See our preliminary scientific programme and read about keynote speakers, panel discussions, panels and colloquia.

This is a preliminary programme, changes may occur. A detailed programme will be published by the end of August. All times are Central European Summer Time (CEST), UTC +02:00)
 

Tuesday, September 21

10.00      Conference opening, practical information

10.30      Keynote session – Drawing from experience
                      Jenny Andersson and Margareta Wahlström

12.00      Break

13.00      Parallel sessions 

14.30      Break

15.00      Parallel sessions 

16.30      Break

17.00      Parallel sessions 
                      Including colloquium 1: European Alliance of
                      Disaster Research Institutes (EUADRI)

 

Wednesday, September 22

09.00      Keynote session – Playing with realities
                      Ben Anderson and Kristina Iwata-Weickgenannt
                      Practical information/program changes

10.30      Break

11.00      Parallel sessions 

12.30      Break

13.30      Parallel sessions 

15.00      Break

15.30      Parallel sessions 
                      Including colloquium 2: How and why develop
                      scenarios for training students to use their
                      knowledge in practice

 

Thursday, September 23

09.00      Keynote session – Imagining futures
                      Rebecca Bryant and Nick Wiltsher
                      Practical information/program changes

10.30      Break

11.00      Parallel sessions 

12.30      Break

13.30      Parallel sessions 
                      Including colloquium 3: Why disaster ethics matter –
                      perspectives on vulnerabilities and the responsibilities
                      to reduce them

15.00      Break

15.30      Panel discussion – Art and future
                      Jerry Määttä, Jenny Sunesson, Mehreen Murtaza,
                      and Todd Lowery
                      Moderator: Panos Leventis

17.00      Break

17.15      Closing session, end of NEEDS 2021