OneResilience Conference 2016

OneResilience Conference 2016

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Hilton Manchester Deansgate

303 Deansgate


M3 4LQ

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The ResilienceDirect™ and Natural Hazards Partnership Conference, OneResilience 2016.

Wednesday 7 September, Hilton Deansgate Manchester

Innovation, technology and collaboration

This year’s conference will be taking place on Wednesday 7 September, at the Hilton Deansgate, in Manchester. The conference will be a joint event between ResilienceDirect and the Natural Hazards Partnership.

We as the Resilience Community have been facing many extremely challenging events and have responded to major incidents, such as the Winter Flooding of 2015–16. Once again, it has highlighted that you are there to keep the UK safe.

This also focuses on the need for us to be truly innovative in the way we come together to plan, respond and recover from major incidents and emergencies.

  • Responding to the resilience challenge
    Speaker 1, Luana Avagliano, Civil Contingency Secretariat
    Speaker 2, Ian Lisk Chair of Natural Hazards Partnership
    Speaker 3, David Livingstone, Satellite Applications Catapult
  • Manchester, a Resilient City: Nick Chrissos Head of Innovation Technology, UK and Ireland, Cisco International
  • Social media used in response and how strategic commanders can manage incidences: Alex Krasodomski, Demos
  • Work streams
    ResilienceDirect - Addressing the challenges of tomorrow, today
    Natural Hazards Partnership hazard impact model
    Taking the air to keep Cumbria safe – Matthew Kennerley, Chief Inspector West Cumbria Police.
  • Addicted to electricity : Professor Roger Kemp MBE, Lancaster University