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Second Disaster Resilience Workshop – July 30, 2014 in Hoboken, NJ

Purpose:

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, MD, will host the second workshop with the Stevens Institute in Hoboken, NJ on July 30, 2014.

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This workshop will be a working meeting for sector-based resilience experts and leaders to directly contribute to the Disaster Resilience Framework document. An updated draft will be available a week or so prior to the workshop

Who should attend? NIST invites experienced experts and leaders from a broad array of resilience areas, including emergency management, business continuity, urban planning, engineering, economics, local and regional governance, transportation, water and wastewater, communications, social sciences, electrical power, and disaster planning and recovery.

The NIST-hosted event will begin at 8 a.m. The registration fee is $50.00. Space is limited.

Details:

Start Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
End Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Location: Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ
Audience: Industry, Government, Academia
Format: Workshop

Registration:

Registration fee is $50. Registration is required and closes COB July 23, 2014.

Workshop Documents:

Agenda

Framework

Workshop Details

Registration Contact:

Teresa Vicente
teresa.vicente@nist.gov
301-975-3883

Technical Contact:

Stephen Cauffman
Engineering Laboratory 100 Bureau Dr.
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8611
301-975-6051
resilience@nist.gov