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Regional Resiliency Analyses – Goals, Tools, and Challenges

Speaker:  John R. Hummel, PhD, Center for Integrated Resiliency Analyses, Decision and Information Sciences Division, Argonne National Laboratory

Location:  Argonne National Lab, TCS Building 240, Room 5172, broadcast via Adobe Connect

Regional resiliency analyses address issues of how regions respond, adjust, and recover from major perturbative events, such as conflict, natural disasters, or climate change. Analyzing these issues requires that takes a system level view of the interconnected elements of a region.

In this presentation, an overview will be given of how regional resiliency can be assessed with some results given from a real world example. A discussion will also be given of the challenges being faced in developing and analyzing efforts to improve the resiliency in a given area. 

Information: Lunch will be provided

This talk will be broadcast to the University of Chicago, Searle 240A, 5735 S. Ellis Ave.  You may join the broadcast from your location by using Adobe Connect.