The 4th EU-Circle meeting will take place on 5-6th of December 2016 in Exeter, UK hosted by University of Exeter. Meeting agenda can be found here.
The fair “Florian” is a national fair in Dresden, dedicated to the presentation of technology for fire-fighting, disaster relief and medical rescue. It is open to domain experts and the public. The fair also offers a program for further education for members of disaster relief, fire-brigades, rescue, administrations and policy makers. Fraunhofer IVI – Dept. […]
First Training Course – Safety of Multistate Ageing Systems – will start today at 4 p.m. Information about the rest you can find in the programme of SSARS 2016. Meetings site: https://www.webex.com/ There are 4 steps necessary to see our Training Courses: 1) Go to https://www.webex.com/ 2) Click on the join button 3) Fill the […]
Invitation to The First Consolidation Workshop After the first year of activities dedicated to identify the requirements for a framework to improve the resilience of European infrastructure to current natural hazards and prepared for the future changing climate, the EU-Circle Consortium is pleased to announce the First Consolidation Workshop. The workshop will take place at […]
International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management Call for Papers for Special Issue on: “Risks to Critical Infrastructure from Climate Change” Guest Editors: Dr. George Boustras and Dr. Jan Gutteling, European University Cyprus, Cyprus Dr. Athanasios Sfetsos, National Centre for Scientific Research ‘DEMOKRITOS’, Greece Critical infrastructure is a relatively new term used to characterise installations […]
Climate change is perceived as a threat multiplier for critical infrastructure, and has the potential to cause cascading effects across interdependent assets, systems and functions. In addition to well-acknowledged and partially quantified direct impacts to infrastructures, climate change may also induce indirect effects to the safety, security and structural integrity of the infrastructures. According to […]