On Friday 13 September, dr. M.K. (Maarten van Aalst) will give his inaugural lecture. Maarten has been appointed full professor for ‘Spatial resilience for Disasters Risk Reduction’. The Prinses Margriet Research Chair was presented last year by the Red Cross and the University of Twente in the name of Princess Margriet on the occasion of her 75th birthday. The Prinses Margriet Research Chair is established within the Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) at the University of Twente.
For more information regarding inaugural lectures at the University of Twente: https://www.utwente.nl/en/academic-ceremonies/inaugural-lectures/