Workshop 2: Emergency Management

In the framework of the WEATHER Project this workshop copes with advances and implementation issues of emergency management systems and with assessing the organizational and technological challenges related to the reduction of the negative impacts of extreme weather events on transport systems. Options for implementing new technologies in the area of crisis management will also be considered. This targeted event has been carried out on February 28th in Brussels with a limited number of key experts, who have supplemented and validated the outcome and first results of the project. A summary report and the expert presentations are available for download here.

 Summary report of Workshop 2 available for download (175 KB).

Dr.-Ing. Horst Hanke, German Road Administration
Emergency Traffic Managment (2082 KB)

Prof. Dr. Giampiero Beroggi, Statistical Office Canton Zurich
Organizational Decision Making in Crisis Management (1619 KB)

Dipl.-Met. Gerlinde Angerhöfer, Deutscher Wetterdienst
The Weather Information System of DWD (4509 KB)

Prof. Dr. Evangelos Katsaros, University of Thessaly
 Emergency Planning and Operations (4296 KB)