International workshop on emergency management for critical infrastructure crises

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
Italian Agency for New Technologies Energy and The Environment (ENEA)
Other organizer:
International Emergency Management Society, the, Italy) (TIEMS)
Date:
04 Oct 2012
Location:
Italy (Rome)
Venue:
ENEA Headquarters, Lungotevere Tahon di Revel 76, Rome
Language:
English
The workshop is aimed at exploring new challenges posed by preparedness plans and emergency management for critical infrastructures crises. The issue of major incidents, such as natural disasters, have had an impact on critical infrastructures and the difficulties to get-by, to resist, to recover and eventually rebound from those incidents is of actuality. Special
attention will be paid to new threats, vulnerabilities and suitable defensive strategies to prevent, mitigate and manage the emergencies.

The objective of the Workshop is to bring together experts, emergency managers, technology suppliers, infrastructure specialists and stakeholders, with different cultural and scientific backgrounds, to address and analyze the following aspects:

• Proposing methods and tools to analyze and understand new risks and vulnerabilities
• Providing practical solutions to reduce and mitigate potentially dangerous consequences of
outages
• Identifying strategies and tools to support emergency managers during critical events

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Target audience

Experts, emergency managers, technology suppliers, infrastructure specialists and stakeholders

How to register

Please register on ENEA's registration page (in Italian)


Keywords

Themes:
Disaster Risk Management, Critical Infrastructure
Countries:
Italy
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