The RISK:07 wants to give and find answers. The conference will
be dedicated to the question how risks can be communicated. How can alle
participating and concerned stakeholders be addressed in the right way?
What has to be done to inform the population about a disaster in advance
and not just after the population is stricken with disaster? How can the
population be approached to be activated? What role play the media? How
can communication strategies of the insurance industry, or the
advertising industry be used for disaster management purposes?
On the first day experts from various fields of expertise will present
their knowledge about risk communication in presentations. On the second
day experts will seek in workshops together with the participants for
new approaches in risk communication.
Excursions on the third day will make it possible for newcomers to
become acquainted to technologies and measures in use for the Austrian