Following the release of a number of new earthquake catastrophe models, we will investigate how earth observation, satellite and geospatial technologies help to better quantify earthquake risk.
This free event has been jointly organised by the AGI Insurance and Risk SIG, and The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society (RSPSoc).
Speakers and Presentations:
- Tina Thomson, RSPSoc and Abigail Page, AGI - Event intro and welcome from RSPSoc and AGI
- Forbes McKenzie, McKenzie Intelligence Services - Introducing the Lloyd's of London Claims Imagery & Intelligence Service
- Tim Wright, University of Leeds - Monitoring Earth's dynamic crust from space
- Gareth Crisford, Earth-I - Optical satellite imagery for earthquake damage assessment
- Rashmin Gunasekera, World Bank - Use of EO satellite information within the Global Rapid-post-disaster Damage Estimation (GRADE) Approach
- Tim Ancheta, RMS - Transforming liquefaction modelling with geostatistics
- Stuart Marsh, University of Nottingham - GEO's support for the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction
- Charlie Huyck, ImageCat - Reducing catastrophe model uncertainty with EO data
- Rachel Holley, CGG NPA - Mapping fault-related displacements using satellite InSAR: an example across the Los Angeles Basin, USA
Independent view on quantifying earthquake risk through earth observation and geospatial technology
Catastrophe modellers, exposure management, model evaluation, risk managers, anyone affected by the new model upgrades
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Proceedings will be published via a special report in the International Journal of Remote Sensing in due course.
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Please note that this event counted towards the Royal Geographical Society's (with IBG) CPD as part of their Chartered Geographer designation.
This is an informal, social networking event organised by the East of England Regional Group of The Association for Geographic Information (AGI). It is open to both members and non-members.
This event is intended to encourage networking and knowledge transfer across the East of England, for the full spectrum of geospatial disciplines - including GIS, mapping, CAD, surveying, BIM, Location Intelligence and more.