Caroline Field reports from the Future World Vision Leadership Summit and the collective action the engineering community is taking in infrastructure climate adaptation and resilience.
Dr Juliet Mian and Pasquale Capizzi opened the 2019-20 sustainable infrastructure lecture series from UCL Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management.
Participants at IWA-ASPIRE in Hong Kong were treated to a showcase of case studies from around the world, and technical site visits such as to the Happy Valley Stormwater Storage Scheme, an impressive 60 million litre tank in the centre of a horseracing course.
Lessons from Cape Town’s water crisis were shared at Scotland Climate Week with a plethora of interesting discussion points identified as relevant to the context of Scottish water governance
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is holding its International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure (ICSI), in Los Angeles, California, November 6-9 2019. Caroline Field will be representing the Resilience Shift at a number of sessions.
AGWA’s podcast features the City Water Resilience Approach in its latest edition. Martin Shouler, Ms. Louise Ellis, Hardeep Anand interviewed.
Organisations and individuals are often unprepared for extended power failures. Now they can test these scenarios by participating in the EARTH EX black sky simulation. Xavi Aldea explains why this matters and how it can help to better prepare for resilience.
“This year we put you in the decision-making seat – you have to choose what to do, and then follow that path. It’s going to be a very unique environment to work through.”