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Larry Larson Speaker Series Event: Increasing our Resilience to Urban Flooding

Building upon the outcomes of the 6th Assembly of the Gilbert F. White National Flood Policy Forum held in Washington, DC in March 2019, this Larson Speaker Series event will feature a panel discussion among national flood policy experts on the issue of urban flooding hazards and mitigation strategies. 

The Larson Speaker Series event will be held Oct. 16 at 9:15 a.m. as part of the New Jersey Association of Flood Management's 15th annual conference at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City.

Panelists:
  • Doug Plasencia, PE, CFM, Moffatt & Nichol (ASFPM Foundation President), "Increasing our Resiliency to Urban Flooding" – Gilbert F. White National Flood Policy Forum Report
  • Gerry Galloway, Ph.D., P.E., University of Maryland (ASFPM Foundation Trustee), "The Growing Threat of Urban Flooding: A National Challenge" – Texas A&M/University of Maryland
  • Chad Berginnis, CFM, ASFPM (ASFPM Foundation Secretary) "Framing the Challenge of Urban Flooding in the United States" – National Academy of Sciences
Moderator: Molly O’Toole, Molly O’Toole & Associates, LTD (ASFPM Foundation Executive Board)
 
To attend the event, you must register through the NJAFM Conference website.
 

 VISION STATEMENT

The Association of State Floodplain Managers Foundation is dedicated to reducing the risk and impacts of floods on people and communities.

MISSION STATEMENT

ASFPM Foundation serves as the catalyst for the Association of State Floodplain Managers, Inc., its chapters and members to advance projects, education and policy initiatives that promote reduced flood risk and resilient communities.

 ASFPM FOUNDATION ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

ASFPM Foundation hosts a number of activities and events for the purpose of considering current flood policy and future flood risk issues at the national and state level. These events include the Gilbert F. White Flood Policy Forums, Larry A. Larson Speaker Series and State Symposia. The ASFPM Foundation supports our partners at ASFPM through project funding. A number of reports and publications are available here, and also visit the ASFPM Flood Science Center. Other foundation accomplishments include the development of the national Certified Floodplain Manager program, and the No Adverse Impact initiative.

The ASFPM Foundation proudly supports the education of current and future flood risk management professionals. Current college scholarship opportunities include the ASFPM Foundation Future Leaders Scholarship and the annual ASFPM Student Paper Competition. Activities, events and scholarships are made possible due to the support of ASFPM Foundation donors.

SUPPORT THE FOUNDATION

HELP US to continue to enhance the practice and science of floodplain management, to make this world a safer place for present and future generations. To ensure the continuation of forums, floodplain management research and scholarships, your donation is needed! Help support the goals of the ASFPM Foundation by donating today.

GIVING

When you give to the ASFPM Foundation you support a variety of initiatives that reduce suffering and losses as a result of flooding, and promotes sustainable management of the nation's floodplains and watersheds. By donating, you set an example for fellow floodplain managers and do much to ensure our profession's continued national influence. Choose to make a one-time gift, or enroll in our recurring giving program to support our efforts year round. GIVE NOW.


Please send pledges and donations to:

Association of State Floodplain Managers Foundation
8301 Excelsior Drive
Madison, WI 53717





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