Research Seminar - Natural Hazards Day

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Geocentrum Hambergsalen
  • Contact person: Giuliano Di Baldassarre, Uppsala universitet
  • Seminarium



15:00 Welcome and Introduction, Giuliano Di Baldassarre 


15:15 Presentation (20 mins) by Emma Rodhes about her PhD work on “How studying an ancient magma chamber can inform disaster risk reduction (DRR) in active volcanic areas” (followed by a brief Q/A session). 


15:40 Recent events in Europe - Invited talks: 

Abigail Barker (20 mins) on the ongoing volcanic eruption in La Palma 

Gabriele Messori (20 mins) on climate change and the recent floods in Germany


16:20 Recent events in Europe - Debate moderated by Steffi Burchardt 

How is the ongoing volcanic eruption in La Palma connected with the most recent flooding event in Germany? Forecasting, preparedness, evacuation, lesson learned for DRR, etc.


16:50 Closing words by Giuliano Di Baldassarre


17:00 Mingling event at the entrance hall of Geocentrum


To participate in the seminar, please register here by 12 November


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