Lessons from Hurricane Irma for Increasing Resilience
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
1 p.m. - 5 p.m. EST
Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
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Bapa is co sponsoring this event with Florida Atlantic University. In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, stakeholders and decision-makers are responding to and examining the storm’s impacts on Florida. To facilitate this discussion, the Center for Urban & Environmental Solutions (CUES) at Florida Atlantic University will convene a summit, Lessons from Hurricane Irma for Increasing Resilience: From Practice to Revising Plans and Policy .
1:15 – 2:15 pm Panel: Evacuation
Brian Wolshon/Louisiana State University, Scott Parr/Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Evangelos Kaiser/ Florida Atlantic University, John Renne/ FAU
2:15 – 3:15 pm Panel: Sheltering
Jason Tudor/AARP (invited), Peter Newman/ FL Emergency Coordination Officer (invited), Lauree Simmons/Big Dog Ranch Rescue, Jeff Huber/FAU
3:30 – 5:00 pm Panel & Facilitated Discussion: Lessons, Policy Actions, and Research Needs
Mayor Josh Levy/City of Hollywood, Karl Kim/University of Hawaii
Josh LevyMayor City of Hollywood Florida
Lauree SimmonsLauree Simmons, President of Big Dog Ranch Rescue.
Scott ParrEmory Riddle Aeronautical University
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