International Dam Safety Conference - 2019
13-14 February, 2019 at Bhubaneswar, Odisha (India)
Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation
Government of India

Conference Organisers

International Dam Safety Conference-2019


International Dam Safety Conference-2019


International Dam Safety Conference-2019

Conference Cultural Tours

Odisha is culturally rich State with tangible as well as intangible heritage.
February 12
Exploring Bhubaneswar / Cultural Evening and Welcome Dinner

February 13
Concert Evening and Banquet Dinner

February 14
Cultural Evening and Farewell Dinner

February 15 (Daytrip)
Chilika lake, Shree Jagannath Temple, Puri, and Konark Sun Temple

February 15-16
Hirakud dam

Conference Overview

Conference Sessions

Plenary Session
Emerging Challenges in Dam Safety Management

Technical Session 1
Global Best Practices in Dam Safety Management and Governance

Technical Session 2
Sustainable Dam and Reservoir Management

Industry Session
Contemporary Developments in Technology, Construction Materials, Products, Instrumentation, Diagnostics and Services

Technical Session 3
Dam Health Monitoring, Data Acquisition and Processing

Technical Session 4
Operation, Maintenance and Emergency Management

Technical Session 5
Safety Reviews and Risk Assessment

Technical Session 6
Major Rehabilitations and Other Risk Reduction Investments

Technical Session-7
DRIP Rehabilitation Case Studies

News and Updates

  • Conference website: was formally launched on 21st May 2018

Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project

International Dam Safety Conference-2019

The ongoing Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) undertaken with financial assistance from the World Bank envisages rehabilitation of 223 dams in seven States. Under the Institutional Strengthening component of DRIP, Dam Safety Conferences... Read More

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