Programme Schedule

INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON MULTI-HAZARD AND RISK 2015 (ISMHR 2015)

23 March 2015 I Monday I Main Hall Razak Tower, UTM Kuala Lumpur

Time

Details

07:45 – 08:45

Registration

08:30 – 08:45

Arrival of Guests

08.45 – 08.55

Arrival of VIPs

08:55 – 09:00

Arrival of Honorable Dato’ Sri Dr. James Dawos Mamit
Deputy Minister, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

09:05 – 09:10

Welcoming Speech
Dr. Khamarrul Azahari Razak,
Chair ISMHR 2015

09:10 – 09:15

Introductory Speech
Prof. Dr. Durraishah Idrus
Campus Director UTM Kuala Lumpur

09:15 - 09:30

Opening Session
Dato’ Sri Dr. James Dawos Mamit, Deputy Minister,
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Malaysia

09:30 – 10:30
Main Hall

Keynote Speech 
MULTI-HAZARD AND RISK ASSESSMENT: WHY IT IS SO DIFFICULT?
Prof. Dr. Cees van Westen
Director United Nation University, ITC School on Geoinformation for Disaster management, University of Twente,
the Netherlands

10:30 – 11:00

Exhibition Hall

Press Conference & Coffee Break

Exhibition & Technology Demo

IDS Ingegneria Dei Sistemi Corporation (Italy/Australia)
& RDG Supply Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
RIEGL Vienna (Austria) & GPS Lands (M) Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
Topcon Instrument (M) Sdn Bhd / Topcon South East Asia Pte Ltd
iRADAR Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
GeoData Services Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
Geo Solution Resources (Malaysia)
VWorld SAS (France)
Petroseis Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
e-GEOS – An Asi/Telespazio Company (Rome, Italy)

11:00 – 11:30
Main Hall

Invited Talk 1
CASCADING HAZARDS IN A CHANGING CLIMATE

Prof. Dr. Joy Jacqueline Pereira
Southeast Asia Disaster Prevention Research Initiatives
Institute for Environment and Development
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

11:30 – 12:00
Main Hall

Invited Talk 2
LANDSLIDE HAZARD AND RISK MAPPING: A TECHNOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE

Dato’ Zakaria Mohamad
Project Manager – National Slope Hazard and Risk Mapping Project
Director, Department of Mineral and Geoscience (Selangor & Wilayah Persekutuan) Malaysia

 

12.00 – 13:00

Round-Table Scientific Discussion and Forum

Venue: Main Hall, Razak Tower, UTM Kuala Lumpur

Moderator:
Prof. Masahiko Horie
Japan Ambassador for Global Environment Affairs
UTM Distinguished Ambassador at MJIIT-UTM

Panelists:
Prof. Dr. Cees van Westen
Prof. Dr. Joy Jacqueline Pereira
Dato’ Zakaria Mohamad
Prof. Ir. Dr. Hjh. Zainab Mohamed
Prof. Dr. Zulkifli Yusop

Photography session will be held shortly before lunch time

13.00 – 14.00

Dining Hall

Lunch / Break

Exhibition & Technology Demo

IDS Ingegneria Dei Sistemi Corporation (Italy/Australia)
& RDG Supply Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
RIEGL Vienna (Austria) & GPS Lands (M) Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
Topcon Instrument (M) Sdn Bhd / Topcon South East Asia Pte Ltd
iRADAR Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
GeoData Services Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
Geo Solution Resources (Malaysia)
VWorld SAS (France)
Petroseis Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
e-GEOS – An Asi/Telespazio Company (Rome, Italy)

 

14.00 – 14.20
Main Hall

Invited Talk 3
SUSTAINABLE WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
Prof. Dr. Zulkifli Yusop
Dean, Resource Sustainability Research Alliance
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

14:20 – 14:40
Main Hall

Invited Talk 4
GEOTECHNICAL RISK AND SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES: LESSON LEARNED AND A WAY FORWARD
Prof. Ir. Dr. Hjh. Zainab Mohamed
Geotechnical Engineering and Risk Management
Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management
Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia

14.40 – 15.10
Main Hall

Technological Talk 1

ADVANCED IN THE USE OF GROUND BASED RADAR FOR DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT
Mark Bell, IDS Corporation (Australia)
ISMHR 2015 Platinum Sponsor

15:15 – 15:40

Exhibition Hall

Coffee Break

Technological Talk 2
MULTI-SENSOR TOPOGRAPHIC LASER SCANNING TECHNOLOGY
RIEGL (Austria) & GPS Lands (M) Sdn Bhd

15:40 – 16:00
Main Hall

Invited Talk 5
LARGE-SCALE LANDSLIDES: SOME CASE STUDIES FROM MALAYSIA
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tajul Anuar Jamaluddin
Department of Geology, Faculty of Science and Technology,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

16:00 – 16:20
Main Hall

Invited Talk 6
COMMUNITY BASED DISASTER PREPAREDNESS IN MALAYSIA  - ISSUES AND CHALLENGES
Hj. Norhafifi Hj. Ismail
Director, Policy Planning and Coordination,
Malaysia Civil Defense Department Malaysia

 

16.20 – 16.40
Main Hall

 

Technological Talk 3
LANDSLIDE AWARENESS IN PLANNING A SLOPE AND HILLY AREA DEVELOPMENT
Norazianti Asmari
Managing Director, GeoData Services Sdn Bhd

16:40 – 17:00
Main Hall

Technological Talk 4
NEW VERSATILE LASER SCANNING & POSITIONING SYSTEM
Quek Yong Wah
Topcon Instrument (M) Sdn Bhd & Topcon South East Asia Pte Ltd

17:00

19:30 – 19:45

END OF DAY 1

Registration for ISMHR2015 Dinner

19:45 – 22:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

ISMHR 2015 Dinner

Special Talks by:
His Excellency Prof. Masahiko Horie
> Professor at Meiji University, Kyoto University, and Tsukuba University, Japan
> UTM Distinguished Ambassador at MJIIT-UTM
> Japan Ambassador for Global Environment Affairs

Magnificent Obsession: Passion for Technology Driving Innovative Solutions
Mark Bell, IDS Australasia

 

                 Tentative Program

19:45 – 20:00  I Arrival of the guests and VIPs
20:00 – 20:05  I Welcoming Remarks
20:05 – 20:50  I Special Talk by Prof Horie
20:50 – 21:20  I ISMHR 2015 Dinner
21:20 – 21:40  I Technological Talk by IDS Corporation (Australia/Italy)       
& RDG Supply Sdn Bhd (parallel session)
21:40 – 21:50  I  Closing speech
21:50 – 22:00  I  A group photo & end

ISMHR2015 Dinner is proudly sponsored by IDS Corporation (Australia/Italy)         & RDG Supply Sdn Bhd Malaysia (by invitation only)

 

INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON MULTI-HAZARD AND RISK 2015 (ISMHR 2015)

24 March 2015 I Tuesday I Main Hall Razak Tower, UTM Kuala Lumpur

Time

Details

08:00  - 08:30

Registration II

08.30 – 10:00

Inaugural UTM Professor Lecture

DISASTER MANAGEMENT AND MITIGATION FOR EARTHQUAKES:
ARE WE READY?

Prof. Dr. Azlan Adnan
Research Head, Engineering Seismology and
Earthquake Engineering Research, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

10:00 – 10.30

Coffee Break Session

Exhibition & Technology Demo

Technological Talk 5

REAL-TIME 3D PROCEDURAL TERRAIN RENDERING TECHNOLOGY
Vincent Pourieux
CEO VWorld SAS (Frejus, France)

10:30 – 11:30

 Keynote Speech II

SPATIAL ANALYSIS AND DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT: RETROSPECTIVE AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS
Prof. Dr. Cees van Westen
Director United Nation University, ITC School on Geoinformation for Disaster management, University of Twente, the Netherlands

11:30 – 11:50

Invited Talk 8

RECOGNIZING ACTIVE GEOLOGICAL FEATURES IN SOUTHEAST ASIA, FOCUSING ON INDONESIA AND MALAYSIA
Prof Emeritus Dr. H.D Tjia
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

11:50 – 12:10

Main Hall

Invited Talk 9

BUSINESS CONTINUITY AND DISASTER RECOVERY
Dr. Goh Moh Heng
President, Business Continuity Management (BCM) Institute, Singapore

12:10 – 12:30

Main Hall

Invited Talk 10

3D MAPPING FOR FLOOD HAZARD ASSESSMENT: APPROACHES AND CHALLENGES IN THE PHILIPPINES
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Enrico Paringit
University of the Philippines Diliman
Geospatial World Excellence in Policy Implementation Award for DREAM-LiDAR 3D Mapping; Nationwide operational Assessment for Hazards - Flood & Storm Surge

 

12:30 – 13:00

Main Hall

Technological Talk 6

DISASTER EMERGENCY MAPPING SERVICES – GEO-INFORMATION ON DEMAND
Serafini Claudio & Domenico Grandoni
e-GEOS – An Asi/Telespazio (Rome, Italy)

13:00 – 14:00

Dining Hall

Lunch / Break

Exhibition & Technology Demo

IDS Ingegneria Dei Sistemi Corporation (Italy/Australia)
& RDG Supply Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
RIEGL Vienna (Austria) & GPS Lands (M) Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
Topcon Instrument (M) Sdn Bhd / Topcon South East Asia Pte Ltd
iRADAR Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
GeoData Services Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
Geo Solution Resources (Malaysia)
VWorld SAS (France)
Petroseis Sdn Bhd (Malaysia)
e-GEOS - An Asi/Telespazio (Rome, Italy)

14:00 – 14:20

Main Hall

Invited Talk 11

ASSESSMENT OF CIMPS3-CMIP5 CLIMATE MODELS AND IMPLICATION OF FLOOD VULNERABILITY OF BANGKOK, THAILAND
Dr. Seree Supratid
Leading Disaster Expert and Flood Analyst of Thailand
Director, Climate Change and Disaster Center
Rangsit University, Thailand

14:20 – 14:40

Main Hall

Invited Talk 12

DIFFERENT COMMUNITIES, DIFFERENT APPROACHES IN LANDSLIDE RISK REDUCTION – EFFECTING CHANGES IN BEHAVIOUR AND UNDERSTANDING
Eriko Motoyama
SlopeWatch Program Director
A Community Based Organization on Landslides and Slope Safety

14:40 – 15:00

Main Hall

Technological Talk 7

ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR DISASTER MONITORING
Ir. Dr. Koo Voon Chet
iRADAR Sdn Bhd

15:00 – 15:20

Main Hall

Invited Talk 13

MINISTRY OF URBAN WELLBEING, HOUSING AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT’S (KPKT) ROLE AND INITIATIVES FOR BETTER SLOPE MANAGEMENT IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREAS
Ir. Ahmad Redza Ghulam Rasool
Director, Local Government Department,
Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Malaysia

15:20 – 15:40

Main Hall

Invited Talk 14

APPROACHES, ISSUES AND CHALLENGES ON HILLSLOPES DEVELOPMENT IN LOCAL AUTHORITY PERSPECTIVES
Ir. Hj. Zafrul Fazry Mohd Fauzi
Head of Slope Division, Engineering Department
Ampang Jaya Municipality Council, Kuala Lumpur

15:40 – 16:00

Main Hall

Invited Talk 15

INVESTIGATION, ASSESSMENT AND WARNING ZONATION OF LANDSLIDE IN THE MOUNTAINOUS REGION OF VIETNAM

Dr. Eng. Le Quoc Hung
Manager, VIGMR’s Stated-Funded Landslide Project
Vietnam Institute Geosciences and Mineral Resources (VIGMR)
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Hanoi Vietnam

16:00 – 16:20

 

Closing Speech

Venue: Main Hall, Razak Tower, UTM Kuala Lumpur

Dato’ Zakaria Mohamad
Project Manager – National Slope Hazard and Risk Mapping Project
Director, Department of Mineral and Geoscience (Selangor & Wilayah Persekutuan), Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Malaysia

16:20 – 16:50

Certificate Presentation

16:50 – 17:00

Photography Session – Scientific and Technical & Organizing Committee

17:00

Closing Drink
END OF SYMPOSIUM

 

OPENING CEREMONY FOR
INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON MULTI-HAZARD AND RISK 2015

Date: 23rd March 2015

Venue: Dewan Utama, UTM KL, Jalan Semarak

8.00 - 8.30 am

Conference Registration & Arrival of Guest

8.50 am

Arrival of  Honourable Dato’ Sri Dr. James Dawos Mamit
Deputy Minister
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

9.00am

Lagu ”Negaraku”
Doa Recital

9.05am

Welcoming Speech by Dr. Khamarrul Azahari Razak
Chair ISMHR 2015

9.15am

Opening Session by
Honourable Dato’ Sri Dr. James Dawos Mamit
Deputy Minister
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Multimedia Presentation

9.30-10.30am

Keynote Speech

”MULTI-HAZARD AND RISK ASSESSMENT: WHY IT IS SO DIFFICULT?”
Prof. Dr. Cees van Westen
Director United Nation University,
ITC School on Geoinformation for Disaster management,
University of Twente, the Netherlands

10.40am       

Presentation of Momentos
Photo Session

10.45am      

Visit to Exhibition Hall
Press Conference

11.00am      

Coffee-break & Disperse

Download Tentative Programme ISMHR2015