Venue: Davos Congress Centre
Website/Register: 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference
Description: Over 1000 participants from more than 100 countries gather at the International Disaster and Risk Conferences (IDRC) – the world leading conferences on integrative risk management. It’s an unique community of business leaders, decision makers, practitioners, UN-, IO- & NGO-agents, and scientists that shares and discusses new findings and experiences about the broad spectrum of risks societies are facing today. The conferences are structured in plenary & parallel sessions, workshops & training courses, and poster exhibitions.
IDRC Davos 2014 will cover different risk areas, crosscutting themes and instruments. The outcomes aim to support science & technology recommendations for the HFA2, enhance the understanding of integrative risk management, suggest economic opportunities and private sector investments and provide governance recommendations.