Wednesday, February 19th: Sustainability Leadership: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience in New York City

    Date: 02/19/2014

    Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Location: Columbia University (Columbia University, Manhattan)

    Price: Free, RSVP required: ywilliams@ei.columbia.edu

    Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209

    Speaker: Susanne E. DesRoches, LEED AP, Assistant Chief, Resilience and Sustainability, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

    The Earth Institute and the School of Continuing Education MSSM Practicum present Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience in New York City with Susanne E. DesRoches, LEED AP, Assistant Chief, Resilience and Sustainability, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey.

    In this lecture, Susanne E. DesRoches will focus on how sustainability practitioners integrate climate risk in making capital investments in large-scale infrastructure. The lecture will focus on the resilience efforts underway in New York City; although the strategies identified for managing climate risk will be applicable to other locations, and to both public organizations and private firms.

    RSVP is required for this event.

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