Workshop : Evaluation des risques pour les risques naturels majeurs dans la Caraïbes

 You are kindly invited to participate in the Workshop
"FIRST INTERNATIONAL CARIBBEAN WAVES : RISK EVALUATION OF NATURAL HAZARDS IN THE CARIBBEAN" which will be held in Pointe-a-Pitre (Guadeloupe, F.W.I., Lesser Antilles) on December 9-10, 2008.
The session is a unique opportunity for geophysicists, geologists, oceanographers and coastal engineers to discuss together Marine Natural
Hazards (tsunami, cyclones, flooding) in the Lesser Antilles.
All aspects of descriptions of historical events, results of field surveys and numerical simulations of past events, prediction and mitigation of possible events risk assessment and early warning systems will be in the focus of the Workshop.


The meeting will be held in Hotel Creole Beach


People who wish to participate in this workshop are requested to send email
to address  : or


No registration fee. Coffee breaks and lunch and dinner will be offered for
all participants.


If you are interested by the workshop, I will appreciate your feedback with
the possible title of your presentation and also a short response such as :


- Yes I will participate and will be able to cover my trip

- Yes I would like to participate but will not be able to cover my trip


Please feel free to distribute this announcement around you.


Best regards,

Narcisse Zahibo, Professor

Head of Laboratory LPAT-GEOL, Physics department

UFR Sciences Exactes et Naturelles

Campus de Fouillole, 97159 Pointe-a-Pitre Cedex



Tel. : 05 90 48 31 07 (from France and F.W.I.) / +590 590 48 31 07 (from

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