22nd International Symposium on Geo-disaster Reduction, 22-25 July 2024 in Salerno, Italy

This symposium, the annual event of the International Consortium on Geo-disaster Reduction (ICGdR), aims to bring together academic scientists, leading engineers, and students to exchange and share their experiences and research results.
The topics will span from landslides to tsunamis, including earthquake-related disasters and human-related activities towards a common goal to reduce geo-disasters.

Hosted by: University of Salerno (Italy)

Chairs: Prof. Sabatino Cuomo (University of Salerno, Italy) and Prof. Fawu Wang (Tongji University, Shanghai, China)


  • Landslide risk
  • Geo-disasters caused by earthquake
  • Geo-disasters under climate change
  • Geo-disasters related to volcanism
  • Geo-disasters related to human activities
  • Tsunami
  • Geosynthetics and other solutions for mitigation
  • Early warning for disaster monitoring

Keynote Lectures:

  • An integrated approach for the analysis and management of geohazards
    Prof. Leonardo CASCINI, Honorary President of LARAM School, Salerno, Italy
  • 2018 Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami: The Implementation of Reconstruction and Recovery
    Prof. Teuku Faisal FATHANI, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Gadjah Mada, INDONESIA
  • Double-Block Mechanics theory and Possible Prediction of Earthquake
    Prof. Manchao HE, Director of State Key Laboratory for Geomechanics and Deep Underground Engineering, Beijing, China
  • From susceptibility to risk assessment of geohazard
    Prof. Michel JABOYEDOFF, Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Debris Flow and Road Infrastructure Vulnerability, Risk and Resilience
    Prof. Mike WINTER,  Winter Associates Limited, United Kingdom
  • Contribution to Global Warming Countermeasures through the Use of Wood for Ground Reinforcement
    Prof. Masaho YOSHIDA, Earthquake Engineering Laboratory, National Institute of Technology, Fukui College, Japan

Invited Lectures:

  • Announced soon..

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Important dates:

  • Abstract (1 page) due: 15 April 2024
  • Acceptance of the abstract: 30 April 2024
  • Full paper (6 pages) due: 15 May 2024
  • Review comments to authors: 22 May 2024
  • Final camera-ready paper due: 30 May 2024
  • Note: Please send the abstract or full paper to isgdr2024@unisa.it
  • Early-bird registration: 30 May 2024 

Flyer: 22ISGdR_flyer

Second Bulletin: 22ISGDR_July2024-Salerno_2nd Bulletin

Field Trip: 22ISGdR_field_trip

Information: http://www.icgdr.com/Home/NewList/1 

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