Program Outline

0800 – 1800 | Exhibitor Move In
0800 – 1800 | Registration Desk Open
1000 – 1600 Irrigation Australia Board Meeting
1600 – 1730 Irrigation Australia Members Meeting
1700 – 1830 ICID Management Board Meeting
0700 – 1800 | Registration Desk Open
0700 – 0815 | Irrigation Australia Leaders Breakfast Forum
0800 – 1900 |Exhibition Open (public welcome)
0900 – 1100 | OPENING OF 24th ICID Congress and IALConference Congress | Plenary Session including N.D Gulhati Memorial Lecture

1100 – 1130 | Morning Tea

1130 – 1300 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1300 – 1400 | Lunch

1300 – 1530 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1530 – 1600 | Afternoon Tea

1600 – 1730 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions
1730 – 2000 | 24th ICID Congress Welcome Reception
0700 – 1800 | Registration Desk Open
0900 – 1830 | Exhibition Open (public welcome)
0900 – 1100 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1100 – 1130 | Morning Tea

1130 – 1300 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1300 – 1400 | Lunch

1300 – 1530 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1530 – 1600 | Afternoon Tea

1600 – 1730 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions
1730 – 1830 | IAL Exhibition – Billabong Open (drinks at own cost)
0700 – 1800 | Registration Desk Open
0900 – 1830 | Exhibition Open (public welcome)
0900 – 1100 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1100 – 1130 | Morning Tea

1130 – 1300 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1300 – 1400 | Lunch

1300 – 1530 | 24th ICID Congress Concurrent Sessions. IAL 2020 Concurrent Sessions

1530 – 1600 | Afternoon Tea

1600 – 2359 | Exhibitor Move Out
1600 – 1730 | Close of the 24th ICID Congress and IAL 2020 Conference
1900 – Late | 24th ICID Congress and IAL 2020 Gala Dinner
0830 – 1700 | Registration Desk Open
0900 – 1030
  • African Regional Working Group (AFRWG) (Session 1)
  • Asian Regional Working Group (ASWRG) (Session 1)
  • European Regional Working Group (ERWG) (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Irrigation and Drainage in the States under SocioEconomic Transformation (WG-IDSST) (Session I)
  • ICID-Young Professional’s e-Forum (IYPeF) (Session I)

1030 – 1100 | Morning Tea

1130 – 1300
  • African Regional Working Group (AFRWG) (Session 2)
  • Asian Regional Working Group (ASWRG) (Session 2)
  • European Regional Working Group (ERWG) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Irrigation and Drainage in the States under SocioEconomic Transformation (WG-IDSST) (Session 2)
  • ICID-Young Professional’s e-Forum (IYPeF) (Session 2)

1300 – 1400 | Lunch

1330 – 1500
  • Working Group on Use of Poor Quality
  • Water for Irrigation (WG-PQW) (Session 1)
  • Committee on Congresses/Conference (C-CONGR) (Session 1)
  • Task Force on Value Engineering (TF-VE) (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Environment (WG-Env) (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Global Climate Change and Agricultural Water Management (WG-Climate ) (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Irrigation Development and Management (WG-IDM) (Session 1)

1500 – 1530 | Afternoon Tea

1530 – 1700
  • Working Group on Use of Poor Quality
  • Water for Irrigation (WG-PQW) (Session 2)
  • Committee on Congresses/Conference (C-CONGR) (Session 2)
  • Task Force on Value Engineering (TF-VE) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Environment (WG-Env) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Global Climate Change and
  • Agricultural Water Management (WG-Climate ) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Irrigation Development and Management (WG-IDM) (Session 2)
0830 – 1700 | Registration Desk Open
0900 – 1030
  • American Regional Working Group (AMRWG) (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Modernization and Revitalization of Irrigation Scheme (WG-M&R) (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Integrated Flood Management (IFM)/WF-CAFM (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Sustainable Development of Tidal Areas (WG-SDTA) (Session 1)
  • Working Group on Sustainable On-Farm Irrigation System Development (WG-SON-FARM) (Session I)
  • Working Group on Water Saving in Irrigated Areas (WG-WATS) (Session I)
  • Working Group on Capacity Development, Training and Education (WGCDTE) (Session I)

1030 – 1100 | Morning Tea

1100 – 1300
  • American Regional Working Group (AMRWG) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Modernization and Revitalization of Irrigation Scheme (WG-M&R) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Integrated Flood Management (IFM)/WF-CAFM (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Sustainable Development of Tidal Areas (WG-SDTA) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Sustainable On-Farm Irrigation System Development (WG-SON-FARM) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Water Saving in Irrigated Areas (WG-WATS) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Capacity Development, Training and Education (WGCDTE) (Session 2)

1300 – 1400 | Lunch

1330 – 1500
  • Working Group on Water for Bio-Fuel and Food (WG-BIO-FUEL) (Session I)
  • Permanent Committee on Strategy and Organization (PCSO) (Session
  • ICID Journal Editorial Board (EB-JOUR) (Session I)
  • Working Group on Institutional and Organizational Aspects of Integration / Drainage System Management (WG-IOA) (Session I)
  • Working Group on History of Irrigation, Drainage and Flood Control (WG-HIST) (Session I)
  • Working Group on Managing Water Scarcity under Conflict Demands (WG-MWSCD) / WG-DROUGHT (Session I)
  • Working Group on Water and Crops (WG-WATER & CROP) (Session I)

1500 – 1530 | Afternoon Tea

1530 – 1700
  • Working Group on Water for Bio-Fuel and Food (WG-BIO-FUEL) (Session 2)
  • Permanent Committee on Strategy and Organization (PCSO) (Session 2)
  • ICID Journal Editorial Board (EB-JOUR) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Institutional and Organizational Aspects of Integration / Drainage System Management (WG-IOA) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on History of Irrigation, Drainage and Flood Control (WG-HIST) (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Managing Water Scarcity under Conflict Demands (WG-MWSCD) / WG-DROUGHT (Session 2)
  • Working Group on Water and Crops (WG-WATER & CROP) (Session 2)
0830 – 1700 | Registration Desk Open
0900 – 1030 | YP-Training Workshop (I). Permanent Committee for Technical Activities (PCTA) (I)

1030 – 1100 | Morning Tea

1030 – 1230 YP-Training Workshop (II). Permanent Committee for Technical Activities (PCTA) (II)

1230 – 1330 Lunch

1300 – 1500 YP-Training Workshop (III). Permanent Committee for Technical Activities (PCTA) (III)

1500 – 1600 | Afternoon Tea

1600 – 1730 YP-Training Workshop (IV). Permanent Committee for
1900 | 71st IEC Farewell Dinner
0830 – 1030 | IEC Meeting

1030 – 1100 | Morning Tea

1100 – 1230 | IEC Meeting

1230 – 1330 | Lunch

1300 – 1500 | IEC Meeting

1500 – 1600 Afternoon Tea

1600 – 1730 | IEC Meeting
1730 | IEC Meeting Close