ISMB at the 3rd Annual Seminar of the Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre of JRC

24 April 2018

On 26th and 27th April Claudio Rossi, of the Mobile Solutions Research Area, will take part as speaker in the Annual Seminar of the Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre (DRMKC) of the Joint Research Center (JRC), that will take place at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, in Sofia.

Two articles will be presented related to the European Project I-REACT: “A Participatory Approach To Disaster Risk Management” and “Improving Resilience to Emergencies through Advanced Cyber Technologies”.

The seminar aims to gather around 120 inter-disciplinary experts on disaster management, early detection, forecasting, warning and risk assessment of natural and man-made disasters, in both fields of civil protection and humanitarian aid. The target audience includes scientists, practitioners and policy-makers at national, regional and international levels, as well as first responders, and private sector representatives.

This year's edition of the seminar on disaster risk management is co-organised by the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, the Bulgarian Ministry of Interior and the European Commission's DRMKC.