Science and Technology for Understanding Risk Network February Meeting

Welcome to the Science and Technology for Understanding Risk Network (formerly CanHUG)! We will meet by Webex on February 14 to discuss news, events and resources related to natural hazard risk assessment in Canada. The meeting will feature a presentation from Sahar Safaie on “Setting up Understanding Risk System to Serve Building a Resilient Future”. Safaie is the editor and first author of the UN ISDR “Words into Actions Guidelines: National Disaster Risk Assessment” (https://www.unisdr.org/we/inform/publications/52828) and will share her knowledge and experience. This will be followed by a discussion on how this network can best support natural hazard risk assessment efforts in Canada. Meeting materials will be posted at www.hazuscanada.ca under Resources and Meeting Materials before the meeting. Agenda:Resources, news and events in natural hazard risk and resiliencePresentation: Setting up Understanding Risk System to Serve Building a Resilient Future – Sahar SafaieDiscussion: Canadian Science and Technology for Understanding Risk Network future See below for connection information for the online webinar and phone-in audio. Please note that the easiest way to connect to audio is to first log into the meeting online, and then select the option to have the system phone you. I look forward to connecting! Please forward this invitation to anyone who may be interested, and don’t hesitate to be in touch with any questions or ideas for the network. ------------------------------------------------------- To join the online meeting ------------------------------------------------------- 1. Go to https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/j.php?MTID=m95d1660ffda13b3e43f31ae52813.... If requested, enter your name and email address. 3. If a password is required, enter the meeting password: canhug 4. Click "Join".   ------------------------------------------------------- To join the teleconference only ------------------------------------------------------- Provide your phone number when you join the meeting to receive a call back. Alternatively, you can call: Call-in toll-free number: 1-877-413-4781  (Canada) Call-in number: 1-613-960-7510  (Canada) Attendee access code: 768 872 6   ------------------------------------------------------- For assistance ------------------------------------------------------- 1. Go to https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/mc 2. On the left navigation bar, click "Support". 3. Call 1-800-226-6338 or 613-941-9554  You can contact me at: malaika.ulmi@canada.ca  To update this meeting to your calendar program (for example Microsoft Outlook), click this link: https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/j.php?MTID=me98687b694abb8db273113c344119475   WebEx will automatically setup Meeting Manager for Windows the first time you join a meeting. To save time, you can setup prior to the meeting by clicking this link: https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/meetingcenter/mcsetup.php     IMPORTANT NOTICE: This WebEx service includes a feature that allows audio and any documents and other materials exchanged or viewed during the session to be recorded. By joining this session, you automatically consent to such recordings. If you do not consent to the recording, discuss your concerns with the meeting host prior to the start of the recording or do not join the session. Please note that any such recordings may be subject to discovery in the event of litigation.  *****************************************************  ------------------------------------------------------- Pour participer à la réunion en ligne ------------------------------------------------------- 1. Allez sur le site https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/j.php?MTID=m95d1660ffda13b3e43f31ae52813.... Si demandé, entrez votre nom et votre adresse email. 3. Si un mot de passe est exigé, entrez le mot de passe de réunion : canhug 4. Cliquez sur "Participer".  ------------------------------------------------------ Pour Participer uniquement à la téléconférence ------------------------------------------------------ Provide your phone number when you join the meeting to receive a call back. Alternatively, you can call: Call-in toll-free number: 1-877-413-4781  (Canada) Call-in number: 1-613-960-7510  (Canada) Attendee access code: 768 872 6   ------------------------------------------------------- Pour obtenir de l'aide ------------------------------------------------------- 1. Allez sur le site https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/mc 2. Dans la barre de navigation, à gauche, cliquez sur Assistance. 3. Composez numéro sans frais: 1-800-226-6338 ou 613-941-9554  Vous pouvez me contacter au : malaika.ulmi@canada.ca  Pour mettre à jour cette réunion dans votre programme de calendrier (par example dans Microsoft Outlook), cliquez sur ce lien:https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/j.php?MTID=me98687b694abb8db273113c344119475  WebEx configurera automatiquement le Gestionnaire de réunions pour Windows la première fois que vous prenez part à une réunion. Pour gagner du temps, vous pouvez le configurer avant de prendre part à la réunion en cliquant sur ce lien: https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/meetingcenter/mcsetup.php   Pour lier des fichiers rich media au format UCF, vous devez disposer de lecteurs compatibles. Vérifiez que votre ordinateur possède les lectures adéquats en accédant à https://gts-ee-fr.webex.com/gts-ee-fr/systemdiagnosis.php%  REMARQUE IMPORTANTE : Ce service WebEx comprend une fonction qui permet d'échanger ou de consulter des fichiers audio et tout document et autre matériel pendant l'enregistrement de la session. En vous joignant à cette session, vous autorisez automatiquement l'enregistrement. La seule façon de refuser cet enregistrement est de ne pas prendre part à la session.   

Event details
Date: 
Wednesday, 14 February, 2018 - 10:30 - 11:30
Webex and telecon