March 13, 2015
IRIDeS Building, Sendai


Powering Asian Organizations with GEM's OpenQuake tools
Assessing earthquake risk collaboratively

The GEM Foundation is pleased to invite you to the symposium on earthquake risk and risk assessment organized in collaboration with IRIDeS, OYO and NIED in the run-up to the 3rd UN World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Four keynote presentations will be given, featuring examples of how public and private organisations are applying innovative tools and approaches to assess risk in Asia, and to recover from devastating earthquake events. 

How to register

We welcome government representatives, private companies, international organisations, the research community and other world conference attendees to join the debate.

Please register HERE and reserve your place.


Learn more about GEM's activities in Sendai from the 3WCDRR webpage and watch video interviews with some of our partners 

Acknowledge how the GEM Foundation can play a role in reducing risk and in effectively contributing to the post-2015 framework for DRR.

The Programme

Find HERE the full programme of the symposium and be intrigued by the topics of the keynotes and speeches of the organising partners. 

The OYO Corporation is delighted to invite all attendees to a luncheon at 12 am, before the start of the talks.


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