The conference sets out to strengthen collaboration between research and knowledge-based institutions in India’s regions and internationally. The event will also develop a strategy for training, and capacity development, emphasizing the importance of regional disaster preparedness, prevention and response leading to effective disaster risk reduction (DRR) strategies and their implementation.
This event will have multiple tracks including plenary talks, panel discussions, parallel sessions, and poster/oral presentations, as well as a special session for young scientists. As part of the conference, an award session will be held to accord recognition to the best young scientist’s poster and presentations. A full set of double blind peer reviewed proceedings will be produced with special editions of journals.
The main themes of the conference include:
- Natural and Technological Hazards: Forecasting & Early Warning Systems
- Growth, Environment and Disasters
- Disaster Preparedness: Anticipating and minimizing impacts
- Education and Communication strategies
- Post Disaster Recovery & Management
What is included in the event fee
The registration fee includes the conference material, three lunches from 28th to 30th October, refreshments during coffee breaks, conference dinner.
The fee will not cover any local transportation costs or any hotel expenses.
IDRiM members would need to provide their membership number while registering online. The membership number would be verified at the registration counter on the day of the conference.
Scientists, Teaching Faculty, Research Scholar, UG/PG Students, Planners, Government officials, National and State level Disaster Management Authorities, Industry experts, Business officials, Policy Makers, Non Governmental Organizations.