Presentations

PowerPoint presentations

CIRIA has developed MS PowerPoint presentations with speaker notes that can be modified. Please use as appropriate, but acknowledge sources of images etc.

 

Introduction to sustainable drainage (PPT)

 

Retrofitting to manage surface water (PPT)

Safe routes for urban flooding - encouraging the uptake of designing for exceedance (PPT)

Evaluating SuDS benefits by using BeST (PPT)

 

susdrain event presentations


Understanding and articulating the multiple benefits of SuDS

14 February 2017

Aspirations for SuDS in Wales

Phil Chatfield, Welsh Government

Benefits of retrofitting SuDS

Fergus O'Brien, Dwr Cymru, Welsh Water

Delivering SuDS in Cardiff
Ian Titherington, City of Cardiff Council

Delivering SuDS in Gloucestershire
Matthew Pannou, Gloucestershire County Council


Celebrating SuDS - converting challenges to opportunities

1 November 2016

Delivering SuDS in schools

Andy Graham, Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust

Delivering SuDS in the public realm
Kevin Barton, Robert Bray Associate


Grey to green and the delivery of SuDS in Sheffield
Roger Nowell, Sheffield City Council 

SuDS and transport in London – guidance and examples
Robin Buckle, Transport for London and Johanna Gibbons, J&L Gibbons


A journey towards sustainable drainage - the water industry's approach

14 June 2016

Working with flood authorities to deliver effective SuDS solutions - A case study of managing surface water in Fellgate
Chris McLarnon, Project Technical Lead, MWH Global

The sustainable drainage strategy framework
Eilis Furlong and Richard Woodhouse, Northumbrian Water

SuDS delivery & ODIs - what does it all mean?
Jonathan Glerum, Flood Risk Manager, Anglian Water

Planning sustainable drainage in London
Kyle Robins, Wastewater Infrastructure Planning Manager, Thames Water

Achieving multiple benefits from SuDS through planning

19 February 2016

Developing Local Plan policies and Area Action Plans to meet strategic objectives
Emma Davies, Cambridge City Council

Ensuring policies and strategies deliver
Simon Bunn, Cambridge City Council

North West Cambridge Development - a mixed-use scheme - the client brief 
Stuart Wilson, North West Cambridge Development

Interpreting project brief & planning policy through design & construction - the designer's perspective
Suzanne Scobie, AECOM

Launch event for the new SuDS Manual (C753)

12 November 2015


The New SuDS Manual - guidance for all, now and into the future

Bridget Woods Ballard, HR Wallingford

SuDS - Better Value?
Dr Bruce Horton, MWH


W045 BeST - assessing the mulitple benefit of SuDS
Prof. Chris Digman, MWH


Retrofitting SuDS - building resilience in urban areas

Sue Illman, Illman Young

Delivering SuDS in Urban Sites

Tamasine Scott, Grant Associates


SuDS and placemaking

1 October 2015

Delivering SuDS and green infrastructure in housing estates in West London – engagement and acceptance

Nicola Wheeler, Groundwork London


Delivering SuDS and green infrastructure in housing estates in West London – design and delivery

Mark Bentley, Groundwork London

 

Using SuDS to redefine public spaces in Enfield – winning hearts and minds

Ian Russell and Graham Campbell, London Borough of Enfield

 

Australia Roads SuDS scheme – a neighbourhood improvement area

George Warren, London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham 


Planning and SuDS - making the regulations work

4 June 2015, London

Making consultation work with partners
Bronwyn Buntine, Kent County Council

A Local Authority planning perspective
Kathryn Holland, Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council

SuDS in Nottingham: The evolutionary story of becoming a statutory consultee
Fay Bull, AECOM

From strategic plans to local planning
James Biddlestone and Victoria Raiment, Derbyshire County Council


Interactions with spatial planning

4 February 2015, London


Water, people, places

Mike Henderson, AECOM

Supporting a sustainable approach to drainage in the West of England
Robin Campbell, Arup for Bristol City Council

SuDS – minimising risk and maximising opportunities within the planning process
John Rumble, Hertfordshire County Council

Planning for SuDS – a case study from Central Bedfordshire
Laura Kitson, Central Bedfordshire Council


Getting the basics right

13 October 2014, London

 

Designing SuDS to manage flows and volumes
Anthony McCloy, McCloy Consulting

Designing SuDS to manage water quality
Theo Thomas, Thames 21

Designing SuDS to enhance biodiversity
Sacha Rogers, Penny Anderson Associates

Designing SuDS to deliver amenity
Kevin Barton, Robert Bray Associates

Videos of the presentations are available on YouTube


Retrofitting SuDS for maximum benefit

10 July 2014, London

 

Extreme SuDS! – SuDS retrofit in urban communities
Kevin Barton, Robert Bray Associates

 

Retrofitting SuDS in Wales
Jeremy Jones, Welsh Water

 

Retrofitting SuDS in West London
Tabatha Bailey and David Harding, Thames Water

 

Greening the streets of South London
Benjamin Addy, Sustrans and Owen Davies, Royal Borough of Greenwich

 
Videos of these presentations are available on YouTube.

Delivering SuDS not duds – Local Authorities and developers working together

11 March 2014, London

SuDS not Duds - How was/is it for you?
Peter Robinson, AECOM

Setting a vision and plan for SuDS in Oxfordshire
Barry West, Oxfordshire County Council

Delivering the vision for SuDS in Oxfordshire
Chris Patmore, WSP Group

Setting a vision and plan for SuDS in Leicestershire
Jake Richardson, Leicestershire County Council

Delivering SuDS at Grangewood Manor
Steve Clarke and Chris Leeson, Taylor Wimpey

Videos of these presentations are available on YouTube.

 

Using SuDS to manage urban diffuse pollution

2 October 2013, London

 

Urban diffuse pollution - the challenge

Richard Martin, Defra

 

Lamb Drove SuDS scheme - evidence on managing water quality

Richard Stevens, Royal HaskoningDHV

 

Tackling urban diffuse pollution in the Midlands

John Brewington, Environment Agency

 

Taking urban diffuse pollution in north London

Theo Thomas, Thames 21

Videos of these presentations are available on YouTube.

 

SuD it! Let's do it - making SuDS happen

4 June 2013, Birmingham

 

Sustainable water management in Cardiff
Ian Titherington, Cardiff City Council

 

SuDS in Kent
Bronwyn Buntine, Kent County Council

 

SuDS in Essex
Kathryn Goodyear, Essex County Council

 

SuDS in Lambeth
Owen Davies, London Borough of Lambeth

 

CIRIA presentations

CIRIA through its networks like LANDFORM (Local Authority Network on Drainage and Flood Risk Management) and the CIRIA Network runs a number of events covering SuDS and related topics. Some of the LANDFORM seminars have event reports and/or videos.

Delivering SuDS in Oxfordshire - Gordon Hunt, Oxfordshire County Council
Landform, 23 July 2014

Setting Up The SAB - Kevin Tidy, Bracknell Forest Council
Landform, 23 July 2014

Delivering SuDS in Leicestershire: Early experiences - Mark Danvers, Leicestershire County Council
Landform, 23 July 2014

Cambridgeshire’s approach to Sustainable Drainage - Sass Pledger, Cambridgeshire County Council
Landform, 23 July 2014

SuDS and water quality 

Landform, 15 October 2013

 

Making places with water

Landform, 15 October 2013

 

SuDS: Controlling the flow

Landform, 15 October 2013

 

Delivery of a viable SuDS development

Landform, 10 October 2013

 

Managing surface water from highways

Landform, 10 July 2012

Videos also available.

 

Delivery of SuDS – standards, design criteria and tools

Landform, 29 March 2012

 

Early Action funded projects to manage local flood risk

Landform, 17 January 2011

 

SuDS not duds

Landform, 3 November 2010

 

Other presentations

Other organisations like CIWEM and SUDSNET regularly hold conferences on surface water management and SuDS. Presentations from these organisations and others are below.

 

SuDSnet International Conference

SUDSnet 4/6 September 2012

 

SUDSnet/Ciwem National and International Conference

SUDSnet/Ciwem, 11/12 May 2011

 

Please let us know whether there are other presentation resources we should link to, or you have a relevant seminar outputs we could help you disseminate (enquiries@susdrain.org).

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