Policies & Programs

August CanHUG - Lower Mainland Flood Management Strategy - Steve Litke, Fraser Basin Council

Our next meeting will be this Wednesday, August 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 Steve Litke of the Fraser Basin Council on their recently released Lower Mainland Flood Management Strategy (http://www.fraserbasin.bc.ca/water_flood.html). 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 August, 2016 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

webex and teleconference
Canada

May CanHUG - Carolyn Rennie - Quantifying Canadian Catastrophes with CatIQ & Connecting Industry, Government and Academia through CatIQ’s Canadian Catastrophe Conference (C4)

Our next meeting will be Thursday, May 19, 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 Carolyn Rennie of the Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc. on their data and services on Canadian disasters, and the upcoming collaborative conference they are hosting. 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: 
Thursday, 19 May, 2016 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

webex and teleconference
Canada

April CanHUG Meeting Materials

Subtitle: 
Back to Normal: Earthquake Recovery Modeling Project, Napa, USA – Chris Burton, Global Earthquake Model

Agenda:

 

Meet and Greet

News and Views

Roundtable

Presentation: Back to Normal: Earthquake Recovery Modeling Project, Napa, USA – Chris Burton, Global Earthquake Model

Questions and Discussion

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

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

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
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