Designing, Planning and Paying for Resilience

When:
June 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm America/Chicago Timezone
2018-06-14T19:00:00-05:00
2018-06-14T20:30:00-05:00
Where:
Bioscience Research Collaborative
6500 Main St
Houston, TX 77005
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium

Leading national experts discuss flood mitigation strategies, how these strategies interact with broader planning efforts and communities, and how to best pay for this work. They will explore a range of site-specific mitigation strategies including low impact design, green infrastructure, and urban-scale green space preservation.

Moderator

  • Kyle Shelton, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Kinder Institute for Urban Research

Panelists

  • Isabelle Michele Sophie Anguelovski, Director, Barcelona Lab for Urban Environmental Justice & Sustainability
  • John Stewart Frey, Landscape & Urban Designer, Liveable Cities Lab, Ramboll Group
  • Shalini Vajjhala, Founder & CEO, re:focus partners
  • David Waggonner, President, Waggonner & Ball