South Florida Water Management District, 3301 Gun Club Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
11:45 am: Registration
12:00 pm: Lunch and Opening Remarks, Randy Smith, AWRA Florida President
1:00 pm: Keynote Speaker, Jennifer Reynolds, Ecosystem Restoration and Capital Projects Division Director
1:30 pm: New SLR projections, and/or Rainfall and Nonstationarity paradigms, Jayantha Obeysekera, Ph.D., P.E. Director, Sea Level Solutions Center Research Professor Institute of Environment, an FIU Preeminent Program Florida International University
2:00 pm: C-8 and C-9 Watersheds Flood Protection Level of Service Adaptation and Mitigation Planning Study, Hongying Zhao, SFWMD
2:20 pm: Flood Protection Level of Service Assessment for Current / Future Condition in South Miami Dade County SFWMD, Denise Palmatier, Georgio Tachiev
2:30 pm: Break
3:00 pm: Understanding Observed Changes and Planning for Future Conditions: SFWMD Resilience Metrics Hub, Carolina Maran, P.E., Ph.D., District Resilience Officer and Nicole Cortez, Resilience Coordinator, SFWMD
3:30 pm: Future Rainfall Projections for Flood Vulnerability Assessments and the Compound Flooding Aspects, Carolina Maran, P.E., Ph.D., District Resilience Officer and Francisco Peña, Ph.D. Resilience Project Manager, SFWMD
4:00 pm: Miami-Dade County Coastal Resiliency, Alberto Pisani, PE, ENV SP, Miami-Dade County RER-DERM WMD, Nicholas J. Bragaia, PE, ENV SP, GHD
5:30 -7:30 pm: Happy Hour at the Embassy Suites by Hilton at 1601 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Contact Samuel Palermo at 561-351-5278 to sponsor this meeting.
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Samuel Palermo (561-351-5278)
AWRA Florida Board of Directors MeetingAll are welcome to attend as the Board of Directors handles the business of the section.
9:30 am at South Florida Water Management District, 3301 Gun Club Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33406