SC 8.1 Risk management and risk perception

Thursday 12 May, 08.45 – 10.30, Van Oldenbarnevelt Room

Chair André Jol, European Environment Agency (EEA), Denmark
Rapporteur Erik de Groot, The Hague University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands
Presentations

A regional approach to assess transportation infrastructure vulnerability to extreme weather events
Mark Abkowitz, Vanderbilt University, USA

Knowledge gaps in risk management for critical infrastructure: insights from four case-studies
Trond Husby, TNO, Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research, the Netherlands

Iterative climate risk management for taking adaptation to the next level? Insights from Austria
Thomas Schinko, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria

Risk perception as a driver for risk management policies
Maria Carmona, Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS) Helmholtz Zentrum Geesthacht, Germany

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