Innovative approaches on risk management culture
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 10:42:00 GMT
Prof Richard Haigh was an invited Panellist at the Panel Discussion entitled ‘‘Innovative approaches on risk management culture’’ at the “Risk Awareness and Future Challenges” - NBRO International Symposium, held from 6 – 7 December 2016 at Waters Edge, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka.
Richard’s contribution was based on the theme: “Strategies for the effective engagement of multi stakeholders in disaster resilient development initiatives”.
Photos above and below: Richard’s interventions
Other panellists included: Dr. Rajindra Bhasin, Dr. Joshua T. Bazuin, Dr. Asiri Karunawardane, and Mr. Christophe Balg who contributed on the following themes:
- Innovative approaches in promoting disaster early warning systems for Sri Lanka
- Social dimensions of risk management
- Value of investment on geo-technical approaches to mitigate geological hazards
- Role of NBRO in facilitating disaster resilient development in Sri Lanka
Photo: the panel
National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) of Sri Lanka is the premier research and development institute established in 1984 has now grown in to a successful technical service provider and research & development institution where experts from multiple disciplines have teamed up and dedicated to create a disaster free built environment for the nation.