Poster Programme NH10.1/EG5

NH10.1/EG5

Public policy and commercial applications of natural catastrophe risk assessment (co-organized)
Convener: Foote  | Co-Conveners: D. Bresch , Smolka 
Oral Programme
 / Thu, 23 Apr, 08:30–12:00  / 13:30–15:15  / 17:30–19:00  / Room 6
Poster Programme
 / Attendance Thu, 23 Apr, 15:30–17:00  / Halls X/Y

Attendance Time: Thursday, 23 April 2009, 15:30–17:00
Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
I. Public Policy and Natural Hazards

Halls X/Y
Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY675
EGU2009-3078
Landslides in Flanders (Belgium): Where science meets public policy
M Van Den Eeckhaut, J Poesen, and L Vandekerckhove

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY676
EGU2009-1491
Application of Catastrophe Risk Modelling to Evacuation Public Policy
G. Woo

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY677
EGU2009-2849
Creating Efficient Instrumentation Networks to Support Parametric Risk Transfer
P. Rockett

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY678 EGU2009-4213
Using Insurance Catastrophe Models to Investigate the Economics of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation (withdrawn)
N. Patmore, R. Muir-Wood, and C. Herweijer

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY679
EGU2009-5605
Globe of Natural Hazard - A new assessment tool for risk managers
A. C. Siebert

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY680 EGU2009-5611
Microinsurance - Weather index crop insurance (withdrawn)
S. Mapfumo, A. Oxley, and J. Sharpe

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY681
EGU2009-12385
Quantitative and Public Perception of Landslide Risk in Badulla, Sri Lanka
R. Gunasekera, R.M.S. Bandara, A. Mallawatantri, and K. Saito

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY682
EGU2009-4691
Climate change impact on coastal damage due to storm surge and sea level rise.
L. Gaslikova, A. Schwerzmann, C.C. Raible, and T.F. Stocker

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY683
EGU2009-10016
Towards a strategy of using remote sensing for post-earthquake damage assessment: practical considerations
K. Saito and R. Spence

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
II. Risk Assessment and Natural Hazards

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY684
EGU2009-9993
Extracting building characteristics for natural hazard loss estimation using remote sensing
K. Saito, R. Spence, A. Pomonis, and M. Gaspari

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY685
EGU2009-10261
Monitoring and evaluating recovery from natural disasters using remote sensing - towards creating guidelines on the use of satellite images in the context of disaster recovery
K. Saito, D. Brown, R. Spence, T. Chenvidyakarn, B. Adams, J. Bevington, S. Platt, R. Chuenpagdee, K. Juntarashote, and A. Khan

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY686 EGU2009-12784
Quantifying risk to natural hazards - what can VHR imagery provide (withdrawn)
G. Zeug, D. Ehrlich, and U. Deichmann

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY687
EGU2009-3166
How to model rare events?
J. Grieser and S. Jewson

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY688
EGU2009-11601
A new kind of uncertainty for a new kind of modernity? Expertise in an age of risk.
A. Munk

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY689 EGU2009-1594
Quantiative risk assessments for landslides in British Columbia (withdrawn)
M. Jakob

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY690
EGU2009-5467
The potential for hail and intense rainfall enhancement over urban areas: improving urban extreme weather risk assessment
A.A. Ntelekos, J.A. Smith, W.F. Krajewski, and M. Foote

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY691
EGU2009-8294
Spatial and temporal aspects of exposure for insurance risk management
A. Slingsby, M. Foote, J Dykes, R Gunasekera, and J Wood

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY692
EGU2009-7518
Uncertainty in surface water flood risk modelling
J. B. Butler, D.N. Martin, E Roberts, and R Domuah

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY693
EGU2009-13830
Addressing uncertainty in catastrophe risk assessment through fuzzy probability
I Karimi

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY694 EGU2009-10632
Quantifying subsidence exposure - decision-making tools for risk-management in the insurance industry (withdrawn)
M. Chirouze and Dr. R. Cheetham

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY695
EGU2009-13193
A Methodology to Support Decision Making in Flood Plan Mitigation
C. Biscarini, S. Di Francesco, and P. Manciola

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY696
EGU2009-9026
Spatial dependence and correlation of rainfall in the Danube catchment and its role in flood risk assessment.
M.L.V. Martina, R. Vitolo, E. Todini, D.B. Stephenson, and I.M. Cook

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY697
EGU2009-12485
Modelling the impacts of coastal hazards on land-use development
J. Ramirez and A.T. Vafeidis

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY698
EGU2009-10323
Flood Risk Characterization for the Eastern United States
G. Villarini, J.A. Smith, and A.A. Ntelekos

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY699
EGU2009-2408
Explaining the temporal clustering of UK flooding: large-scale atmospheric influences
E.K. Waterhouse, R. Vitolo, S.N. Lane, and D.B. Stephenson

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY700
EGU2009-12460
Assessment of large-scale flood events by different indicators
AH Thieken, B Merz, and H Apel

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY701
EGU2009-7414
Improving flood inundation models of urban flood risk using a porosity-type approach: a case study from Carlisle 2005
T. Fewtrell, P. Bates, J. Neal, and M. Trigg

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY702
EGU2009-7190
Developments in remote sensing technology enable more detailed urban flood risk analysis.
A Denniss and A Tewkesbury

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY703
EGU2009-11744
Exploring alternative wind vulnerability and loss modeling methods - application to Europe extra-tropical cyclones
N. Peiris

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY704
EGU2009-2519
Serial clustering of intense European storms
R. Vitolo, D.B. Stephenson, I.M. Cook, and K. Mitchell-Wallace

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY705
EGU2009-11817
Climate Change Risk Management Consulting: The opportunity for an independent business practice
R. Ciccozzi

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
III. Earthquake Risk Assessment and Public Policy

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY706 EGU2009-8652
Earthquake Catastrophe Modelling for Switzerland (withdrawn)
M. Simic, J Guin, and T Lai

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY707
EGU2009-6648
Turkish Compulsory Earthquake Insurance (TCIP)
M. Erdik, E. Durukal, and K. Sesetyan

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY708
EGU2009-6661
An Integrated Approach for Urban Earthquake Vulnerability Analyses
H.S. Düzgün, M.S. Yücemen, and H.S. Kalaycioglu

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY709
EGU2009-3247
Measuring the effectiveness of earthquake forecasting in insurance strategies
A. Mignan and R. Muir-Wood

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY710
EGU2009-2352
The Seismic Risk Explorer – A Scenario Tool for Assessing Seismic Risk
T. Liesch and L. Stempniewski

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY711
EGU2009-11768
State of the Art of Demand Surge Modeling
A. Olsen and K. Porter

Chairperson: David Bresch; Rashmin Gunasekera
XY712
EGU2009-11298
Evaluating the potential for catastrophic fault-rupture-related hazards affecting a key hydroelectric and irrigation region in central Asia
D. Rust, A. Korjenkov, A. Tibaldi, and M. Usmanova