Welcome to the Fifth International Symposium on Flash Floods in Wadi Systems
February 25-28, 2020
Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

The symposium brochure


Disaster Risk Reduction and Assessment for the Flood Prone
Urbanized & Archaeological Wadis in Middle East
and North Africa MENA Region

Important Dates

Abstract submission

September 30, 2019.

Acceptance Notification

October 31, 2019

Full paper/ extended
abstract Submission

January 10, 2020

Deadline of Early Bird
Registration &Technical
Tour Registrations

January 31, 2020

Conference days

25-28 Feb 2020

Special ISSUE

Selection of high quality papers will be published
at International Journal

April 1, 2020

Program overview

Day 1 : Tuesday, 25th Feb. 2020

Excursion tour
(Biwako and Amagase Dam)

Day 2 : Wednesday, 26th Feb. 2020

Training workshop and
group discussions

Conference venue

Kyoto University, Uji Campus, Kihada Hall


Kyoto University Uji Campus Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto 611-0011

Google Maps access


Access to Kyoto Univ. Uji Campus

Timetable & Fare from Kyoto to Obaku by JR Nara Line

Access Maps


Map to Oubaku Plaza: Kihada Hall

- Click here to download printable pdf map.
- The Kihada Hall is located at the Uji campus of Kyoto University.


We recommend the reservation at Hotel ELCIENT (https://www.elcient.com/kyoto/en/)

Contact Information

5th ISFF Help desk

Water Resources Research Center Disaster Prevention
Research Institute Kyoto University, Goka-sho,
Uji 601-0011, Japan

Emails: 5thISFF@isff-ku.com; mohamedmd.saber.3u@kyoto-u.ac.jp

Phones: +886-2-33662634

Fax: +886-2-33662634