International Conference on Disaster Mitigation and Management (Disaster management)

Organization: PERIYAR MANIAMMAI UNIVERSITY

Venue: Periyar Maniammai University, Thanjavur

Location: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

Event Date/Time: Dec 12, 2013 / 8:30 am - (GMT +5:30 hours) End Date/Time: Dec 14, 2013 / 5:00 pm - (GMT +5:30 hours)
Abstract Submission Date: Aug 24, 2013 Time: 17:00:00(GMT +5:30 hours)
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Description

(i) To design and implement disaster management activities.

(ii) To co-ordinate and monitor the Disaster Management Programmes in order to rationalize resource utilization and ensure effective implementation of the programmes.

(iii) To reduce India’s vulnerability to disasters in the identified areas of concern (geographical or sectoral).

(iv) To put in place appropriate measures that minimizes the negative effects of disaster.

(v) To activate response mechanisms for effective, timely search and rescue operations, in order to save lives and minimize damage to property, in times of a crisis.

(vi) To put in place measures to restore livelihoods and other life support systems of the affected communities.

(vii) To Understand uncertainties to reduce gaps to action

 (viii) To develop public-private-civil societal-academic partnerships in disaster and development work reduction.

(ix) Health and well being centered disaster reduction.

 

Venue

Organizations

PERIYAR MANIAMMAI UNIVERSITY
Vallam
Thanjavur
Tamil Nadu
613403
India

Conference Speakers

1

Dr A Sivathanu Pillai, DS & CC R&D,CEO, BRAHMOS

Defence Research &nd Development organization

Ministry of Defence

Govt. of India

 

2

Dr Akhilesh Gupta,

Secretary, University Grants Commission, New Delhi.

 

3

Dr. Shailesh Nayak

Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences

Govt. of India,

4

Prof. T.G. Sitharam

Department of Civil engineering,

Indian Institute of Science,Bangalore 560012, India

5

Prof.Niranjan Swarup , Hon.Sr.Addl.Director

Construction Industry Development Council 801,Hemkunt Chambers,

89,Nehru Place, New Delhi-110019

 

6

Mr. David J. Gainer, Public Affairs Officer

U.S. Consulate General,

7

Ms. Usha Davalur

Cultural Affairs Officer

U.S. Consulate General, Gemini Circle

Chennai 600 006

8

Prof. Dr. S. Mohan

Director, NITTTR, Chennai 

9

Dr K J Ramesh Adviser/Scientist-'G' Ministry of Earth Sciences

New Delhi - 110 003

10

Dr. Nagesh R. Iyer Director  CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre [SERC]   CHENNAI-600 113

11

A.C. Kamaraj

Expert Member, ILR, Government of India,

Chairman, NAWAD TECH,

653, K.K.Nagar, Madurai – 625 020,

12

Prof. P.B. Sharma Vice Chancellor

Delhi Technological University, Formerly Delhi College of Engineering, Shahbad Daulatpur, Main Bawana Road, Delhi-110042.

13

Dr.S.R.Ramanan

Director,

Area Cyclone Warning Centre,

14

Dr. Ajit Tyagi, VSM

Former Director General of Meteorology,

India Meteorological Department         

15

Dr. K. Muthumani

Head, ASTAR Lab Structural Engineering Research Centre

16

Dr. D. T. Selvam,

Scientist ’D’

Defence Research & Development Establishment,

Govt. of India, Ministry of Defence, Jhansi Road,

17

Dr. B.K. Khanna

Senior Specialist, NDMA

NDMA Bhavan,

18

Dr. V. Sundararajulu

Consultant, (Old No:410) 146, TVS Avenue, 40th Street Anna Nagar West Extension Chennai – 600 101.

19

Dr. Harish K Pemde

Professor of Pediatrics, Lady Harding Medical College

Kalawati Saran Children’s Hospital

 

20

Dr. S T G Raghukanth

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Indian Institute of Madras

 

21

Dr. Surya Prakash

Associate Professor

National Institute of Disaster Management

5B, I.P. Estate

New Delhi 110002

22

Ms. Chaman Pincha

Independent Gender Researcher

B-5, Jains shore Crest No.2,

Chennai -600041

 

23

Dr.K.Muthukkumaran Associate Professor Department of Civil Engineering National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli-15,

 

24

Prof.Dr.B. Ramesh Babu

Senior Principal Scientist

Head, Pollution Control Division

Assistant Coordinator - AcSIR

Associate Dean, Centre for Education

Karaikudi-

 

25

Dr. C. Natarajan

Professor

Dept. of Civil Engineering

NIT, Trichy – 15

26

Dr. V Saraswathy

Senior Principal Scientist

CSIR-Central ElectroChemical Research Institute,

27

H. Bharath Kumar, Senior Principal Scientist

CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre [SERC]  CHENNAI-

28

Dr. Indrajit Pal Associate Professor Centre for Disaster Management Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration Uttarakhand, INDIA

29

Mr. M.B.Nirmal,

Exnora International

20, Girippa Road, T. Nagar,

Chennai – 600 017

30

Mr. R. Karuppasamy Director READ, Muniyappar Street

Rangasamuthiram

31

Mr. Sheik Nazer

Disaster Management

YRC, Thanjavur 613 006

 

Exhibits included

Objectives

(i) To design and implement disaster management activities.

(ii) To co-ordinate and monitor the Disaster Management Programmes in order to rationalize resource utilization and ensure effective implementation of the programmes.

(iii) To reduce India’s vulnerability to disasters in the identified areas of concern (geographical or sectoral).

(iv) To put in place appropriate measures that minimizes the negative effects of disaster.

(v) To activate response mechanisms for effective, timely search and rescue operations, in order to save lives and minimize damage to property, in times of a crisis.

(vi) To put in place measures to restore livelihoods and other life support systems of the affected communities.

(vii) To Understand uncertainties to reduce gaps to action