---The Debris Flow Association(www.debrisflow.ru) invites you and your colleagues to participate in the 4th International Conference “Debris Flows: Disasters, Risks, Forecast, Protection” which will take place in Irkutsk, Russia, followed by field workshop in Arshan village. The conference will be organized by the Institute of the Earth’s Crust SB RAS and by the V.B. Sochava Institute of Geography SB RAS.
Topics of the Conference
• Debris flows: a global and regional analysis • Debris disasters of different genesis in recent years • Risk assessment and debris flow forecast • Mechanics and model study of debris flows • Characteristics of nature management, engineering surveys, floods protection measures and numerical techniques for the design and construction in the debris flow areas
Program of the Conference
• Plenary presentations • Oral presentations • Poster presentations • Discussions • Field workshop Conference sessions will take place September 6 and 7, 2016.
It is supposed that a field workshop will be held on September 8–10, 2016 at the bottom of the Tunka Goltsy in Arshan village of Tunkinskii district, Republic of Buryatia, at the site of the debris flows release on July 28, 2014 and passage of the water-rock flow along the river Kyngyrga on July 14, 2015.
Russia, Irkutsk: - 128 Lermontova st., Institute of the Earth’s Crust SB RAS - 1 Ulan-Batorskaya, V. B. Sochava Institute of Geography SB RAS field workshop will be held on September 810, 2016 at the bottom of the Tunka Goltsy in Arshan village of Tunkinskii district, Republic of Buryatia, at the site of the debris flows release on July 28, 2014 and passage of the water-rock flow along the river Kyngyrga on July 14, 2015.Working languages of the conference: Russian and English.
-Deadline of the applications for participation in the Conference December 25, 2015. (Such tight deadline is due to the necessity of quick preparation of the conference program, attached to grant application for financial support of the conference).-Deadline for the abstracts submission April 15, 2016.-Arrival of participants to Irkutsk September 5, 2016.-International Conference September 67, 2016.-Field workshop in Arshan village of Tunkinskii district, Republic of Buryatia September 810, 2016.
Departure of participants of the International Conference September 1011, 2016.