Symposia 4-6: Building Resilience Series
Urban Crisis Resilience | Disaster Resilience | Resilient Resource Use

The next Frontiers of Development symposium will take place in February 2020 in Istanbul and will focus on disaster resilience. More information on this symposium will be available in due course. To register interest in attending this symposium, or future symposia in this series, please complete the expression of interest form here

Frontiers of Development will hold three symposia under the overarching theme of 'Building Resilience'. The first symposium in this series was held in partnership with Heriot-Watt and took place in July 2019 at the university's Malaysia campus. The second and third symposia in the series will be held in February 2020 and July 2020, and will focus on disaster resilience and resilient resource use respectively. 

The programme brings together early-mid career participants from engineering, medical, social and natural science backgrounds across industry, academia, government and NGOs, for 2.5 day symposia with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the heart. 

Please note, the Academy will cover all costs of travel, accommodation and subsistence related to this event.