.25 Break

PREDICTION OF COASTAL CHANGE
• 11.35 Tore Aadland (UiB): "Creating a landscape evolution model by training a machine
learning algorithm using remote sensing and climate data".
• 12.05 Lunch
• 13.05 Jaap Nienhuis (Utrecht University): "Simplified models for improved predictions of 10-
100 year timescale coastal morphodynamics."
• 13.35 Joep Storms (TU Delft): “Behavior-based 2D coastal modeling using BarSim.”
• 14.05 Break
• 14.15 Helena van der Vegt/Dano Roelvink (Deltares) “Efficient shoreline prediction across
different scales.”

SEA-LEVEL CHANGE IN THE 21st CENTURY
• 14.45 Kerim Nisancioglu (UiB) “High end - high-risk scenarios for 2100 sea-level change based
on changes in the cryosphere.”
• 15.15 Break
• 15.25 Natalya Gomez (McGill University) "Global sea-level change and glacial isostatic
adjustment."