2nd IFIP Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction (ITDRR 2017)
UNWE
Sofia, Bulgaria
OCTOBER
25 - 27th, 2017

Conference Committees

Conference Committees

General Chairperson: 

Yuko Murayama, Prof. Dr.

IFIP Vice President

Japan

Program Committee Co-Chairs: 

Dimiter Velev, Prof. Dr. University of National and World Economy (IFIP TC5) Bulgaria

Tilo Mentler, Prof. Dr.

University of Luebeck

Germany

Finance Chair:

Eduard Dundler

IFIP Secretary

Austria

Publicity Chair:

Jun Sasaki, Prof. Dr.

Iwate Prefectural University

Japan

Steering Committee: 

Diane Whitehouse, Prof. Dr.

IFIP TC9 : ICT and Society Chair

UK

Erich Neuhold, Prof. Dr.

IFIP TC5 : Information Technology Application Former Chair

Austria

Jose J. Gonzalez, Prof. Dr.

University of Agder

Norway

A Min Tjoa, Prof. Dr.

IFIP Honorary Secretary

Austria

Plamena Zlateva, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

ISER – Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Bulgaria

Local Arrangment Chair:

Plamena Zlateva, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

ISER – Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Bulgaria

Program Committee:

Andreas Karcher, Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Universität der Bundeswehr

Germany

Benny Benyamin Nasution, Dr. Politeknik Negeri Medan Indonesia

Chrisantha Silva, Dr.

Computer Society of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Denis Trcek, Prof. Dr.

University of Ljubljana

Slovenia

Edgar Weipel

Secure Business Austria

Austria

Eliot Rich, Prof. Dr.

University at Albany

USA

Elsa Negre, Dr.

Lamsade – Université Paris – Dauphine

France

Frederick Benaben, Prof. Dr.

École Nationale Supérieure des Mines d’Albi-Carmaux

France

Gabriela Marín-Raventós, Prof. Dr.

IFIP Councillor

Costa Rica

Gansen Zhao, Prof. Dr.

South China Normal University

China

Gerald Quirchmayr, Prof. Dr.

University of Vienna

Austria

Hans J. Scholl, Prof. Dr. University of Washington USA

Henrik Eriksson, Prof. Dr.

Linköping University

Sweden

Hsin-Hung Wu, Prof. Dr.

National Changhua University of Education

Taiwan

Hyenyoung Yoon, Prof. Dr. Seoul National University Korea

Jaziar Radianti, Dr.

University of Agder

Norway

Josune Hernantes, Prof. Dr.

University of Navarra

Spain

Julie Dugdale, Prof. Dr.

University of Grenoble

France

Jun-Seok Ioseph Hwang, Prof. Dr. Seoul National University Korea

Kai Ranenberg, Prof. Dr.

IFIP Vice President

Germany

Kaninda Musumbu, Prof. Dr.

Université Bordeaux

France

Kim Hee Dong, Prof. Dr.

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Korea

Kyungsoo Pyo, Dr.

National Disaster Management Research Institute Korea

Leire Labaka, Prof. Dr.

University of Navarra

Spain

Mariki Eloff, Prof. Dr.

University of South Africa

South Africa

Mariyana Nikolova, Prof. Dr.

NIGGG - BAS

Bulgaria

Michinori Hatayama, Prof. Dr.

Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University

Japan

Mihoko Sakurai, Dr.

University of Agder

Norway

Mike Diver, Prof. Dr. Australian Computer Society Australia

Monika Buscher, Prof. Dr.

Lancaster University

UK

Murali Krishna Penmetsa , Prof. Dr.

Gokaraju Rangaraju Inst. of Engineering and Technology

India

Murray Turoff, Prof. Dr.

New Jersey Institute of Technology

USA

Norberto Patrignani, Prof. Dr.

Politecnico di Torino

Italy

Naoto Matsumoto, Prof. Dr.

Sakura Internet Research Center

Japan

Nariyoshi Yamai, Prof. Dr.

Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Japan

Nirit Bernstein, Prof. Dr.

Institute of Soil, Water and Environmental Science

Israel

Orhan Altan, Prof. Dr.

Istanbul Technical University Turkey
Panagiotis Aposporis, Col. Crisis Management and Disaster Response Centre of Excellence Greece

Patrick Letouze, Prof.Dr.

Universidade Federal do Tocantins

Brazil

Rajan Raj Pant, Dr.

Chairman of Information Technology Security Emergency Response Team

Nepal

Saji Baby, Dr.

GEO International Environmental Consultation Co.

Kuwait

Sergei Kavun, Prof. Dr. University of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine Ukraine
Sergei Ohrimenco, Prof. Dr. Laboratory of Information Security, AESM Moldova

Shi Yizhe, Dr.

Shenyang University of Chemical Technology

China

Shunsuke Fujieda, Prof. Dr.

University of Tokyo

Japan

Starr Roxanne Hiltz, Prof. Dr.

New Jersey Institute of Technology

USA

Stewart James Kowalski, Prof. Dr.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Norway

Tadeusz Czachorski, Prof. Dr.

Institute of Theoretical and Applied Informatics – PAS

Poland

Tao Bo, Dr.

Earthquake Administration of Beijing Municipality

China

Tetsuo Noda, Prof. Dr.

Shimane University

Japan

Tatsuya Yamazaki, Prof. Dr. Niigata Univeristy Japan
Tullio Tanzi, Prof. Dr. Telecom ParisTech France

Vassil Roussinov, Col.

Crisis Management and Disaster Response Centre of Excellence

Bulgaria

Victor Amadeo Bañuls Silvera, Prof. Dr.

Universidad Pablo de Olavide

Spain

Victor de Pous

IFIP Legal Council

Netherlands

Wang Guoxin, Prof. Dr.

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Dalian University of Technology

China
Wei-Sen Li, Dr., Secretary General National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction Taiwan

Wolfgang Reinhardt, Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Universität der Bundeswehr

Germany

Youwei Sun, Prof. Dr.

Earthquake Administration of Beijing Municipality

China

Yoshitaka Shibata, Prof. Dr.,Vice President

Iwate Prefectural University

Japan

Yutaka Kikuchi, Prof. Dr.

Kochi University of Technology

Japan

Zong Xuejun, Prof. Dr.

Shenyang University of Chemical Technology

China