Call for papers

The 14th International Conference on Hydroinformatics (HIC 2020) calls for extended abstracts to be submitted for possible participation in the most relevant forum on the topic. The Conference will be an excellent opportunity to exchange ideas, promote innovative technologies, and create new and broader collaborations with the aim of finding solutions for water management and the preservation of the environment.

Extended abstract characteristics:



Original, unpublished and innovative material on any of the following themes and subthemes:


  • ICTs for Water Management and Monitoring
    • Smart water sensors
    • Real-time control of water systems
    • Optimization techniques
    • Cloud and mobile applications for water
    • Open data and data-crowdsourcing decision support systems


  • Remote Sensing
    • Remote sensing applied to the water cycle
    • Data assimilation
    • Remote data integration and verification
    • Remote sensing in irrigation studies


  • Big data
    • Data Mining
    • GIS for Water Management
    • IoT Applications
    • Complex Networks Analysis


  • Numerical Modelling
    • Physical models
    • Process-based models of water quantity and/or quality
    • Hydraulic modelling of water infrastructure  (drainage, SuDs and water distribution)
    • Uncertainty analysis and ensemble modelling
    • Data-driven techniques


  • Sustainable Water Management
    • Water reuse and recycling
    • Transboundary river basin management
    • Groundwater storage and depletion modelling
    • Water management in megacities
    • Water resilience in cities



  1. Title
  2. Abstract
  3. Keywords
  4. Introduction
  5. Materials and methods
  6. Preliminary results
  7. References (as per APA guidelines)

Submissions considered to be commercial in nature will NOT be accepted.



  1. Up to four pages (numbered)
  2. Font: Arial, 12 points
  3. Single spaced
  4. Top and bottom margins: 2.5 cm; left and right margins: 3 cm.







Submissions will be peer-reviewed.

  Deadlines and key dates


Extended abstract submission: February 15th, 2020.

Acceptance notification: March 15th, 2020.
Full paper submission (optional): April 15th, 2020.

Preliminary program: February 2020

  Link to author(s) registration and abstract submission:


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