• 6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2016

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

    Proceedings available now!

  • International Disaster and Risk Conferences

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

6th International Disaster and Risk Conference 2016 successfully closed!

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

Walter J. Ammann, Chairman and Founder of the International Disaster and Risk Conferences has closed the IDRC Davos 2016 on Wednesday 31 August. The conference had gatherered more than 470  international attendees for its 10 years anniversary in Davos.

Participants from various fields, researchers and practitioners, policy and decision makers, representatives from the UN, IGOs, universities, NGOs and the private sector have used the conference offered a platform for an interdisciplinary dialogue and fostered a holistic understanding of risk reduction and disaster management. Reliable scientific facts and technological solutions have been presented.

All conference proceedings, presentations, pictures and red chair statements are now available on our website.

The interactive conference agenda gives you an overview of the past conference.

Conference Agenda

The interactive conference agenda provides an overview of the past conference including abstracts and presentations of the 6 Keynotes, 6 Plenary Sessions including 50 plenary speeches from world's top experts and 200 oral presentations, 55 poster presentations, and 3 workshops.

IDRC Davos 2016 Pictures

IDRC Davos 2016

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Conference Proceedings

The IDRC Davos 2016 Conference Proceedings consist of:

  • Short Abstract Book
  • Extended Abstracts
  • Poster Collection

Red Chair Statements

Watch the 2016 Red Chair Statements of IDRC Davos Participants.

IDRC Davos Speakers

Find out more about this year's Keynote and Plenary Speakers.

Awards

We are very pleased to present the 2016 winners of the Poster Award and the Movie Award.