All SIG members and other interested CAUTHE delegates are invited to attend the Risk, Crisis and Recovery Management SIG meeting at the CAUTHE 2017 conference.
Date: Wednesday 8 February
Location: CAUTHE 2017 conference – University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ
Room: St David 5 (101)
2:00-2:15pm Welcome and introductions (David Beirman/Brent Ritchie)
- SIG members and those attending will be welcomed and Introduced.
2:15-2:45pm Presentation: Kaikoura Earthquake Recovery Plan (David Simmons)
- Professor David Simmons will give a presentation on the Kaikoura Earthquake Recovery Plan undertaken for the NZ Government. This will provide background for a discussion on tourism disaster response and recovery challenges and research needs.
2:45-3:20pm Tourism Disaster Management Research Agenda (All)
- Group discussion on tourism disaster management challenges, issues and research needs. Identification of possible research projects between SIG group members. Discussion of a special journal issue for members to submit articles to.
3:20-3:30pm Wrap up and future actions (David Beirman/Brent Ritchie)
- Wrap up of key themes and future collaboration outlined.