• IDRC Davos 2016 - 10 Years Anniversary

    "Integrative Risk Management - towards resilient cities"
    28 August - 01 September 2016 | Davos, Switzerland

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  • IDRC Davos 2016 - Special Musical Highlight

    Julia Gloor's Ensemble Element with Volkstoenen

    at the Opening of IDRC Davos 2016.

  • 6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2016

    "Integrative Risk Management - towards resilient cities"
    28 August - 01 September 2016 | Davos, Switzerland

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  • IDRC Davos 2016

    Addressed to researchers from the various disciplines, experts and practitioners, policy and decision makers, representatives from UN, IGOs,NGOs and the private sector. IDRC Davos 2016 contributes to the post-Sendai process.

  • International Disaster and Risk Conferences

    The International Disaster and Risk Conferences IDRC are the world biggest gatherings for integrative disaster risk management.

Welcome to the International Disaster and Risk Conference 2016

"Integrative Risk Management - towards resilient cities"
28 August - 01 September 2016 | Davos, Switzerland

IDRC Davos 2016 will again gather international attendee from various fields, researchers and practitioners, policy and decision makers, representatives from the UN, IGOs, universities, NGOs and the private sector.

Celebrating its 10 years anniversary, the conference offers a platform for an interdisciplinary dialogue and fosters a holistic understanding of risk reduction and disaster management. The aim of the conference series is to present reliable scientific facts and technological solutions and to stimulate discussion on current challenges and opportunities among representatives from diverse scientific and professional disciplines. Through the inclusion of business and policy, we make sure that practical and innovative solutions to reduce global risks can be implemented.

Conference Agenda

We are pleased to announce the conference programme featuring 6 Plenary Sessions, 50 plenary speeches from world's top experts and 200 oral presentations, 55 poster presentations, 3 workshops.