Thursday, May 7, 2020, 12PM Central
- Instruct how to communicate the importance of resilience in the built environment and how it is both different from and compliments green design.
Provides tools for quantifying the performance of buildings in natural hazards along the dimensions of safety, repair costs, and recovery time.
- Identify strategies to select structural systems and materials, focusing on precast concrete, that are particularly well-suited to high performing, resilient design.
- How to provide clients with benefit-cost and return-on-investment analytics to promote the selection of resilient structural systems and materials.
Presenter: Evan Reis, SE
Executive Director, US Resiliency Council