Preparation for the future is always paramount in disaster resilience. The need to generate dialogue and create consciousness about the dynamic future is thus aptly encapsulated by the proposed theme for SPDDM 2023 “Disaster Resilience: Understanding What Lies Ahead”. This edition of SPDDM aims to elicit forward-looking ideas that can potentially enhance disaster resilience in ASEAN. At the same time, there is also an emphasis on viewing disaster resilience through a plurality of lenses, thus providing a holistic view of disaster resilience.
The SPDDM 2023 will comprise of the following sub-themes for in-depth discussions:
Keynote Presentation: “Building Resilience to Climate-Induced Disasters”
High-Level Panel Discussion: “Bridging the Gap: Enhancing Communication and Early Action for Proactive Disaster Management”
Thematic Session: “The Future of Technology in Disaster Management”