Call for Abstracts for IDRC International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014

Global Risk Forum

IDRC Davos 2014 Updates

Jan. 2014

Typhoon Haiyan has claimed over 7000 lives in the Philippines which impressively shows how one negative event can set off a chain that reverberates throughout an entire nation and region. Disasters – be they due to natural hazards or man-made – have yet again dominated news coverage in 2013 and highlighted the need for international cooperation on Disaster Risk Management.

The 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014 from 24 – 28 August 2014 in Davos, Switzerland, is organised in close cooperation with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). IDRC Davos 2014 will serve UNISDR as the science & technology input platform for the post-2015 framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (HFA2) and provide recommendations towards the UN World Conference WCDRR in Sendai, Japan, in March 2015. Scientists from various disciplines, experts and practitioners are encouraged to contribute to this process by submitting papers to the IDRC Davos 2014. The call for abstract is open!

Call for Abstracts

Call for abstracts open!

You are invited to submit abstracts for oral, poster presentations, sessions and workshops. Abstracts should outline your work within Risk Management relevant to the conference topics.  The deadline for submission is 28th Feb 2014.

Submit your abstract now and join the world’s leading conference on Integrative Disaster Risk Management.

Call for Abstracts!

Be an Early Bird and Register now!

Registration for the 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014 is on-going. The first 200 registrants benefit from a reduced early bird registration fee.  Register yourself today and save 20 % on the regular price.

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Promotional Partnerships

GRF Davos is looking for endorsing partners to collaborate for the 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014. Endorsing Partners are asked to inform and encourage their staff/members to actively contribute, and announce the conference through their channels e.g. the organisations website, newsletter etc.

Your affiliation to the 5th IDRC Davos 2014 as an Endorsing Partner is a strong statement about your organization’s commitment to integrative risk management.

As every year, we are delighted to welcome long-standing partners and extend our network to new organizations.

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Exhibit with us!

The 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference 2014 offers 1’500m2 of exhibition space. Within the Exhibition Area, companies and organisation have the opportunity to present their products and services, enhance customer relations and meet potential job seekers.

In order to guarantee you the maximum exposure, the exhibition area is strategically situated, so that participants have to pass by on their way to plenary and parallel sessions.

Apply now and secure prime exhibition space for this biennial global gathering.

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