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Videos of Live Webcasts
State of Leadership Forum-Elected Officials PanelJune 28-29, 2016
State of Resilience Leadership Forum and Community Workshop
The ResilientAmerica Roundtable hosted this event which brought together policymakers and stakeholders at the federal, state and local levels to consider the results of years of investment, experimentation and research in community resilience and discuss what works, what doesn’t and what should happen next in this resilience arena.
Insurance - Lecture Room - Expert MeetingJuly 9 - 10, 2015
Expert Meeting The Role of Disaster Insurance in Improving Resilience
This event brought together experts to discuss ways that insurance can be a powerful tool to enhance communities' resilience to floods and earthquakes.
Cicerone - Sullivan - WitteJune 23, 2015
Building Resilience through Science
Dr. Kathryn D. Sullivan (NOAA), The Honorable Samuel Adams (World Resources Institute), and Dr. Ralph J. Cicerone (National Academy of Sciences) sat down for an armchair discussion about building resilience through science. Mr. Joseph Witte (NASA Goddard) moderated this conversation.
Image for Workshop PageSeptember 5, 2014
Measures of Community Resilience: From Lessons Learned to Lessons Applied
The Resilient America Roundtable hosted a workshop that focused on the types of indicators that exist for measuring resilience, and which indicators communities might use and why.
 Power Grid LinesJuly 24 - 25, 2014
Improving Power System Resilience in the 21st Century
This event was presented in collaboration with the National Academies’ Resilient America Roundtable and the Board on Energy and Environmental Systems in collaboration with EPRI and NARUC