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Alfred Olfert

Geographer

Research Associate

Tel. +49 351 4679 239
A.Olfert[im]ioer.de

Research topics

Sustainability of couppled infrastructures, Climate Change Adaptation, Flood Risk Management, individual risk reduction

Scientific Project Management/Research Management (Training at the Center for Science & Research Management in Speyer, 2009)

Professional Experience

Since 2003
research associate at IOER

2002/2003
Science-coordinator at the Saxon State Agency for Agriculture

2001/2002
Free lance project coordinator for Deutsche Umwelthilfe

2001
Diplom in Geography, Technische Universität Dresden, with focus on Forest Ecology, Soil Protection and Soil Restoration, Landscape Planning

Current projects

TRAFIS - Transformation towards resource efficient and resilient infrastructures – The case of coupled infrastructure. Systematization and sustainability check for innovative coupled infrastructures. Project coordination.

Finished projects

Freistaat Sachsen: Vulnerabilitätsstudie Sachsen: Ermittlung und Priorisierung integrativer Risiken und Chancen des Klimawandels in Sachsen unter Berücksichtigung klimarelevanter Sensitivitäten, vorhandener Anpassungskapazitäten und bestehender Landschaftsfunktionen" (Vvus)

BMBF, KLIMZUG Modellvorhaben: Entwicklung und Erprobung eins integrierten regionalen Klimaanpassungsprogramms für die Modellregion Dresden (REGKLAM). Scientific project management.

EU, FP 6: Integrated Flood Risk Analysis and Management Methodologies (FLOODsite), Executive project coordination Task 12

EU, FP 5: Urban River Basin Enhancement Methods (URBEM)

EU, ESPON: The spatial effects and management of natural and technological hazards in general and in relation to climate change (ESPON HAZARDS)