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ResilientAmerica Roundtable

State of Resilience Leadership Forum and Community Workshop

June 28-29, 2016
National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C.
 

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - Leadership Forum

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The leadership forum will bring together federal agency leaders, mayors, and those with demonstrated resilience leadership from industry and nonprofit organizations to discuss effective efforts that enhance resilience, ways to incentivize resilience, and how today’s actions in building resilience may pay dividends in the future.

2:00 pm    
Welcome and Introductions / Setting the Resilience Landscape
                               C. Dan Mote, President, National Academy of Engineering

2:15 pm    
Building Resilience at the National Level
                        Moderator: Andrea Seabrook, DC Bureau Chief and Senior Editor, MarkeNational Public Radio

                        - Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency 
                        - Michael Berkowitz, President, 100 Resilient Cities at the Rockefeller Foundation

3:15 pm     Building Resilience at the Local Level
                        Moderator: Andrea Seabrook, DC Bureau Chief and Senior Editor, Marketplace, National Public Radio
 
                        - County Commissioner Chip LaMarca, Broward County, FL
                        - Mayor Ben McAdams, Salt Lake County 
                        -
Mayor Michael Seibert, Joplin, MO 

4:15 pm     Private Sector Incentives and Investments in Community Resilience 
                        Moderator: Andrea Seabrook, DC Bureau Chief and Senior Editor, Marketplace, National Public Radio

                        - Ray Bonilla, Jr., Senior Director, IT Resiliency Management, Kaiser Permanente
                        - Paul Nicholas, Senior Director, Microsoft Global Security Strategy & Diplomacy
                        - Lynn Scarlett, Global Managing Director, The Nature Conservancy 

5:00 pm    
Closing Remarks
                        Lieutenant General Thomas P. Bostick, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

5:10 pm     Thank you and Adjourn
                        Lauren Alexander Augustine, Director of Office of Special Projects and Director of Program on Risk, Resilience, and Extreme Events, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

5:15 pm     Evening Reception, Great Hall


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - Community Workshop


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The Community Workshop will bring together experts and community practitioners and stakeholders from across the nation to share solutions to the most pressing challenges decision makers must overcome to build community resilience.

9:00 am    
Welcome and Introductions 
                        Richard E. Bissell, Executive Director, Division on Policy and Global Affairs, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

9:10 am     Setting the Stage for the Community Workshop
                        Moderator: Arrietta Chakos, Principal, Urban Resilience Strategies 

                   
      - Lauren Alexander Augustine, Director of Office of Special Projects and Director of Program on Risk, Resilience, and Extreme Events, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
                         - Andrew R. Brenner, Senior Manager, Global Communications, 100 Resilient Cities at the Rockefeller Foundation
                         - Roy E. Wright, Deputy Associate Administrator for Mitigation, Federal Emergency Management Agency

9:30 am    
Panel I – Engaging with Diverse Populations
                        Moderator: Lori Peek, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Co-Director of the Center for Disaster and Risk Analysis, Colorado State University
 
                        -  June Kailes, Disability Policy Consultant and Associate Director and Adjunct Associate Professor, Harris Family Center for Disability and Health Policy, Western University of Health Science 
                        - Nick Kushner, Program Analyst, Office of the Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services, District of Columbia Government 
                        - Robin Pfohman, Program Manager, Community Resilience + Equity, Public Health, Seattle and King County

10:30 am   BREAK

10:45 am   Breakout Session 1 – Healthy Communities
                        Moderator: Natalie Grant, Program Analyst, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

                        - Jeanne Herb, Associate Director, Environmental Analysis and Communications Group, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University
                        - Nick Macchione, Health and Human Services Director, San Diego County 

                   Breakout Session 2 – Building Partnerships and Coalitions
                        Moderator: Jane Cage, Community Disaster Recovery Leader for Joplin and Managing Partner at InsightFive22 

                        - Dan Burger, Director, Coastal Services Division, South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and Chair of the Charleston Resilience Network
                        - Miriam Chion, Planning and Research Director, Association of Bay Area Governments


                   Breakout Session 3 – Measuring Resilience
                        Moderator: Joshua Barnes, Director for Preparedness Policy, National Security Council, The White House

                        - Andrea Larson, Business Process and Data Analyst, City of Minneapolis
                        - Molly O’Donnell, Resiliency Environmental Planner and Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery Infrastructure Program Coordinator, City of Longmont

12:00 pm   Lunch

1:00 pm     Panel II – Climate Adaptation and Resilience 
                        Moderator: William Solecki, Professor, Department of Geography, Hunter College-City University of New York 

                         - Erika Lindsey, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Recovery and Resiliency, New York City Mayor’s Office
                         - Jennifer Molloy, Green Infrastructure Coordinator, Water Permits Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 
                         -
Kathy McLeod, Director of Global Risk Reduction and Resilience, The Nature Conservancy

2:00 pm     Panel III - Incentivizing Resilience
                        Moderator: Kevin Long, Emergency Management Specialist, Strategy Branch, Integration Office, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, Federal Emergency Management Agency 

                        - Sandi Fowler, Assistant City Manager, City of Cedar Rapids 
                        - Alex Kaplan, Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships, Swiss Re
                        - Sarene Marshall, Executive Director, Center for Sustainability, Urban Land Institute 

 
3:00 pm    From Discussion to Action: Looking to the Future
                         Moderator: Arrietta Chakos, Principal, Urban Resilience Strategies 

                        - Gerald E. Galloway, Jr., Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor of Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park
                        - Linda Langston, Director of Strategic Relations, National Association of Counties
                        - Lori Peek, Associate Professor of Sociology and Co-Director of the Center for Disaster and Risk Analysis, Colorado State University

3:45 pm    Final Remarks and Adjourn
                       Lauren Alexander Augustine, Director of Office of Special Projects and Director of Program on Risk, Resilience, and Extreme Events, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine


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