Operationalizing Resilience within Coastal Communities: Updates on USACE Comprehensive Study

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Hosted by The Infrastructure Security Partnership 

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Recorded Live
Thursday, August 14, 2014

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT

Over the past decade, the U.S. has seen an increase in the number of high-magnitude storm events causing massive destruction and an increase in sea level rise. Hurricanes Katrina, Irene and Sandy left expansive areas of death, devastation and an increasing need to build risk reduction infrastructure and resilience among coastline communities. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) North Atlantic Division joined officials from public and private sectors in a year-long comprehensive study to develop a framework for diminishing coastal storm damage. 

In this interactive webinar, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, North Atlantic Coastal Comprehensive Study Command Center, will brief attendees regarding approaches to mitigate flood risks in coastal communities; engage in an overview of the business case for resilient and sustainable communities; and hear the highlights of the $19.5 million North Atlantic Coast Comprehensive Study before it hits Congress! Click here to see the full program description and register today!

Who Should Attend:  

  • structural, mechanical and electrical engineers;
  • architects and landscape architects;
  • state agency officials;
  • risk and emergency managers;
  • public administrators;
  • county and urban planners;
  • infrastructure investors and financers (transportation, water/wastewater, energy, healthcare, cyber, telecommunciations,
    dam/levee, agriculture); and
  • business developers.




Moderator:                 Speaker:                                Industry Speaker: 
Bill Anderson              Amy Guise                          Brian Batten
Director & COO TISP  Chief, Planning Division        Senior Coastal Scientist 
                              USACE Baltimore District     & Technical Leader, 
                              Chief, North Atlantic Coastal   Dewberry
                              Comprehensive Study
                              Command Center



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