4th Risk Center Dialogue Event
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In establishing the interdisciplinary Risk Center by mid 2011 ETH Zurich places itself among the leading proponents of understanding the growing complexity and interdependence of our social and engineered systems, and discovering and modeling related behavioral phenomena. In this spirit the Risk Center will promote system or even "system-of-systems" thinking and theory and will build an integrated view of risk landscapes. It also serves as an interface between academia, industry, and civil (or governmental) authorities. Its research output should help society and industry to better manage risk portfolios and to design novel solutions for collaborative risk reduction, and resilience-enhancing schemes. Donations have been made by partners like AXA, Credit Suisse, Swiss Re, Swisselectric, and Zurich Insurance Group.
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- New Seminar Series Programme online >>Programme here
- Upcoming Risk Center Workshop Programme online >>Information here
- January 16, 2015 ETH Risk Center Dialogue Event
- Welcome address was given by ETH Zurich President, Prof. Lino Guzzella.
- About 170 participants from industry, academia and public sector attended.
- ETH Risk Center professors presented their research in the morning session.
- Prof. David Basin moderated the afternoon focus session on cyber security.
With guest speakers:
Barry Pavel, Vice President and Director, Brent Scowcraft Center, Atlantic Council
Stefan Arn, Chief Information Officer, UBS
Prof. Srdjan Capkun, Information Security Group, ETH Zurich
- >> Full Programme here
- >> Presentations here
- December 8, 2014
Prof. Bruno Sudret, ETH Zurich, Chair of Risk, Safety and Uncertainty Quantification was elected as its 16th member of the Risk Center.
- November 13, 2014
Opening Event - SEC FRS (Future Resilient Systems) Program >>read more
at CREATE, Singapore
Official opening with the members of the SEC governing board (presidents of ETH, NUS, NTU), >>read more
- October 20/21, 2014: Workshop on "Funding Longer Lives and Elderly
Protection" which took place at Swiss Re's Centre for Global
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- Oktober 1, 2014: New Executive Director
As of November 1, 2014 Dr. Bastian Bergmann will take over the role of the Executive Director from Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kröger.
Dr. Bastian Bergmann
- March 3, 2015:
Start of Spring Seminar Series
- March 26, 2015:
Workshop on "Financial, Technological, Social and
Political Bubbles" which will be hosted by Swisselectric.
- May 19, 2015
8th Risk Center Partnership Council meeting at ETH Zurich
- September 7-10, 2015
ESREL Conference at ETH Zurich, supported by the ETH Risk Center
- January 16, 2015
3rd Risk Center Dialogue Event took place at ETH. A wide
audience from industry, academy and public sector attended.
- September 10-12, 2014
WEF Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014, Tianjin, PR China
Prof. Wolfgang Kröger and Prof. Wanda Mimra will speak at and contribute to the IdeasLab "Enhancing Resilience in a Complex World with ETH Zurich".
- August 5, 2014
The world's largest association for statisticians, the ASA, has
appointed ETH Risk Center Professor and RiskLab Director Paul Embrechts as a Fellow.
- June 5, 2014:
2nd SATW Workshop in cooperation with ETH Risk Center on "Risiko: Energiewende: Good Risk Governance?" took place at ETH Zurich
- May 22, 2014
Zurich meets New York Festival (May 16-23)! Risk Center members contributed to the Science & Technology Seminar "Risk: Towards More Resilient Systems and Societies" which took place in midtown Manhattan
Working Paper Series
Please find them here.
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