PANEL DISCUSSIONS
Moderator: Miles O’Brien, Science Correspondent for PBS NewsHour
10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Panel 1: Developing a Culture of Resilience
Natalie Jayroe, Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans
Dr. Stephen Flynn, Kostas Research Institute at Northeastern University
Dr. Gerald E. Galloway, Jr., University of Maryland
The Honorable Tom Tait, Mayor of Anaheim, California
   
10:45 – 11:10 a.m. Break
   
11:10 – 11:50 p.m. Panel 2: The Reality of Resilience: From Vision to Action
Debra T. Ballen, Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety
Linda Langston, Linn County Supervisor, Iowa
Ellis M. Stanley, Sr., Hammerman & Gainer
International, Inc.
   
11:50 – 11:55 a.m. Set up next panel
   
11:55 – 12:20 p.m. Panel 3: Federal Perspectives on Resilience in Light of Superstorm Sandy

Corey Gruber, Assistant Administrator for National Preparedness, Federal Emergency Management Agency

Patricia Hoffman, Assistant Secretary for the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, U.S. Department of Energy

Dr. Nicole Lurie, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. Kathryn D. Sullivan, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Environmental Observation and Prediction and Deputy Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

   
12:20 – 12:30 p.m. Synthesis of Key Themes and Closing Remarks
Dr. Gene Whitney, Independent Consultant
   
12:30 p.m. Adjourn Public Event


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