LIVE Web Forum - The Next Four Years: Update on Syria and the Region
Jan
10
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - The Next Four Years: Update on Syria and the Region

Join us on Tuesday, January 10 at 11 AM Eastern for a live web forum on The Next Four Years: Update on Syria and the Region. Dr. Mathew J. Burrows, who serves as the director of the Atlantic Council's Strategic Foresight Initiative in the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, will be leading the discussion. You can register for the forum here: http://bit.ly/2gbjMs8


LIVE Web Forum - Apple vs. the FBI: The Inevitable Clash and its Global Ramifications
Nov
15
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Apple vs. the FBI: The Inevitable Clash and its Global Ramifications

Join us on Tuesday, November 15th at 11 AM Eastern for a web forum on Apple vs. the FBI: The Inevitable Clash and its Global Ramifications. Karen J. Greenberg, Director of the Center on National Security at Fordham University, and a noted expert on national security, terrorism, and civil liberties will lead the discussion. You can register for the forum here: http://bit.ly/2dslXn9

LIVE Web Forum - Vital Strategies & Approaches to Integrating Cyber-Security with Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
Oct
18
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Vital Strategies & Approaches to Integrating Cyber-Security with Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

Join us on Tuesday, October 18th at 11:00 AM Eastern for a live web forum on strategies and approaches to integrating cyber-security with disaster recovery and business continuity. Dr. Nader Mehravari, Chief Scientist at Axio, Inc., and the chair of the Advisory Council at Cornell University School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, will lead the discussion. You can register for the forum here: http://bit.ly/2cCbad9

LIVE Web Forum - Large-Scale Involuntary Migration: Causes & Impacts on Urban Areas
Aug
16
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Large-Scale Involuntary Migration: Causes & Impacts on Urban Areas

Join us on Tuesday, August 16th at 11:00 AM Eastern for a discussion on mass migration and its impacts on urban areas. Professor Panu Poutvaara, PhD, Director of the Ifo Center for International Institutional Comparisons and Migration Research, will lead the discussion. 

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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. 

This event has ended. You can access a recording of the forum here. You can read a summary of the forum here.

LIVE Web Forum - Hurricane Season 2016: What to Expect & How to Prepare
May
17
11:00 am11:00

LIVE Web Forum - Hurricane Season 2016: What to Expect & How to Prepare

Join us on Tuesday, May 17th at 11:00 AM Eastern for a discussion on the 2016 hurricane season including what to expect and how to prepare, led by Bryan Norcross, Senior Executive Director of Weather Content and Presentation, and Senior Hurricane Specialist at The Weather Channel. 

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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. 

This event has ended. You can read a summary of the web forum here. You can watch the whole forum here

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

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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. 

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Global Resilience Summit
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. 

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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. 

This event has ended.