About Safe & Sure

This project is a £1.5 m EPSRC-funded fellowship, awarded to Professor David Butler, from 2013 to 2018.  ‘Safe & SuRe: Towards a New Paradigm for Water Management' develops and promotes new thinking and new approaches to water management in cities to meet global challenges.

The Safe & Sure Team

The Safe & SuRe team is led by Professor David Butler supported by two co-investigators and a researcher co-investigator.  A talented group of associate research fellows and many PhD/EngD students carry out the detailed research work.

Safe & Sure Partners

The fellowship has been designed to maximise benefits to UK industry, government and its policy makers, academia and society in general. A steering group has been established to review progress, advise on strategic direction, consider additional academic and user partners and shape future impact activities.

News and events

The ninth steering group meeting was held in London on 22nd November 2017.

Sarah Ward presented two seminars on resilience and rainwater harvesting, respectively, at the Universidad Industrial de Santander

Chris Sweetapple gave a presentation on Safe & SuRe water management at an IMPROVER project workshop on 21st September 2017.

In September 2017, Safe & SuRe members presented at the International Conference on Urban Drainage in Prague.

Kondwani Simukonda presented at the IWA Efficient2017 Conference, held from 18th to 20th July 2017 in Bath.

Steering group only

This section contains information for steering group members only. This includes minutes of steering group meetings and copies of presentations and publications.