Innovative Emergency Services Forum (Glasgow 23rd February 2017)

We were invited by the Scottish Government to bring the Natural Hazards Partnership stand to the Innovative Emergency Services Forum #UKIESF in Glasgow on the 23rd February. The #UKIESF provides a platform for experts from across the emergency services community to showcase innovative technologies to better deliver their services. Despite the wrath of Storm Doris […]

UK Alliance for Disaster Research conference (London 9th – 10th January 2017)

We attended the UK Alliance for Disaster Research (UKADR)(http://www.ukadr.org/) inaugural conference at King College in London on 9th and 10th January 2017. The aim of the conference was to bring together the Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) research community, showcase a number of disaster research areas and to determine if there was enough momentum to continue […]

The Emergency Services Show 2016 (Birmingham 21st and 22nd September 2016)

Still on a high from the success of the OneResilience Conference a number of people from Natural Hazards Partnership travelled to Birmingham on 21st and 22nd September to exhibit at the Emergency Services Show. Over the course of two days’ delegates, which included all the various organisations in the UK who get involved during an […]

OneResilience Conference (Manchester 7th September 2016)

We co-hosted the OneResilience Conference on Wednesday 7 September, at the Hilton Deansgate, in Manchester. It was a joint event between us and ResilienceDirect™. The resilience community have been facing many extreme challenging events and have responded to major incidents, such as the Winter Flooding of 2015–16. Once again, it has highlighted that they are […]

RMetS/NCAS High Impact Weather Conference (Manchester 6th – 8th July 2016)

Members of our Hazard Impact Model group organised a workshop on hazard impact modelling at the conference. The aims were to introduce the concept of hazard impacts to the participants, inform them about the progress the Hazard Impact Modelling group has been making, and get their input and feedback. The workshop consisted of an activity to […]