Researchers Meeting Information

We will convene the 2022 Researchers Meeting on the afternoon of Wednesday, July 13 and through the day on Thursday, July 14 following the 47th Annual Natural Hazards Research and Applications Workshop.

The 2022 Researchers Meeting will focus on the theme of Back to the Field? Hazards and Disaster Research Following the Pandemic. Plenary and thematic sessions will address questions related to how the pandemic has altered approaches to hazards and disaster research, while also considering the potential long-term consequences of COVID-19 on the research enterprise and communities that face disasters. Researchers from all disciplines and all career stages are encouraged to submit abstracts for presentation.

Call for Abstracts

Abstract submissions are now being accepted through January 10, 2022. Please visit the Researchers Meeting overview page for more information.

2022 Researchers Meeting Registration Rates

General Registration


This meeting is open to all members of the hazards and disasters community. Registration for the Researchers Meeting can be added to the Natural Hazards Workshop registration or at a stand-alone rate. Both options will soon be available via the Workshop registration page.

All participants, including those listed on the program, must register for the meeting. Speaker discounts are not available for the Researchers Meeting.

Please make sure that you are signed up for updates so you will be alerted when registration goes live.

Meeting Details

The Researchers Meeting will take place at the Omni Interlocken Hotel at 500 Interlocken Boulevard, Broomfield, Colorado. Those attending both the Natural Hazards Workshop and the Researchers Meeting can register and arrange accommodations for both events concurrently. Please visit the registration page for more details.


Rooms are available at the Omni Interlocken, Renaissance Flatiron, and Comfort Inn Hotels, with shuttle service from the Renaissance to the Omni. When booking, please indicate that you are making a reservation as part of the Natural Hazards Workshop. Visit the accommodations page to learn more!


A Wednesday evening reception, a light breakfast and a lunch on Thursday, and coffee breaks are included in the price of the Researchers Meeting registration. Additionally, lunch on Wednesday afternoon will be held in the outdoor pavilion and is available for purchase. Please choose the Wednesday lunch on the registration form if you would like to participate.

Questions about registration should be directed to Jeffrey Gunderson at