Dr. Cristina Longo

    Dr. Cristina Longo is Research Programme Administrator at the European Commission – Research Executive Agency in the Unit “Safeguarding Secure Society” where she manages H2020 projects covering different security areas such as crisis management, CBRNe, disaster resilience and fight against crime and terrorism. Previously, she was a scientific project officer at the EC Joint Research Centre and before a researcher at the University “Roma Tre” where she obtained her Ph.D. in Electronic Engineering.

    Keynote speech
    “Disaster-Resilience Societies – The impact of H2020 research”

    State of play and way ahead of the EU H2020 research programme to strengthen capacities in disaster risk and crisis management and increase resilience of citizens and infrastructures in a world where the risks of man-made and natural disasters are ever-growing.