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The Risk Event: From Reaction to Resilience

Meet Cambridge Architectural Research Ltd (CAR) to hear about risk management in urban development.
When Nov 17, 2017
from 02:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Where Cripps Auditorium Magdalene College, Cambridge
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Accelerating climate change and rapid urbanisation across the globe have created an imperative for resilience against natural catastrophes to be factored into urban development and management from the earliest stages of decision-making.

Is our current understanding of risk equal to the task, and how can it contribute to the mitigation of risk?

Speakers include:

  • Andrew Coburn, Cambridge Centre for Risk Studies
  • Matthew Free, ARUP
  • Christian Geiss, DLR, Germany
  • Luca Leone, CAR
  • Emily So, CAR and University of Cambridge
  • Stephen Platt, CAR.

If you would like to receive more information about this Discussion Forum, please contact Janet Owers, janet.owers@carltd.com.

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