Recorded Presentations

Resilient by Design: Building Better in Response to Rising Waters - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Oct 23, 2017 12:00pm ‐ Oct 23, 2017 12:00pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $185.00
Students: $25.00
Associates: $40.00
Members: $50.00

Description

This panel session will demonstrate the role of landscape architecture in adaptively and equitably building resilience to flooding hazards to increase health, safety, and welfare for all. Panelists will discuss innovative strategies and techniques that address known and anticipated future issues across a range of social, environmental, and economic factors.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn design approaches to climate adaptation and hazard mitigation, most specifically flooding.
  • Understand the needs, issues, and opportunities associated with communities affected by recurrent flooding.
  • Gain insight into best practices that reduce loss of life and property due to flooding.
  • Examine policy and economic pathways to implement contextually appropriate design strategies.

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Speaker(s):

  • Andrew Fox, ASLA, Coastal Dynamics Design Lab and North Carolina State University College of Design
  • Kofi Boone, ASLA, NSCU College of Design
  • Chuck Flink, FASLA, Greenways Incorporated
  • Gavin Smith, AICP, Coastal Resilience Center, a U.S. Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence

Credits

  • 1.50 - PDH

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