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DREAM Challenge Week 2017 underway in Birmingham

The 2017 DREAM Challenge Week is now underway, hosted by the University of Birmingham. The DREAM students are challenged to determine how best to manage the strategies, priorities and communication of flood defence measures in the East Anglian region (the counties of Norfolk, Essex and Suffolk). Flooding is a most pressing and also contentious issue […]


DREAM Challenge Week uses big data to plan for the future

Following some biblical floods earlier in the summer, this week’s sudden heatwave in the UK shows the necessity to plan for extreme weather events. The Cranfield-led DREAM CDT – or ‘Data, Risk and Environmental Analytical Methods’ Centre for Doctoral Training – recently held its inaugural Challenge Week attended by the 2016 cohort of PhD students. […]


DREAM Challenge Week – 11-15 July, 2016

We are preparing ourselves for the first DREAM Centre for Doctoral Training ‘Challenge Week’, running from 11-15th July, 2016. A cornerstone of the DREAM programme, the Challenge Week is designed to permit DREAM students and affiliates an opportunity to use and apply the scientific approaches and skillsets being developed in their research projects to real-world […]