EGU 2024

/ April 14, 2024

Excerpt: The HuT organises a short course at EGU 2024: Transdisciplinary research: how to learn from each other while fostering specific expertise

The EGU General Assembly 2024 brings together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary, and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geoscience.

Some of our partners, CMCC, UNIGE and UNISA, are organising a short course entitled “SC4.10: Transdisciplinary research: how to learn from each other while fostering specific expertiseand a session entitled “Tools and challenges in assessing compounding and multi-hazard risk in the evolving technological landscape”.

Some of the questions that will be answered in the shirt course are:

  • How to learn and get the key info when listening to the report of a colleague who works on something completely different from you but on the same project?
  • How to deliver your report so that everyone understands you?
  • How to find common ground for joint research which will impact both the project and your career?

This short course is created by and dedicated to Early Career Scientists. The main aim is to deliver simple but effective tools to use when working on a trans-disciplinary, cross-cultural project.

The session on multi-hazards instead will delve into the discussion of tools that support the preparedness in case of multi-hazard events such as open-source software, applications of cutting-edge AI and machine learning tools, risk assessment methods, and innovative tools to communicate risks i.e. serious games.

Find more information here.

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