Join us for the 2017 National Disaster Resilience Conference that will bring together the nation's foremost voices in the disaster safety and resilience movement on October 25 – 27 in Atlanta. The conference will feature expert presenters and leaders from American Institute of Architects, AIR Worldwide, BASF Corporation, DHS, FEMA, GAO, MIT, Simpson Strong-Tie, State Farm Insurance Companies, The Weather Channel, USAA, and many other organizations to share best practices, deliver research insights, and generate new collaborative opportunities.
Keynote presentations, discussion panels, and spotlight topics will focus on the latest in science, policy, and practice to create more resilient buildings and disaster-resilient communities in the face of earthquakes, floods, hail, hurricanes, lightning, tornadoes, and wildfires, as well as human-caused disasters. Design questions in the program include:
Design professionals, emergency managers, financial services experts, futurists, housing experts, insurers, journalists, meteorologists, product manufacturers, risk communicators, scientists, social psychologists, and many others will come together to make this conference an innovation incubator for the disaster safety and resilience movement.
Please join our growing list of sponsors to help underwrite this dynamic program. Learn more about sponsorship here.
Global Director of Public Policy
The Economist Intelligence Unit
FEMA Administrator, (2009 – 2017)
US Army (Ret.)
Hurricane Expert & Tropical Program Manager, The Weather Channel,
National Hurricane Conference Director
(2012 – 2017)
Chief Executive Officer
The Weather Channel Television Network
President, Leadership Florida
CEO, Corporation for National and Community Service (2012 – 2016)