During the inaugural meeting, the following co-chairs were elected:


Margreth Keiler

Institute of Geography

University of Bern, Switzerland

margreth.keiler [at]


Sanja Faivre

Department of Geography

University of Zagreb, Croatia

sfaivre [at]


Secretary General:

Sven Fuchs

Institute of Mountain Risk Engineering

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria

sven.fuchs [at]


Steering Board members:

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