SEDITRANS is a Multi-ITN (Multipartners Networks for Initial Training) under the Marie Curie Actions of the 7th Framework Programme. The research theme is sediment transport in the fluvial, estuarine and coastal environment. SEDITRANS consists of six academic and four industrial partners and provides an elaborate and interdisciplinary training-through-research program to 12 early stage and 4 experienced researchers. It includes a comprehensive academic program, secondment at industrial partners, workshops, winter and summer schools, thematic conferences, production of guidelines and complementary activities. The Network is structured to help the coordination of research and educational activities in sediment transport in a European level and increase the European competitiveness in this important field of S&T.