Joanne Craven MSc

Visiting Researcher


Joanne Craven is a junior researcher working in the Hydroinformatics chair group of the Integrated Water Systems and Governance (IWSG) department. Her work focuses on technologies for communicating complex water problems, such as serious games and web-based data visualisation and modelling.

She received her bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Bristol in 2013, and then undertook a joint MSc at UNESCO-IHE, TU Dresden and UPC (Barcelona) in Flood Risk Management. Since graduation in September 2015, Joanne has worked for The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and UNESCO-IHE on various projects, including the SimBasin water resources computer game which she developed for her MSc thesis at TNC Colombia in Bogota and the UNESCO-IHE Hydroinformatics Lab.


Craven, J., Angarita, H., Corzo, G. (2016, April 21). SimBasin: serious gaming for integrated management in the Magdalena-Cauca basin, Colombia. Presented at the European Geophysical Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.

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