Second Scientific Seminar of the Knowledge Centre for Disaster Risk Management: Science for Policy and Operations

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9-10 March 2017, Rome, Italy

The seminar aims to gather around 100 inter-disciplinary experts on disaster management, early detection, forecasting, warning and risk assessment of natural and man-made disasters, in both the fields of civil protection and humanitarian aid. The target audience includes scientists, practitioners and policy-makers at national, regional and international levels, as well as first responders, and private sector representatives. 

A draft concept agenda is enclosed to this email. During the registration process you will be asked to register to one of the two parallel sessions that will be organized on Friday morning:

1 - Dealing with Earthquakes
2 - Climate Change Adaptation 

Participation to the event will be self-paid. We can propose you the following hotels, which are both at walking distance from the train station (please, see enclosed map):

- Hotel Valadier (
- Hotel Diplomatic (

When making your reservation at your preferred hotel, please provide the Event Code DRMKC in order to benefit from the preferential rates we have reserved for participants. You can proceed with the reservation by:

1- calling +39 06 6861779
2- email  to
3- Fax at +39 06 6832685 

Please, be aware that the selection of the hotel during the registration process is intended only for organizational reasons and will not imply automatic reservation of the hotel. The booking must be done by the participant by directly contacting the selected hotel.

We want to remind you that participation to the event will be self-paid and that no travel or accommodation costs will be reimbursed.

To register please follow the link hereunder:

Looking forward to meeting with you



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Hosted by Italian Department of Civil Protection,
via Vitorchiano 2, 00189 Rome