Tsunami

November CanHUG Materials

Subtitle: 
Probabilistic Earthquake Modeling, Warnings, Response and Resilience for the Pacific Northwest (M9) – Dan Abramson

 Agenda: Meet and GreetNews and ViewsRoundtablePresentation: Probabilistic Earthquake Modeling, Warnings, Response and Resilience for the Pacific Northwest (M9) – Dan Abramson, U of WashingtonQuestions and Discussion 

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Tsunami
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus Canada
Policies & Programs
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations

February CanHUG Meeting

Please join us next Wednesday, February 18, and share your stories and ideas relating to natural hazard risk assessment and the Hazus tool. This month, we will have a presentation from Andrea Jackman of IBM on the evolution of mitigation policy in the US and her analysis of the development of mitigation plans. She puts our Hazus risk assessments in perspective. As always, we will share the latest news on the Hazus Canada application and events and training of interest. See information to join the meeting below.

Event details
Date: 
Wednesday, 18 February, 2015 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

telephone and Webex
Canada

December CanHUG Meeting Resources

Subtitle: 
Presentations

Agenda:

Meet and greet

News and Views

Presentation: Case studies from “Cities Adapt to Extreme Rainfall” – Paul Kovacs, Executive Director of the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction, adjunct professor of Economics at the University of Western Ontario and CEO of The Property and Casualty Insurance Compensation Corporation

Next Meeting: January 21, 2015

Email Malaika Ulmi for more information: mulmi@nrcan.gc.ca.

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Hurricane/Typhoon
Landslide
Storm Surge
Tsunami
Themes taxonomy: 
Capacity Development
Climate Change Adaptation
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Guideline
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Infrastructure Planning
Land Use Planning
Partnerships
Policies & Programs
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies
Data
Educational Materials
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations
Publications
User Guides & Methods

Disaster Recovery Information Exchange - GITME III

Many thanks to Mark Baker for passing on the following information about the upcoming DRIE (Disaster Recovery Information Exchange) event in Toronto. Information is below and Mark can be contacted for more.

GTIME (Greater Toronto Incident Management Exercise) III

Climate Change -  Risk, Reality, Response

http://www.driegtime.org/

 

December 11

Agenda

8:30 Registration, continental breakfast

9:00 Exercise kick off and scenario details

10:00 Speaker panel and participant discussion

10:25 Break

Event details
Date: 
Thursday, 11 December, 2014 - 08:59 - 14:00

Location

Toronto
Canada

November CanHUG Meeting Resources

Subtitle: 
Presentation and Resources

Agenda:

Meet and greet

News and Views

Presentation: Multifaceted hazard and risk assessments in the Bow Valley near Canmore, Alberta; Matthias Jakob of BGC Engineering

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Hurricane/Typhoon
Landslide
Storm Surge
Tsunami
Themes taxonomy: 
Capacity Development
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Guideline
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Infrastructure Planning
Land Use Planning
Partnerships
Policies & Programs
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations

tsunami Pedestrian Evacuation Tool

downloadable tool from USGS: tsunami Pedestrian Evacuation Analyst (http://www.usgs.gov/newsroom/article.asp?ID=4002#.VBiz0FfDsYs)

Hazards taxonomy: 
Tsunami
Themes taxonomy: 
Disaster Resilience
Emergency Management
Resources taxonomy: 
Tools

September 2014 CanHUG meeting

Please join us and share your stories and ideas relating to natural hazard risk assessment and the Hazus tool. This month, we will have a presentation from Patrick Cherneski of Agriculture Canada on weather and climate risk and impact monitoring. We will also share the latest news on the Hazus Canada application and events and training of interest. See information to join the meeting below. Meeting materials and information are under the Meetings menu and HUG Meetings submenu.

Agenda:

Meet and greet

News and Views

Event details
Date: 
Wednesday, 17 September, 2014 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

1-877-413-4790, 3381344
Canada

US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Alaska

The US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering is hosted every four years by the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI). EERI's 2014 Annual Meeting is included as part of the 10NCEE

Event details
Date: 
Monday, 21 July, 2014 (All day) - Friday, 25 July, 2014 (All day)

Location

Anchorage, Alaska
United States
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