Smart Governance Seminar & PhD Defense Jeroen Wolbers

We cordially invite you to our Smart Governance seminar ‘Coordination and Boundaries in Crisis Management’ on Thursday January 7th, in the VU Main Building, room Agora 1.

The seminar is organized by the Smart Disaster Governance research group based at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Three international experts, professor David Allen, professor Paul Carlile and professor John Lammers, will reflect on the workshop theme based on their own research experience. In addition, the researchers of the Smart Disaster Governance group will discuss their recent insights. Due to our international guests the seminar will be held in English.

After the lunch the PhD defense ceremony of Jeroen Wolbers will take place, based on his dissertation: “Drawing the Line. Cross-boundary Coordination Processes in Emergency Management”. The ceremony starts at 13:45 in the aula of the VU. You are also cordially invited to this ceremony. The participants of the seminar will receive a copy of the dissertation.

The detailed program will be shared at a later stage. If you are interested you can contact Jeroen Wolbers via j.j.wolbers [ at ]