Thursday, April 4, 2013

YES@EGU: FREE Webinar on Geoethics and natural hazards - The role and responsibility of the geoscientists

The YES Network will participate in the EGU 2013 through co-convening the NH9.8 session under the theme “Geoethics and natural hazards: the role and responsibility of the geoscientists”. During this session, an oral presentation will be given by the President of the YES Network, Meng Wang, about the YES perspective on Geoethics.

If you're participating to the EGU this year, feel free to join us in Room G7, on Tuesday 09th April 2013, if you're not on site, you can join us online through a FREE webinar hosted by the AGI; registration can be done through the following link: .
Below, detailed programme for this session:
Chairperson: Susan Kieffer and Silvia Peppoloni
Geoethical implications in the L'Aquila earthquake case
08:30–08:45 : The L'Aquila trial
Alessandro Amato, Massimo Cocco, Giovanna Cultrera, Fabrizio Galadini, Lucia Margheriti, Concetta Nostro, and Daniela Pantosti
Max Wyss
Meng wang, Amel Barich, and Silvia Peppoloni               
Thomas H. Jordan
Dario Albarello
Valentina Koschatzky, Katharine Haynes, and John McAnene

Chairperson: Silvia Peppoloni and Janusz Wasowski
Hazards mitigation: a geoethical perspective
Susan W. Kieffer
Elena Ferrero and Alessandra Magagna
Ruth Allington and Isabel Fernandez-Fuentes
Stefano Tinti, Alberto Armigliato, Gianluca Pagnoni, and Filippo Zaniboni
Eduardo Marone and Ricardo Camargo
Marco Mucciarelli

For the session link at the EGU please see the following link


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