Registration for paper title and abstract submission - Closing on 31 October 2018

The Fourth Global Summit under the theme of “Increasing the effectiveness and relevance of our institutes” will explore:

  • GADRI Contributions to the 2016 Science & Technology Roadmap; and how best could GADRI promote SFDRR 2030 agenda?
  • SDGs and Climate change and adaptation - what engagement mechanisms and research linkages are needed to influence research directions among policy makers, governments, localities, media, etc.?
  • The Tokyo Statement 2017 and the SFDRR Agenda 2030.
  • Research Funding - Where are the funding for disaster risk reduction activities coming from and are they invested to right causes and areas that are most needed?

Focusing along the lines of 4th Global Summit above-mentioned purpose and objectives and the discussion sessions, papers are called from young researchers, scientists, policy-makers, and GADRI member institutions. Authors are request to submit their presentations through the 4th Global Summit homepage - MyPage.

In addition, authors could present disaster reports, results of research findings, ongoing research projects and activities and other related topics.

Authors should submit the paper title with an abstract by 31 October 2018 which will be reviewed by the session conveners/GADRI Secretariat. Selected authors will be contacted by e-mail.

There could be a possibility to publish selected articles (peer-reviewed) through Springer Japan / International Journal of Disaster Risk Science / Journal of Natural Disaster Science. Should you wish to publish your paper, you should send the final peer-reviewed full paper by 31 January 2019.

To submit the abstract and paper title, please visit 4th Global Summit homepage - MyPage/Presentations.


The poster sessions will be divided into two groups:

Group A:

  • Day 1 : 13th March 2019

Group B:

  • Day 2 : 14th March 2019

Those who wish to present their papers, visit the Presentation Page for further details and register through MyPage/Presentations by 31 October 2018.

Selected authors will be contacted by GADRI Secretaria via e-mail.



 

4th Global Summit of Research Institutes for Disaster Risk Reduction


  • ● Deadline Paper title and abstract submission: 31 October 2018
  • ● Deadline full paper submission: 31 December 2018
  • ● Deadline - early bird registration: 31 January 2019
  • ● Deadline - online registration: 28 February 2019