Planning for the Unplanned: Disaster Resilience and Reconstruction

As the world watches recovery efforts from the Japan tsunami amid ongoing reconstruction efforts in Haiti, Chile, and New Orleans, the Urban Planning Student Association and International Public Service Association are convening an engaging afternoon of discussions on Tuesday, March 29 that will bring together students, faculty and practitioners to discuss planning before and after natural disasters strike.

Tuesday, March 29 | NYU-Wagner – 295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor

1:30 – 2:20
A student panel will share their recent experiences with post-catastrophe reconstruction in Chile, Japan, New Orleans and Haiti.

2:30 – 4:00
A multidisciplinary panel will discuss how to strengthen existing infrastructure, recover from natural disasters, and build back better.

Panelists include:

Details below. RSVP here.


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