LIVE Web Forum - Brexit and Implications for Businesses
Jul
21
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Brexit and Implications for Businesses

Join us on Thursday, July 21 at 11:00 AM Eastern for a discussion on Brexit and its implications for the private sector. Leading the discussion will be Joseph Lake, Global Economist at the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Robert Hall, London First Security & Resilience Network, and Dr. Nicholas Economides, Professor of Economics at New York University (NYU) Stern School of Business. You can register for the forum here: http://bit.ly/29JrtkS

LIVE Web Forum - Zika & Other Emerging Mosquito-Borne Diseases: Update and Potential Risk Mitigation Strategies
Apr
14
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Zika & Other Emerging Mosquito-Borne Diseases: Update and Potential Risk Mitigation Strategies

Join us on Thursday, April 14th at 11:00 AM Eastern for a discussion on Zika virus and other emerging mosquito-borne diseases, led by Kathryn Hanley, Ph.D. Dr. Hanley conducts cutting-edge research on the emergence and control of mosquito-borne viruses, including Zika, dengue and chikungunya. You can register here: http://bit.ly/1Va7UUD

Dec
16
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Dirty Bombs: An NYC Multi-Agency Perspective

Join us on December 16th at 11:00 AM Eastern for a discussion on dirty bombs, also known as radiological dispersion devices, and their potential impacts. This forum will be led by Mark Maiello of the New York City Department of Health, Robert Ingram of the Fire Department City of New York, Philip Karam of the New York City Police Department, and Eliot Calhoun of New York City Emergency Management. Register here: http://bit.ly/20Pstb3

LIVE Web Forum - Ever Rising Tides: Projected Impacts of Sea Level Rise in Coastal Urban Areas
Nov
12
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Ever Rising Tides: Projected Impacts of Sea Level Rise in Coastal Urban Areas

Join us on November 12th at 11:00 AM Eastern for a discussion on the impacts of sea level rise on cities by Dr. Michael Bruno, Dean at the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science.  

Dr. Bruno is the co-founder of multiple research centers of international importance at Stevens. Stevens has grown precipitously since Dr. Bruno came to the university in 1989, transforming from a storied teaching college into a research institute with global partnerships and critical facilities for study in the public interest. Along the way, Dr. Bruno has shown tremendous leadership ushering in the future while maintaining Stevens culture of intense student involvement and hands-on research opportunities for undergraduates. As Dean of the School and Engineering and Science, Dr. Bruno fosters curricula and research initiatives in the best interest of both students and the leading research faculty. 

Oct
15
Oct 16

Global Resilience Summit

Securing the Future of Our Cities & Establishing a Public-Private Network for Resilience

When: October 15-16, 2015

Where: London, United Kingdom

LIVE Web Forum - India's Heat Wave: Lessons Learned for World Cities
Aug
19
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - India's Heat Wave: Lessons Learned for World Cities

August 7, 2015

Join us on Wednesday, August 19th, 11 am Eastern for a Global Resilience Network LIVE Web Forum:India's Heat Wave: Lessons Learned for World Cities

Meredith Connolly, Climate and Energy attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council's India Initiative on climate change and clean energy, will be leading the discussion.

Ms. Connolly will give a briefing on lessons learned in India's recent heat wave and the creation of the country's first heat resilience strategy.

Since 2011, Ms. Connolly has advanced clean energy, environmental health and climate adaptation policies in the U.S. and India within NRDC's International Program and Energy Program. She worked with local partners and international experts to develop and implement India's first heat resilience plan and early warning system for extreme heat to protect communities in the city of Ahmedabad. 

 

 

 

Live Web Forum - Pandemic, Contagion & Ebola Update
Feb
26
11:00 am11:00

Live Web Forum - Pandemic, Contagion & Ebola Update

Dr. Mark Keim, Senior Science Advisor for the Office of the Director in the National Center for Environmental Health at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will lead this discussion and provide us with the latest news on pandemic / infectious disease.