EKOS presentation at SRA-Europe conference

Results of the EKOS project regarding the “Risk Perception in dealing with High Consequence Infectious Diseases” will be presented at the 28th Annual Conference of the Society for Risk Analysis – Europe in Potsdam, Germany, June 23-26, 2019 with the general subject “Systemic Risks: From Natural Hazards to Cyber Risks“.

Quantitative survey in India

During August 2018,Pablo Holwitt from the INVOLVE research team travelled to India to conduct a quantitative survey among volunteers engaging in disaster management in the state of Karnataka. In close cooperation with research partners of the National Institute of Advanced Studies in Bangalore and the Karnataka State Fire and Emergency Services he met representatives of…

Visiting professor from India

Professor Unnikrishnan K. Nair from the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK) will be visiting professor at the IWK Jena from October 2017 until March 2018. He lectures Leadership and Organizational Change. The visiting professorship is funded by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR). We sincerely welcome Professor Nair and wish him a pleasant…

EKOS: First results presented

From June 14th to 16th the first Strategy Conference – Visions for Infection Control took place in Jena. Katharina Hodes from the EKOS project held a teaser talk about our poster “Circumspection is half the battle – or not?” We gave first empirical insights into the communication in emergency departments that we observed during our…