Transforming Cities to Mitigate Risk and Enhance Climate Resilience Infrastructure

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

11:00am - 12:15am

Across the country cities are experiencing the physical and economic impacts that climate change is forcing on them. Communities are increasingly addressing risk head on, but vulnerabilities to infrastructure remain a great challenge. Session speakers share how they are mitigating risk through critical infrastructure investment and the challenges they are navigating to build greater resilience.

Speakers

Speakers

Elizabeth Bradford

Elizabeth Bradford

Global Technology Leader: Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure Planning & Envision Rating System at Jacobs
Damon Burns

Damon Burns

President & CEO at Finance Authority of New Orleans
Tanya Peacock

Tanya Peacock

Manager, Public Policy and Planning at SoCalGas
Dr. Jalonne L. White-Newsome

Dr. Jalonne L. White-Newsome

Senior Program Officer, Environment at The Kresge Foundation