The third international seminar on traditional aqueducts
will be held in 23 and 24th of November in Kerman City.
Ancient Iranians in the north-west of Greater-Iran, an
area now located in central Turkey dug aqueducts to be
able to exploit the mineral waters. Little by little the
technique was used by farmers and in the course of history
it spread to the whole plateau of Iran and even to Europe
Now the international seminar on aqueducts will be held in
the city of Kerman with the aid of some domestic and
foreign executive and scientific institutes.
In the 3rd edition of this international seminar, the
agenda includes studying aqueducts from different
scientific aspects, aqueducts and environment, aqueducts
maintenance and management, flooding section and
artificial nourishment, irregular use of the aqueduct
system, studying infrastructural and structural problems
in aqueducts, mathematical and physical construction of
aqueducts, hydrology and hydrogeology in aqueducts,
aqueduct drainage, and the use of new technologies in the
In the seminar, Iranian and foreign experts will study
different technical and cultural aspects of aqueducts in
the course of history and in the present time.