Kinder Institute: Building A More Resilient Housing System

When:
March 27, 2018 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm America/Chicago Timezone
2018-03-27T08:30:00-05:00
2018-03-27T12:00:00-05:00
Where:
BakerRipley - Ripley House Neighborhood Center
4410 Navigation Blvd
Houston, TX 77011
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kinder Institute for Urban Research
(713) 348-4132

Local and national experts will discuss resilience strategies and how those strategies can shape our affordable housing system. This half-day event explores municipalities’ responses to acute disasters like Hurricane Harvey and approaches to long-term resilience planning.
Panel One: Post-Harvey, Learning from a Disaster
Panel Two: Resilience and Housing and Long-Term Planning

Panelists:
Marissa Aho, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Los Angeles
Jeff Hebert, Vice President for Adaptation & Resilience, The Water Institute of the Gulf
Elaine Morales, Design Manager, buildingcommunityWORKSHOP
Heather Muller, Senior Program Manager, CSH
Dr. Earthea Nance, Texas Southern University
Kathy Flanagan Payton, President, Fifth Ward Community Redevelopment Corporation
Susan Rogers, Director, University of Houston Community Design Resource Center

To register, visit www.eventbrite.com.