Urgent Threats Forum 2016: Summary Report

On June 7-8, 2016, leaders from the private and public sectors, non-governmental organizations, critical infrastructure and academia attended the Urgent Threats Forum in New York City to discuss a wide range of risks that affect global cities. These included severe weather, terrorism, infrastructure dependencies and interdependencies, cyber-attacks and insider threats, infectious disease and earthquakes. Participants also discussed strategies to mitigate the impacts of these risks. You can read a summary of the forum here.