The Science of Resilience in Decision-Making

Science of Resilience in Decision-Making from Security & Sustainability Forum on Vimeo.

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Wed, Dec 5, 2018 1:15 PM – 2:45 PM EST

Erica Goldman, NSCE Science Policy Director, moderated a discussion of emerging corporate models for managing the impacts of climate change.

This 90-minute webinar was sponsored by ASU’s School of Sustainability in partnership with the National Council for Science and the Environment explored:

  • Resilience as a paradigm to understand infrastructure at a systems level
  • Social science as a critical component in planning for and understanding resilience
  • Resilient design as a continuum, rather than an endpoint
  • The role of social and institutional infrastructure in disaster response and planning for climate impacts


Thomas Seager, Associate Professor

School of Sustainable Engineering & the Built Environment,  Arizona State University

Patricia Solis, Executive Director Knowledge Exchange for Resilience, Arizona State University

Jennifer Tobin, Deputy Administrator

Natural Hazards Center, University of Colorado

Joe Manous, Director

Institute for Water Resources, US Army Corps of Engineers