The Austrian Disaster Research Days (ADRD2019) and the second DCNA (Disaster Competence Network Austria) working group meeting took place in Graz on 14th and 15th of October 2019. The MontEO team was represented by Florian Albrecht, who participated in the working group meeting on mass movements. The meeting was a good opportunity to discuss landslide-related issues and potential collaboration in disaster research with landslide experts from Austria.

The ADRD2019 provided a platform for networking among the public sector, private sector and scientists focused on security and disaster Research. The conference follows the longterm objective to unite competencies that make society less vulnerable to disasters.