Dr. Ioannis Dokas is an Associate Professor in Systems Safety Engineering at the Civil Engineering Department of the Democritus University of Thrace. He is also a Member of the Board of Directors of the Safety Consultant company Management Force Group and is associate editor of Safety Science, a leading scientific journal published by Elsevier focused on safety research. Ioannis worked for eight years in leading German and Irish research institutes. His research is focused on, but is not limited to, systems safety, systems theoretic approaches, hazard analysis, accident models and investigation techniques, early warning systems and services, proactive risk management, and crisis management. He is also the head of the Risk and Resilience Assessment Center project at the Democritus University of Thrace.
Tools and methods for the conception and design of a Decision Support System for Disaster
Prevention and Mitigation. In this workshop, participants will define the needs and specifications and actually design an innovative socio-technical system aimed at supporting decisions for the prevention and mitigation of natural and technological disasters in their area of interest.