Monday, November 10, 2008

India Disaster Management Congress, 2009

Thematic Session: Disaster Communication Systems
New Delhi, India, 4th & 6th February 2009

Interested scientists, scholars, researchers and practitioners are invited to submit the abstracts of their papers for presentation at the Congress for the Thematic Session “Disaster Communication System”.

The abstract could cover any or all topics given as under, or any other topic relevant to the thematic session
  • Disaster Communication for Community Behaviour Change
  • Communication Systems for Enabling Public Private Partnerships for Disaster Management
  • Role of Social networks in enabling communication channels for disaster information
  • Communication Systems for building adaptive capacities - Innovations and pilots
  • Communication Systems for disaster mitigation in Urban and peri-urban Geography
  • Community based Communication Systems for disaster mitigation
  • Disaster Communication Systems, analyzing policy scenario – Enabling and Disabling factors
The abstracts should not exceed 300 words and must be submitted on or before 31st November 2008 along with name of author/co-authors, designation, institutional affiliation, postal & e-mail address. Please identify the lead author.

The abstracts shall be submitted either electronically or by post to the Organizers and Facilitators of the concerned Thematic Session, also endorsing a copy to the Conference Secretariat for information. The addresses are given as under.
Selection of abstracts shall be notified to the authors on or before 16th December 2008.

Please send your abstract to Email: mark a copy of your email to Email: and Email:

For more information and abstract submission please visit and

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