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The 15th APRU-IRIDeS Multi-Hazards Symposium 2019

October 29 - October 31

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Building Resilience Through Disaster Risk Reduction,
Response, Recovery & Reconstruction in the 2030 Agenda

The APRU Multi-hazards Symposium 2019 focuses on exploring the interrelationship between disasters and development at the local, national, and global levels as well as understanding how DRR can best be applied to the future sustainable development of society. The Symposium aims to explore the role of universities in delivering the objectives of the Sendai Framework for DRR and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

This event provides an excellent opportunity for experts and academics to share and exchange advancement in research, technologies, and applications. Invited speakers are Mr. Walter Cotte Witingan from IFRC, Dr. H. Kit Miyamoto, CEO and President of Miyamoto International, Prof Rajib Shaw from Keio University, Prof Osamu Murao, and more to be confirmed soon.

Register to attend the conference before September 8, 2019.

 

[Key dates]

September 8 – Deadline for registration
October 29 – First day (Tecnológico de Monterrey’s Rector Welcome)
October 30 – Second day
October 31 – Field trip (optional)

 

[Additional info]
For more information on the venue and logistics, please see here, or email apru.tec@servicios.itesm.mx
Please note, the official language of the Symposium is English. All engagement should be presented in English.