IRDR Special Seminar on The Risk in DRR and Welcome Reception
08 October 2019, 5:00 pm–8:00 pm
This is the first IRDR event of the academic year. Current students and staff, graduates, alumni and member of the interested public are all warmly welcome.
This event is free.
Rosanna Smith – Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction+442076793157
Admission: FREE but you must register
About the Speaker
CEO at Oasis Loss modelling framework
Dickie Whitaker has 30 years’ experience in the (Re)Insurance business and for the last 20 years has specialized in risk and innovation, linking academia, government and finance. He co-founded The Lighthill Risk Network, Oasis Palm Tree Ltd, The Oasis Hub and is chief executive of Oasis Loss Modelling Framework Ltd. He provides advisory roles to: UK’s Satellite Applications Advisory Board, Expert Group for the Global Risk Assessment Framework (GRAF), UNISDRR The Centre for Risk Studies, Cambridge University and Cabot Institute advisory board.