DeMatteis Executive Speaker Series: Designing Resilience in the U.S. Infrastructure: Avoiding SuperStorm Sandy 2.0

Join us for a discussion with a panel of civil engineers on how to design infrastructure that limits the negative socioeconomic impacts of an extreme event, such as a hurricane or earthquake, specifically with relation to the geographic challenges of the New York metropolitan area.

 

Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Time: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Location: Lowenfeld Conference and Exhibition Hall
Axinn Library, 10th floor

 

Moderator: Brian Schneider, Deputy County Executive for Parks and Public Works, Nassau County

Panelists:
William Barrett, P.E., Director of the Civil Engineering Department, Greenman-Pedersen, Inc.
Amy Macdonald, Associate Principal, Thornton Tomasetti
Douglas Friend, P.E., Senior Technical Director, AKRF Inc.
Alexander Filotti, P.E., Risk Controller, Underpinning & Foundation Skanska Inc.; Adjunct Instructor of Engineering, DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, Hofstra University

 

A Q&A session and refreshments will follow the presentation.


Space is limited.  RSVP using the RSVP for this Event link
For additional information, contact Philip Coniglio at 516-463-5548 or philip.m.coniglio@hofstra.edu.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

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Axinn Library
Axinn Library
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
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