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CNR IBE Seminar: Flood Risk Assessment and Forecasting

Credits Adam Sébire / Climate Visuals

CNR-IBE will hold the Flood Risk Assessment and Forecasting Seminar on the 12th of December 2022 at Area della Ricerca in Florence.
In the meeting researchers and experts will take part to discuss the topic from different points of view: how to manage flood risk assessment when information available is scarce, which are the tools to assess and manage the social impacts of floods, and the most recent advances in research on Early Warning Systems for Flood Risk.


10.00-10.10 Introduction to the seminar – Vieri Tarchiani (IBE-CNR)

10.10-10.30 Flood Risk Assessment in remote and data-scarce areas – Maurizio Tiepolo (DIST)

10.30-11.00 Adapting Social Impact Assessment to Flood Risk Management (I): Concepts and Cornerstones – Antonio Aledo (University of Alicante)

11.00-11.30 Adapting Social Impact Assessment to Flood Risk Management (II): an Applied Methodological Proposal – Guadalupe Ortiz (University of Alicante)

11.30-12.00 Flood Risk Assessment and Early Warning, Lauro Rossi (CIMA Research Foundation)

12.00-12.30 Discussion


Download the Programme and Speakers’ Short Bios


How to attend

  1. The seminar is open. You can attend the event in Florence by reserving your spot via Eventbrite here.
  2. The seminar will be also live-streamed via Zoom. To join the live streaming register here.


Photo Credit: Adam Sébire / Climate Visuals

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