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THE SECOND URBAN RESILIENCE ASIA PACIFIC CONFERENCE (URAP2)

Organiser(s): UNSW Topics Refugees and migration | Development studies | Cross-sector partnerships | DFAT/policy engagement | Evidence-based practice | Networking | Climate and the Environment | Urbanisation
2020-12-03 09:00:00 2020-12-04 17:00:00 Australia/Sydney THE SECOND URBAN RESILIENCE ASIA PACIFIC CONFERENCE (URAP2) Readiness. Security. Transparency. The Second Urban Resilience Asia Pacific Conference (URAP2) is a joint collaboration with the 13th annual Geographic Information for Disaster Management (GI4DM) conference and the New South Wales Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute, sharing the title of ‘Climate change and disaster management: technology and resilience in a troubled world’. While the challenges are […] UNSW Sydney UNSW [email protected] Calendar Register
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Readiness. Security. Transparency.

The Second Urban Resilience Asia Pacific Conference (URAP2) is a joint collaboration with the 13th annual Geographic Information for Disaster Management (GI4DM) conference and the New South Wales Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute, sharing the title of ‘Climate change and disaster management: technology and resilience in a troubled world’.

While the challenges are daunting, approaches, tools, understandings and practices are constantly evolving. Within the overall theme of urban resilience, this conference aims to explore three issues in particular – readiness, security and transparency – in relation to crises.

Hosting between December 3-4 by the Faculty of Built Environment, University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney in association with the Australia Pacific Security College at Australian National University (ANU), Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, ARUP and SEEDS India.

The second conference will be held online. Online attendance is free.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Professor Meg Keen
  • Professor George Ofori
  • Dr Ronak Patel
  • Dr Anshu Sharma

For further attendance and registration details visit: URAP2 Registration