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4th World Congress on Disaster Management

01/29/2019 - 02/01/2019


The 4th World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM-2019) is being organized in Mumbai during 29th January – 1st February 2019 to deliberate on some of the most critical issues and challenges of implementation of the global frameworks on building resilience to disasters. Organized jointly by the Government of Maharashtra, Disaster Management Initiatives and Convergence Society (DMICS), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai, WCDM-2019 has been designed to be the largest assembly on disaster management outside the UN system.

Call for Papers:

WCDM 2019 shall open excellent opportunities for researchers to contribute their research papers for peer reviewed oral and poster presentations in different Thematic Sessions of the Congress. Each accepted full-length paper shall be published in Scopus-Indexed Conference Proceedings.

Call for papers Now Open
Last date for submission of abstracts 30 November 2018
Last date for intimation of acceptance of abstracts 10 December 2018
Last date for submission of full-length draft papers 15 January 2019
Papers presentation in the conference 29 January – 1 February 2019
Submission of full length final papers for review 31 March 2019
Acceptance of full-length papers for publication 31 May 2019


Registration fee:

Registration Type
Students /
Research Fellows
Governments / NGO’S /
Professionals /
Early Bird Registration
(Applicable up to 30th Nov, 2018)
₹ 2,000 * ₹ 4,000 * ₹ 6,000 *
Regular ₹ 2,500 * ₹ 5,000 * ₹ 7,500 *
Spot Registration ₹ 3,000 * ₹ 6,000 * ₹ 9,000 *

Your Registration Fee covers the following:

Entry to congress plenary and thematic sessions, special feature events and exhibition, Delegate Kit, Lunch and Refreshments during the congress, Gala Dinner on Inauguration Day and Compendium of Abstracts.
I. Registration and payment of fees is mandatory for all delegates including paper presenters.
ii. Registration fees does not include accommodation and travel.

* Above prices are exclusive of Transaction Charges.
# All students / Research fellows / Representatives of Governments / NGO’S and Academicians are required to submit valid Photo ID card issued by their respective Institutes / Organizations.


For Detail visit Organizers Website.


Disaster Management Initiatives and Convergence Society (DMICS)
Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai


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