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May 22 S 3.1: Natural hazards, sea level rise and coastal erosion
10:30 Introduction by Convenors
10:35 John G. Rees (Invited)
Coastal Erosion under changing climates
11:00 Katja Woth (Invited)
Storm surges, perspectives and options
11:25 John A. Church
Improved ocean-warming estimates: Implications for climate models and sea-level rise
11:40 Alejandro Cearreta
Two hundred years of sea-level rise reconstruction by combining instrumental and geological data from the southern Bay of Biscay
11:55 Damià Gomis
The VANIMEDAT project: Decadal and interdecadal sea-level variability in the Mediterranean Sea and the Northeastern sector of the Atlantic Ocean
12:10 Francisco M. Calafat 
Recovery of sea level fields of the last decades from altimetry and tide gauge data
12:25 Marta Marcos
Sea level change and extreme events in the Mediterranean Sea
12:40 Sommart Niemnil
Sea level trend in Gulf of Thailand using satellite altimetry data
12:55 João Luiz Nicolodi
An analysis of Brazilian coastal erosion
13:10  Lunch
14:30 Melisa Menendez
Forecasting the seasonal to interannual variability of extreme sea levels
14:45 Wataru Sasaki
Interannual variability and recent increase in the summertime significant wave heights in the western North Pacific
15:00 Jennifer L. Irish
Quantification of climate change impacts on hurricane flooding
15:15 Il-Ju Moon
Growing intensification of landfalling typhoon at higher latitude
15:30 Tatyana L. Kuchma
Contribution of remote sensing data to ocean hazards monitoring and emergency system development
15:45 José A. Jiménez
The Ebro delta coastal response during 2001-2004: A proxy of the potential effects of an increase in storminess
16:00 Fernando J. Méndez
A methodology to evaluate the impacts of climate change in a coastal system
16:15 Raquel Silva
Potential impacts of climate change on NW Portuguese coastal zones
16:30 António Jorge da Silva
NW Iberian Coastal Current: A feature of extreme freshwater and wind conditions
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