Programme of the 3rd DRR


Thank you for your interest in submitting an abstract for the 3rd DRR Conference. We are looking forward to seeing you in Warsaw!


Preliminary Programme

Please note that the published scientific programme is a preliminary version and changes may occur to  session and time of your presentation. The final programme will be issued in due time before the conference. Please check the final programme to confirm the date, session and time of your presentation.



We would like to invite you to participate to the Conference,  the discussion and the workshop; the registration is open, now.


Opening Ceremonies

Department of Geography and Regional Studies

Department of Safety and Crisis Management of Mazovian Voivodeship Office


Speaker: Mr. Łukasz Różycki

First Secretary, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland to the UN Office at Geneva


Opening Lectures

Prof. José Manuel Palma-Oliveira

Professor of Environmental Psychology and Risk Perception and Management – University of Lisbon, Portugal

Prof. Sharon D. Moran

Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, State University of New York – Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, New York, USA


Representatives of the Government Centre for Security

Krzysztofa Malesa, Vice-Director of RCB

Beata Janowczyk, Department of Risk Assessment and Civil Planning


SESSIONS (in construction now).

PANEL: Psychological consequences of catastrophes

Postraumatic disorders: organizational support, therapy, prevention

Dr. Agnieszka Popiel, SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Warsaw

Prof. Bogdan Zawadzki, University of Warsaw

Dr. Ewa Pragłowska, SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Warsaw



WORKSHOP: Underlying causes of vulnerability and its impact on Disaster Risk Management

Dr. Jorge Diaz

Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (Mexico)