Abstracts for the international conference on “Capacity Building for Research and Innovation in Disaster Resilience’ is now open! Deadline for the abstract submission is furthermore extended to 31st October 2018, due to many requests!

Refer the conference flyer or visit the ‘CONFERENCE’ tab for further information.


It is with great pleasure that we announce the publication of a book alongside the conference, in addition to the book of abstracts. Selected papers from the conference proceedings will be used to compile the chapters of the book. The book chapters will be based on the conference themes. The content of the book will be reviewed by subject experts in the field and will be published by a renowned book publisher. For further information, feel free to write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Important dates

02nd August 2018: Abstract submission open

31st October 2018: Abstract submission close - Expired!

15th November 2018: Early bird registration open

03rd December 2018: First round of Abstracts notification

05th December 2018: Second and final round of Abstracts notification

10th December 2018: Deadline for the submission of revised abstracts

20th December 2018: Early Bird Registration close

10th January 2019: Registration close


The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein