Engineering for Climate Extremes: Agenda

Monday, June 19 - 3:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Mesa Lab - 1850 Table Mesa Drive, Boulder, CO  80305

Driving directions to Mesa Lab can be found here

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

3:45 PM - 4:05 PM

4:05 PM - 5:30 PM

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Welcome - Scott Rayder, Senior Advisor to the UCAR President

Keynote Address - Roger Pulwarty, Senior Scientist, NOAA  

Ignite Talks - Series of 4-minute talks from ECEP Workshop Participants (Ignite speaker line-up)

Networking - Workshop Participants, NCAR Tree Plaza

Tuesday, June 20 - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Foothills Laboratory - 3450 Mitchell Land, Boulder, CO  80301

Driving directions to Foothills Lab can be found here

Morning

 

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM


10:00 AM - 10:20 AM

10:20 AM - 10:50 AM

10:50 AM - 12:00 PM

Registration and networking
Welcome/Logistics/Overview - Mari Tye, ECEP Project Lead and Greg Holland, Director Capacity Center for Climate & Weather Extremes (C3WE)  
Considering Extreme Events from a National Security Perspective - Robb Randall, Senior Climate Scientist, 14th Weather Squadron
Closing the loop: An insurer's role in improving community resiliencePeter Chan, Manager Weather Services, IAG (Insurance Australia Group)  

BREAK

How the Construction Industry Mitigates and Adapts to Risks from Climate and Weather Extremes - Paul Little, CEO, Alston Construction Company, Inc, Willy Accame, Environmental Director, Panattoni Development Company, Inc.
Global Risk, Resilience and Impacts Toolbox Demo - Cindy Bruyère, Deputy Director, C3WE and Rich Loft, Director, Technology Development, NCAR

Afternoon

 

12:00 PM - 12:10 PM
              
12:10 PM - 1:45 PM

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
3:20 PM - 3:30 PM
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM      

 

Speed Dating explanation and sign up (sign up for speed-dating sessions over lunch)

(Working) Lunch

Speed Dating (3 sessions, 12-minutes each)
Report back from Speed Dating
Coffee Break
Reconvene: Breakout Session Overview
Breakout Session - Breakout into four groups, focused on four different questions
Reconvene, report out on Breakouts

Wrap up

Participant List Workshop participant list available - names, titles, and organizations.