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From Response to Resilience: the role of the engineer in disaster risk reduction

LSE Cities public lecture in partnership with Ove Arup Foundation

Date: Tuesday 4 June 2013 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Jo da Silva
Chair: Professor Ricky Burdett

Jo da Silva explores how engineers and built environment professionals need to shift from responding to natural disasters to building everyday resilience within homes, communities and cities.

Jo da Silva is the founding director of Arup International Development.

Suggested hashtag for this event for Twitter users: #LSEArup

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email events@lse.ac.uk| or call 020 7955 6043. 

Slides

Jo da Silva's powerpoint presentation is available to download. Download Shifting agendas: response to resilience (pdf)|.  

You can also download a copy of the report. Download Shifting agendas: response to resilience (pdf)|.

Podcast

A podcast of this event is available to download from From Response to Resilience: the role of the engineer in disaster risk reduction|.

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CPD

This event has been certified for CPD| purposes by the Continuing Professional Development Certification Service|. Self-Assessment Record forms will be made available for delegates wishing to record further learning and knowledge enhancement for Continuing Personal and Professional Development (CPD) purposes. For delegates who wish to obtain a CPD Certificate of Attendance, it is the responsibility of delegates to register their details with a LSE steward at the end of the event and email a completed scanned copy of their Self-Assessment Record form to events@lse.ac.uk| within 28 days of the date of the event attended. If a delegate fails to register their details at the event and email a scanned copy of their completed Self-Assessment Record form within 28 days, it will not prove possible to issue a certificate. Certificates of attendance will be emailed out within 10 working days of the Self-Assessment form being received.


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