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Talking Science organised by Logo of the Disaster Competence Network Austria

Date & Time: 12 June 2024 | 18:00 – 21:00
Location: Kuppelsaal at Vienna University of Technology | Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Vienna (4th floor)

Kuppelsaal at the Technical University of Vienna © TUW

Networking in the spirit of science and crisis communication: The Disaster Competence Network Austria invites participants of the IP24 to a stimulating evening, taking place in the beautiful Kuppelsaal at the Vienna University of Technology.

The evening will be kicked off with exciting keynotes from representatives of the Ministry of Science, Research and Education, the Austrian Broadcasting Cooperation, and the Austrian Academy of Sciences. The focus is on communication and science skepticism, as well as new approaches and insights in the field of crisis communication. In thematic groups – floods, gravitational mass movements, extreme weather phenomena, and protection of critical infrastructure – you will be able to exchange ideas with other experts and make new contacts, all while enjoying culinary and cultural frame.
Music and snacks will be provided.



Women Networking Event organised by

Date & Time: 12 June 2024 | 18:00 - 22:00
Location: Dachsaal of the Wiener Urania | Uraniastraße 1, 1010 Vienna

Photo from Wiener Urania from the outside with a view of the Donaukanal© Peter Gugerell

The international network women exchange for Disaster Risk Reduction (we4DRR) invites female students, researchers, administrators, policy makers and practitioners working in the fields of natural hazard management and disaster risk reduction to a networking event in the Dachsaal of the Wiener Urania in the evening on 12 June 2024.

The event will feature an insightful keynote with Natalia Alonso Cano, Chief of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia. There will be interactive sessions and many opportunities to exchange and connect with others in a relaxed atmosphere. Snacks and drinks will be provided. The event venue is located in the city centre right by the Donaukanal.  



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