Second International Conference on Natural Hazards and Risks in a Changing World 2021

Date: 5 – 6 October 2021

Venue: University of Potsdam, Campus Griebnitzsee, Building 6

Format: We plan a hybrid format of the conference. According to the state of the pandemic and the regulations in place, we will adapt the schedule. There will be keynote speeches and talks, poster sessions and time for networking.

 

We are happy to announce the following confirmed keynote speakers:

1) Prof. Bruno Merz (Helmholtz Centre Potsdam German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ, Germany)
2) Prof. Susann Cutter (University of South Carolina, US)
3) Prof. Torsten Dahm (Helmholtz Centre Potsdam German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ, Germany)

 

    We will offer the following sessions:

    Impacts of land degradation, drought and wildfires on ecosystem services

    Session 1

    Human contribution to climate risks

    Session 2

    Floods and storms

    Session 3

    Causes, impact and mitigations of earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes in an urban changing world

    Session 4

    Geomorphological events

    Session 5

    Analysis of complex changing systems

    Session 6

    Sponsors
    Image: Supporters of the conference
    We sincerely thank our partners and sponsors for their support. If you are interested to be a partner, please contact Dr. Theresia Petrow (natrisk[@]uni-potsdam.de)