Society For Risk Analysis Annual Meeting 2013

SRA Plenary Speakers




Monday, December 9, 2013

OPENING Plenary: 8:30 to 10:00 am

Advice to Policy Makers: The Role of Risk Analysis

Panel:
Anne Glover; Chief Science Advisor to the EU
Sir Mark Walport; Chief Science Advisor to the UK Government
Luis Cifuentes; Senior Science Advisor, Catholic University of Santiago City

Discussion lead by: Ragnar Löfstedt, Kings College, London and George Gray, President, SRA

Chairs: Robin Cantor and Ortwin Renn




Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Morning Plenary 8:30am-10am

EXPLORING RISK, ETHICS, AND DECISION-MAKING: THREE CASES

Introduction of Session and Speakers: Ortwin Renn (University of Stuttgart, Germany)

Sheri Fink (New America Foundation) (Invited)
Title: Hurricane Katrina: Hard Lessons on Ethical Emergency Medical Response in the Face of Disaster.

Raina McIntyre and Joanne Travaglia (University of New South Wales, Australia)
Title: Experiences in Asia: Challenges and Trade-offs in Risk Management, Decision-Making and Public Health Responses to Natural Disasters

Andreas Klinke (University of Newfoundland, Canada)
Title: Designing Technology and Environmental Policies: Merits and Pitfalls of Participation and Deliberation in the Handling of Epistemic and Ethical Challenges in Risk Governance

Comments: Sally M. Kane (Independent Consultant and University of New South Wales)
Title: Questions for the Risk Community



PLENARY - Presidential Lunch Speech: (Noon)

Title: Risk and Opportunity: Managing Risk for Development

Norman Loayza; The World Bank; Director, World Development Report 2014