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Disaster Resistant University Workshop at UNO - Call for Presenters
By Admin (on 10/13/2010 @ 15:30:14, in Workshops, read 2398 times)

The University of New Orleans Center for Hazards Assessment, Response and Technology (UNO-CHART) has received funding from FEMA through GOHSEP to host a Disaster Resistant University Workshop on its main campus in New Orleans, LA. This workshop will allow members of the higher education community to engage and share ideas related to mitigation and disaster resilience

Workshop topics will include mitigation planning, conducting risk assessments, developing partnerships with community stakeholders, short- and long-term recovery planning, integrating resilience into the curriculum, CERT, protecting critical information systems, conducting outreach within and outside of campus, identifying funding sources formitigation activities, linking planning to implementation, preparing for pandemics, campus violence, involving students in mitigation planning and more!

The deadline for submission of proposals is Friday, November 5, 2010. Submission forms can be found at www.chart.uno.edu

Registration is $25