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FLOODRisk 2016 will see several RISC-KIT presentations.

17 to 21 October 2016, Lyon, France.

 

 

FLOODRisk 2016  - 3rd European Conference on Flood Risk Management, taking place in Lyon, France, will see several presentations from the RISC-KIT team. From 17 to 21 October, specialists from all over the world will meet in Lyon to discuss the latest research and progress made in the areas of flood risk reduction, amelioration, management and preparedness. The conference will consider all aspects of flood risk and will cover the causes of floods, their impacts on people, property and the environment, and portfolios of risk management measures. FLOODrisk 2016 is also supported by the Flood Risk Management Research Consortium.

 

RISC-KIT will provide several presentations during the conference:

Oscar Ferreira, CRAF Phase 1, A Framework to Identify Coastal Hotspots to Storm Impacts. Risk Evaluation & Assessment 1 Room 6 - Roseraie 1+2, Tuesday 18 October, 14:00 to  

15:30.

Ap Van Dongeren, RISC-KIT: Resilience Increasing Strategies for Coasts Disaster Management and Recovery, Room 2, St Clair 1, Wednesday 19th October, 11:00 to 12:30

Nikolay Valchev, Assessment of Vulnerability to Storm Induced Flood Hazard Along Diverse Coastline Settings. Hazard And Risk Mapping Room 3 - St Clair 2, Wednesday 19 Octver 16:00 to 17:30.

Tom Bogaard, Development of Generic Tools for Coastal Early Warning and Decision SupportForecasting and Warning 2 Room 1 - Auditorium, Wednesday 19 October 14:00 to 15:30.

 

RISC-KIT's Sally Priest will also make a presentation on other RISC-KIT-relevant themes:

Sally Priest. Promoting Adaptive Flood Risk Management: The Role and Potential of Flood Recovery Mechanisms, Disaster Management and Recovery Room 2 - St Clair 1, Wednesday 19 October 11:00 to 12:30.

 

Visit here to view the full programme.

For more information on the conference visit the conference website.

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