Workshop "Landslide susceptibility and hazard assessment: Methods and case studies"

Modena, 2-3 March 2016

PROGRAMME (programme pdf)

Wednesday 2 March – Sala Riunioni 042, ground floor
8.30: Mauro Soldati (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
Introduction to the Workshop: aims and themes
8.40: Doriano Castaldini (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
Mud volcanoes in Emilia-Romagna: exploitation as geosites and hazard implications
9.00-13.00: Field visit
The mud volcanoes of Nirano and slope instability in the Torrente Fossa (Comune di Fiorano, Province of Modena) guided by Doriano Castaldini and Mauro Soldati (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
13.00-15.00: Lunch
15.00: Alessandro Ghinoi (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
Landslide hazard and risk assessment in Alta Badia Valley (Dolomites)
16.00: Marco Mulas (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
Monitoring of the Corvara landslide (Alta Badia Valley, Dolomites) and hazard implications
16.30: Discussion

Thursday 3 March – Sala Riunioni 050, second floor
10.00-10.30: Christos Chalkias (Harokopio University, Athens)
Landslide susceptibility assessment and mapping with the use of GIS
10.30-11.00: Alessandro Pasuto (CNR-IRPI Padua) and Mauro Soldati (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
Multidisciplinary investigations aiming at coastal landslide hazard assessment in Malta
11.00-11.20: Stefano Devoto (University of Trieste)
Long-term monitoring of coastal landslides along the NW coast of Malta
11.20-11.50: Coffee break
11.50-12.10: Matteo Mantovani (CNR-IRPI Padua)
Landslide susceptibility modeling assisted by Persistent Scatterers Interferometry (PSI)
12.10-12.30: Mariacristina Prampolini (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
From landslide susceptibility to landslide hazard assessment: the example of the NW coast of Malta
12.30-14.30: Lunch
14.30-15.00: Paola Coratza (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia)
Geomorphosites and hazards: issues and perspectives
15.00-17.00: Round table – Landslide hazard issues and perspectives of future joint research projects