Disaster Risk Reduction

February CanHUG meeting materials

Subtitle: 
Hazus application in the 2013 Alberta Floods - Ryan Reynolds

Meet and Greet

News and Views

Roundtable

Presentation: Social Impact Reduction During the June 2013 Alberta floods: Using Hazus Canada to estimate social impact reduction – Ryan Reynolds, U of Calgary

Questions and Discussion

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Themes taxonomy: 
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

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 Meeting Materials

Subtitle: 
Land use planning for natural hazards - a risk based approach - Wendy Saunders

Agenda:

Meet and Greet

News and Views

User Survey

Roundtable

Presentation: ‘Land Use Planning for Natural Hazards – A risk-based approach’ – Wendy Saunders, GNS

Questions and Discussion

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Themes taxonomy: 
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Land Use Planning
Policies & Programs
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies
Educational Materials
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations
Tools

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 Resources

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

Agenda:

Meet and Greet

News and Views

Roundtable

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

Questions and Discussion

Some links from the meeting:

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

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

October CanHUG Meeting Resources

Subtitle: 
Presentation: Risk-based Land-use Guide

Agenda:

Meet and Greet

News and Views

Roundtable

Presentation: Risk-based Land-use Guide: Safe use of land based on hazard risk management – Bert Struik, SFU and NRCan

Questions and Discussion

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Themes taxonomy: 
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Guideline
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Land Use Planning
Risk Assessment
Resources taxonomy: 
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations
Publications
Tools
User Guides & Methods

Canadian Risk and Hazards Network Symposium

The Anatomy of Disaster Resilience:
Searching for new treatments to enhance mitigation, planning, response and recovery

12th Annual CRHNet Symposium

Coast Plaza Hotel, Calgary

This symposium intends to deconstruct disaster resilience through a multifaceted discussion of the factors that contribute to disaster, and how these factors could be addressed through the mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery phases.

Event details
Date: 
Wednesday, 4 November, 2015 (All day) - Friday, 6 November, 2015 (All day)

Location

Calgary Coast Plaza Hotel and Conference Center
Canada
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