Read the summaries of two UR2020 Planning Meetings in Tokyo and Washington, DC.
We invited members of the UR community to gather in Washington, DC, and help shape the next Understanding Risk Forum in Singapore. The second planning meeting took place December 11, 2018, on the sidelines of the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. The session consisted of a fun and informal conversation in the spirit of UR, exploring questions and emerging trends in disaster risk analysis and communication toward a vision for UR’s 10-year anniversary. Read more.
Examples of topics covered include:
- New ways of engaging people in sessions and events
- How to reach a broader, more diverse audience in DRM
- What don’t you like about UR?
- Risk communication and art
Timeline for UR2020
December 11, 2018: Planning Meeting
September 2019: Call for Session Proposals opens
May 18-22, 2020: UR2020 at Singapore Expo Centre