AIWEST-DR 2014 Annual International Workshop and Expo on Sumatra Tsunami Disaster and Recovery

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 15/08/2014
Venue City: 
Banda Aceh
Basic Information
Date: 
22/10/2014 - 24/10/2014
Venue Country: 
Indonesia
Event Organisers: 

Syiah Kuala University

Language of event: 
English

Topics for Special Session

We will hold several special sessions that closely related to the progress and status of Recovery after 10 years of Indian Ocean Tsunami. Participants are invited to submit extended abstracts related to the recovery topics, which based on different perspectives and lessons learnt from countries that were affected by the Indian Ocean tsunami. The topics include, but are not limited to:

  1. Recovery Plan: Formulation and Implementation
  2. Infrastructure and Housing Reconstruction
  3. Socio-economic Recovery
  4. Mental Health Recovery
  5. Disaster Risk Reduction and Community Preparedness
  6. City Planning and Urban Renewal
  7. Governance and Leadership during Recovery

Topics for Regular Session

Authors are also invited to submit their extended abstract in regular sessions, which topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Review and Recent Progress of Tsunami Science and Engineering
  • Seismicity and Tectonics
  • Hydro-Meteorology
  • Disaster Education and Outreach
  • Human Security
  • Disaster Risk Management
  • Disaster-related Technology
  • Disaster Law, Institution, and Policy Matters

Extended Abstract Submission: Abstracts should be no longer than 2 pages A4 size paper and submited to aiwest-dr@tdmrc.org