Events

Training on rockfall modelling in Chexbres (CH), May 2017

  On 16 and 17 May 2017, ecorisQ organises the 10th training course on rockfall hazard assessement using the rockfall trajectory simulation model Rockyfor3D. The course will be held in the...

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Benefits of membership

ecorisQ is an international association of natural hazard risk professionals. It endeavours to promote transparency and reproducibility in natural hazard and risk analyses and aims to establish a global network that works on sustainable solutions in natural hazard protection.   

Membership offers clear value and includes:

  • Involvement in a young, vibrant and ambitious international network
  • A members-only internet portal with free acces to tools (a.o. Rockyfor3D, FINT), publications and technical information
  • New business referrals and development through global reach and the possibility to be part of interdisciplinary consortiums
  • Opportunities to participate in ecorisQ conferences and training courses
  • Be active in special interest groups and help developing standards and guidelines; take part in meetings, discuss important issues and exchange information with colleagues from all over the world
  • Become part of a collective voice on important issues in natural hazard risk management
  • The opportunity to both advance your own cause and to strengthen common action in overcoming barriers to a more sustainable future

Who can become a member?

  • Individuals (non-professionals supporting the goals of ecorisQ)
  • Students
  • Professionals and organisations (independent consultants, companies, governmental agencies, schools/universities, research institutes, NGOs)

Membership fee

Individual Membership (non-professionals and students)                               1 consultative vote in the association 100 CHF/year
Professional Membership 1 (independant consultants and organisations with max. 5 employees); 1 representative vote in the association 200 CHF/year
Professional Membership 2 (organisations with max. 100 employees)
up to 2 representative votes in the association
300 CHF/year
Professional Membership 3 (organisations with more than 100 employees)
up to 3 representative votes in the association
400 CHF/year

Following many international NGOs, ecorisQ operates a High / Low Income Country classification. Individuals and Organisations from other than High Income Countries - with a per capita income of less than US$ 12,615 - will benefit from a discount of up to 50% on their membership fees. See http://data.worldbank.org/

The membership runs on an annual basis from January to December. Depending on when you join in the year, the following will apply:

  • January - September: the full membership fee (12 months) for the current year will be charged to you.
  • October - December: the last three months of the current year are for free; the full membership fee for the following year will be charged to you

How to apply?

Please fill out the Membership Application Form