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8th REA Symposium: Embracing Resilience: Scaling up and Speeding up

The 8th Resilience Engineering Association’s Symposium on Resilience Engineering will be hosted at Linnaeus University, Kalmar, Sweden, 24th -27th June 2019.

Program overview

Workshops and tutorials

The symposium program will host a series of workshops aiming at presenting and discussing in depth several topics in the field of Resilience Engineering and related knowledge domains and disciplines.

The workshops are set up to allow group dynamics and interaction, provide an open platform to discuss several topics in depth and are aimed at a diverse and cross discipline audience.

Kalmar Maritime Academy. Photography: Urban Anjar
Kalmar Maritime Academy. Photo: Urban Anjar

The workshop will be organized at the conference venue, Monday 24th June 2019.


The symposium will feature a mixture of plenary and parallel sessions, as well as think tanks.

Young Talents Program

The Young Talent Program is a one day workshop for Masters and PhD students within the field of Resilience Engineering. During the workshop, successful applicants will have the opportunity to present their work to, and receive feedback from, prominent researchers in the field.

Participants also are invited to attend the REA symposium and will present results of the workshop in an exclusive session at the symposium. Students selected for the workshop will be provided a sponsorship for travel and lodging, and waived the symposium registration fee.

Important dates:

  • 1 October 2018 - Registration and paper submission opens at the symposium homepage
  • 10 January 2019 - Deadline for abstract and workshop submissions and also deadline for Young Talent program applications
  • 1 March 2019 - Deadline for early bird registration
  • 20 April 2019 - Deadline for full paper submission


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