ARISE-US Network: Launch Meeting

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR); ARISE
Date:
12 Oct 2017
Location:
United States of America (Miami)
Venue:
FIU Extreme Events Institute Modesto Maidique Campus Building AHC-5, 2nd Floor 10800 SW 10th St

Committed to Implementing the Sendai Framework - ‘Hazards repeat themselves, Disasters shouldn’t’ 

Program:

  • 9:00-9:15am Social & coffee

  • 9:15-10:15am Welcome by Gil Andres, PhD, FIU VP for Research & Economic Development and Dean, University Graduate School. Public-Private Collaboration by Jim Murley, Miami-Dade Chief Resilience Officer Introductions 

  • 10:15-11:15am Why ARISE Network? ARISE-US goals & activities. Interaction with Global ARISE & other Local Networks. Recruiting more members

  • 11:15-11:30am Break

  • 11:30am-12:30pm Network charter and governance actions

  • 12:30-1:00pm Lunch

  • 1:00-2:30pm Brief presentations by members of their current activities. Creating teams around areas of common interest. Presentation of FIU resilience projects/activities

  • 2:30-3:00pm Action Items/Next Steps 


Keywords

Themes:
Governance, Economics of DRR
Countries:
United States of America
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