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58th ESReDA Seminar: Using Knowledge to Manage Risks and Threats: Practices and Challenges

15 Jun

58th ESReDA Seminar: Using Knowledge to Manage Risks and Threats: Practices and Challenges

15/06/2021- 16/06/2021
Remaining time: 100 days


The new dates for Seminar are Tuesday and Wednesday 15 - 16 June 2021. Plan is to meet physically, if possible, and otherwise to have hybrid or only virtual meeting. We will decide about this in April next year depending how Covid19 situation evolves.

Scope of the Seminar

The 58th ESReDA seminar will be a forum that aims to discuss theories, concepts, and experiences of enhancing the use of knowledge for better risk management and governance. This seminar will bring together researchers, practitioners, specialists and decision-makers to discuss strategies and practical experiences.

Contributions to the seminar are reviewed and 21 are accepted. Five invited lectures are also in the program. However, due to Covid19 change of schedule new submissions are now accepted.


Papers for the seminar are received from various stakeholders, from practitioners to researchers (industrialists, regulators, safety boards, universities, R&D organisations, engineering contractors and consultants, training specialists)

Relevant dates, abstracts and papers submission

Given the current Covid19 situation, the Seminar will be postponed till the beginning or mid of the next year. The TPC will update decision in early autumn depending how Covid19 pandemic evolves. 

- Submissions of abstracts is reopened till January 15 2021.

- Submission of final camera-ready papers: after abstract acceptance till May 15 2021 (template is available here).

- Registration for participation: before May 15 2021 (seminar info, tentative agenda).

- ESReDA Board of Directors and project groups’ meetings: a day before the Seminar (TBC).

Seminar: Tuesday and Wednesday 15-16 June 2021. 

- Third meeting of the new Risk, Knowledge and Management project group (RKM PG) on June 14 and 17.

The language of the seminar is English.

Registration and Seminar Fee

The registration will be open online in March 2021. For registration (EU) login and month (June) selection is necessary. Delegates will bear their own costs of travel and accommodation.
There is a registration fee waiver for participation in the Seminar (see here for more details).


The 58th ESReDA Seminar "Using Knowledge to Manage Risks and Threats: Practices and Challenges" is organised by ESReDA and JRC.

General Information

More information:
Address: Canadaplein 2, 1811 KE, Alkmaar, The Netherlands