Risk-KAN Working GroupsDateTalksFurther Links
Risk KAN Early Warning Working Group2021-09-23Alessia Matanó, IVM-VU Amsterdam
Dr. Gemma Cremen, EPICentre - University College London (UCL)
Matias Menalled, Argentina National Meteorological Service
Erika Meléndez, Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) (CRAHI)
Register here
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2021-08-19Manuela Brunner, U Freiburg
Spatially compounding floods in the US:where, why, and how often are they happening?
Ankit Agarwal, IIT Roorkee Multi-scale approaches in forecasting extreme floods and their global connections
Zoom link find here
(Meeting ID: 941 0725 3063)
Risk KAN Early Warning Working Group2021-06-24Systemic Risk & Covid-19
Speakers include Mark Quigley, University of Melbourne, Evan Easton-Calabria, University of Oxford and Sheikh Khairul, German Red Cross
Register at https://forms.gle/Pb6F6cF8F6z6x25dA
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2021-06-10Alexander Fekete, TH Köln
General introduction to the critical-infrastructure concept
Lee Chapman, Univ Birmingham Forget climate resilience, what about weather resilience?
Mari Tye, NCAR Understanding infrastructure fragility to future weather and climate extremes
Zoom link find here
(Meeting ID: 967 3023 4610)
Risk KAN Modeling and Insurance Working Group2021-06-03Wim Thiery Vrije University Brussel
The kids aren't alright
Recording available on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8vMnCBfoae4
Risk KAN Early Warning Working Group2021-05-27Amy Polen, USF and Nadia Bloemendaal, VU Amsterdam Complexity of severity scales for systemic risk
Marc van den Homberg, Red Cross 510 Bridging the last mile in community early warning systems
Register at https://tinyurl.com/riskkan-27may
Risk KAN Modeling and Insurance Working Group2021-05-06David N. Bresch ETH Zürich/MeteoSwiss
The interoperability imperative in socio-economics impact assessments
Recording available on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-bbGO1HSPQ
Risk KAN Modeling and Insurance Working Group2021-04-15Juergen Scheffran, Hamburg University
Tipping points, cascading risks and conflicts in hot spots of climate-society interaction
Recording available on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBEeC8XNVQg
Risk KAN Learning from the Past (past4future) Working Group2021-04-15Felix Riede, Aarhus University, Denmark and Phil Riris, Bournemouth University, UK
5th PAGES webinar: Risk-KAN
more information and recording available here: http://pastglobalchanges.org/calendar/all-events/127-pages/2133-pages-risk-kan-webinar
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2021-04-06Bruno Merz and Massimiliano Pittore, GFZ Potsdam
Multi-hazard impact forecasting, status and perspectives
Brian Golding, UK Met Office
Complex warnings: Making warnings work for multi-hazards and diverse impacts
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/HylryKzHMU8
Risk KAN Modeling and Insurance Working Group2021-03-18Stéphane Hallegatte, World Bank Climate Change Group, Washington, USA
Assessing and financing the full costs of disasters – the role of infrastructure systems and supply chains
Recording available on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLMO-Ag1UcM
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2021-02-25Deepti Singh, Washington State Univ.Influence of climate variability and change on spatially concurrent droughts
Jordan Christian, Univ. OklahomaFlash drought climatology: A local to global analysis
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/luR-SOwDS-Q
Risk KAN Modeling and Insurance Working Group2021-02-18 Robert Muir-Wood, Risk Management Solutions (RMS) Newark, CA, USA
Risk Auditing: how can we measure progress in disaster reduction?
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/qQffPRBdOb4
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-11-24Noah Diffenbaugh, Stanford Univ.
Multidimensional risk in a nonstationary climate
Lauren Rickards, RMIT Univ.
Unpacking 'the social dimensions' of compound and cascading climate change impacts
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/LUfbQR5AOMM
Risk KAN Modeling and Insurance Working Group2020-11-20Ilan Noy, Victoria Univ. of Wellington, New Zealand
A dismal perspective on a boring topic: an economist looks at insurance
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/WRxqlZXJsXY
Risk KAN Critical infrastructures Working Group2020-11-09Patricia Romero Lankao,NREL and Univ. of Chicago
Soft and hard infrastructure
Alexander Fekete, TH Koeln – Univ. of Applied Sciences, Germany
Critical infrastructure cascading effects
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/ir6XJH6CKG4
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-10-15Emanuele Bevacqua, U. Reading
More meteorological events that drive compound coastal flooding are projected under climate change at most locations worldwide
Danielle Touma, UC Santa Barbara
Competing anthropogenic effects cause distinct regional impacts on extreme fire weather conditions
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/ICRmoSaWC6M
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-08-25Vimal Mishra, IIT Gandhinagar
Hot and dry extremes during the South Asian Summer Monsoon
Daniela Domeisen, ETH Zurich
Remote forcing of extreme events
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/n9EXNjGWfnk
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-07-29Miguel Mahecha, Leipzig University
Understanding the imprint of compound events on the terrestrial ecosystems
Julio Herrera Estrada, Descarte Labs
Spatially compounded droughts at continental scales
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/kZjpHnZRVn0
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-06-30Michael Puma (Columbia Univ, NASA GISS)
Assessing COVID-19 impacts on global food systems
Michela De Dominicis (UK National Oceanography Centre)
Future interactions between sea-level rise, tides and storm surges in the world's largest urban area
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/rrFu8ylsvsU
Risk KAN Learning from the Past (past4future) Working Group2020-06-24Luke Kemp (Centre for the Study of Existential Risk, Univ.Cambridge)
Climate Endgame: Understanding Worst-Case Warming
Risk KAN Learning from the Past (past4future) Working Group2020-06-18Blas L. Valero Garcés (Inst. Pirenaico de Ecología-CSIC, Spain)
Can we risk to forget the past?: Past Global Changes (PAGES) initiatives for understanding risks

Sam White (Dept. of History, Ohio State Univ.)
Learning from Histories: Conceptual and Methodological Challenges
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-06-04Aloïs Tilloy (King’s College London)
Spatiotemporal features of compound wind and precipitation extremes in the UK

Freya Garry (UK Met Office)
Multiple hazards under UK Climate Projections: the future of UK agriculture

Mohammad Reza Najafi (Western Univ.)
Nonstationary Compound Weather Extremes in Canada based on Large Ensemble Climate Simulations
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/PTAVooeiLto
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-06-03Robiul Islam (Univ. of Tokyo)
The Quantitative Analysis of Synchronized River Flood on the Global Scale Considering Multiple Flood Peaks

Poulomi Ganguli (Ind. Inst. of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur and GFZ Potsdam)
Compounding Effects of Riverine and Coastal Floods and Its Implications for Coastal Urban Flood Resilience

Samuel Sutanto (Wageningen Univ.)
Droughts, heatwaves, and wildfires: Exploring compound and cascading events of dry hazards at the pan-European scale
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-05-20Lisa Thalheimer (Univ. of Oxford)
Cascading risks from climate change and forced migration during COVID-19

Gabriele Messori (Uppsala Univ.)
Dynamical coupling indicators for the study of compound extreme events
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/ys_sx0_mJ2g
Risk KAN Compound Events Working Group2020-04-16Dan Cooley (Colorado State Univ.)
Compound events from a statistics perspective: Multivariate extremes

Marleen de Ruiter (Vrije Univ. Amsterdam)
Consecutive disasters and the asynergies of disaster risk reduction measures
Recording available on YouTube https://youtu.be/_fSnE9RM97c