On March 3rd 2016 the European River Symposium 2016 will be held with a focus on Partnerships for Rivers and Water. The Rivers in Europe, Best Practices in River Management Conference will target actions taken to build positive relationships between key organizations and sectors that influence rivers and water management. This event will build upon the cooperation and partnerships that have been developing between diverse actors in protecting, restoring and better managing rivers and water in Europe.
As part of the event the 3rd European Riverprize will be presented during a gala evening organized and supported by the City of Vienna.
The Building Partnerships for Rivers conference will be composed of plenary conference sessions combined with inter-sectoral working groups and panel discussions. Field trips and conference working groups will be organized that will take place on March 2nd and March 4th. The Riverprize Gala will be celebrated in the Vienna City Hall and would highlight and provide support to the successes that have been achieved in river management in Europe.