Capacity Development

April CanHUG - Chris Burton - Assessing Recovery from Catastrophic Earthquakes using the Global Earthquake Model (GEM)

Our next meeting will be Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Please join us and share your stories and ideas relating to natural hazard risk assessment and the Hazus tool. This month, we will feature a presentation from Chris Burton of the Global Earthquake Model on his work with the California Safety Commission and researchers at UCLA in developing a recovery model to help anticipate the impacts and consequences of a seismic event, and factors that influence capacities to withstand and recover from a major earthquake.

Event details
Date: 
Wednesday, 27 April, 2016 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

webex and teleconference
Canada

March CanHUG meeting materials

Subtitle: 
Visualizing Hazus Flood Analysis Results with Interactive Web Maps – Micaella Penning

Agenda:

 

Meet and Greet

News and Views

Roundtable

Presentation: “Visualizing Hazus Flood Analysis Results with Interactive Web Maps”   – Micaella Penning

Questions and Discussion

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Themes taxonomy: 
Capacity Development
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Infrastructure Planning
Land Use Planning
Policies & Programs
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations

March CanHUG - Visualizing Hazus Flood Analysis Results with Interactive Web Maps – Micaella Penning

Our next meeting will be Wednesday, March 16, 2016. Please join us and share your stories and ideas relating to natural hazard risk assessment and the Hazus tool. This month, we will feature a presentation from Micaella Penning of the Geospatial Analysis Center at the University of Minnesota Duluth on her work in using Hazus-derived products to visualize flood scenario results. 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, 16 March, 2016 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

webex and teleconference
Canada

ICLR Friday Forum - Mapping extreme rainfall statistics for Canada

The next ICLR workshop will be held on Friday, March 11, 2016 in the ICLR Boardroom, 20 Richmond Street East, Suite 210. Dr. Slobodan Simonovic from Western University will give a presentation on “Mapping extreme rainfall statistics for Canada”.

Participants are welcome to attend in person or join by Webinar. Please use the link below to register for the Webinar. If you would like to attend in person please email twaddington@pacicc.ca.

FOR WEBINAR:

Event details
Date: 
Friday, 11 March, 2016 (All day)

Location

ICLR Boardroom
20 Richmond St. East Toronto, ON
Canada
43° 39' 7.1748" N, 79° 22' 41.7036" W

February CanHUG - Hazus application in the 2013 Alberta Floods - Ryan Reynolds

Our next meeting will be Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Please join us and share your stories and ideas relating to natural hazard risk assessment and the Hazus tool. This month, we will feature a presentation from Ryan Reynolds of the University of Calgary on his application of Hazus in an analysis of the 2013 Alberta floods from the perspective of risk reduction scenarios using reservoir drawdown. 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, 17 February, 2016 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

webex and teleconference
Canada

January CanHUG - Land use planning for natural hazards - a risk based approach - Wendy Saunders

The next meeting will be Wednesday, January 20. Please join us and share your stories and ideas relating to natural hazard risk assessment and the Hazus tool. This month, we will feature a presentation from Wendy Saunders of GNS Science in New Zealand and she will share her work on the development and application of a risk-based approach for dealing with natural hazards in land use planning (see more at http://www.gns.cri.nz/Home/RBP/Risk-based-planning/A-toolbox).

Event details
Date: 
Wednesday, 20 January, 2016 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

webex and teleconference
Canada

November CanHUG: Earthquake Risk Reduction Planning – From Knowledge to Action’ – Fiona Dercole, District of North Vancouver and Murray Journeay, Geological Survey of Canada

Please join us again this Wednesday, November 25, and share your stories and ideas relating to natural hazard risk assessment and the Hazus tool. This month, we will feature a presentation from Murray Journeay of the Geological Survey of Canada with Fiona Dercole of the District of North Vancouver on the practical application of earthquake risk reduction in on urban municipality. 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, 25 November, 2015 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

telephone and Webex
Canada

ICLR Friday Forum - Climate Data, Ryan Ness

The next Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) workshop will be held on Friday November 13, 2015 from 10-11:30 in the ICLR Boardroom, 20 Richmond Street East, Suite 210. Participants are welcome to attend in person or join by Webex. Email Tracy Waddington if interested: twaddington@pacicc.ca.

Event details
Date: 
Friday, 13 November, 2015 - 10:00 - 11:30

Location

Webex, ICLR
20 Richmond Street. E., Suite 210 Toronto
M5C 2R9
Canada
43° 39' 7.1748" N, 79° 22' 41.7036" W

ICLR Friday Forum - Flood and Drought: What's next for Watershed Management?

The next ICLR workshop will be held on Friday October 16, 2015. This workshop will be available by Webex only.  The log-in details are below.

Kim Sturgess, founder and CEO of Alberta WaterSMART will give a presentation titled: Flood and Drought: What is next for Watershed Management?

If you would like to participate please email Tracy Waddington (twaddington@pacicc.ca).

Webex: https://iclr.webex.com/iclr/onstage/g.php?MTID=e656a67dbeac75ecb17a74a3a7290dc86

Event details
Date: 
Friday, 16 October, 2015 - 10:00 - 11:30

Location

Webex, ICLR
20 Richmond Street. E., Suite 210 Toronto
M5C 2R9
Canada
44° 18' 44.352" N, 77° 57' 32.3424" W

September CanHUG Meeting Resources

Subtitle: 
Hazus Earthquake Seismic Risk Assessment for Cairo, Egypt

Agenda:

 

Meet and Greet

News and Views

Roundtable

Presentation: Hazus Earthquake Seismic Risk Assessment for Cairo, Egypt – Jesse Rozelle, FEMA

Questions and Discussion

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
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
Presentations
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