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Agenda


Wednesday, December 3, 2008

11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Registration
Swan 5, Swan Convention Center, West Tower

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch available
Room TBD

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Welcome Remarks
Swan 6
Bennie Thompson, Chairman, Homeland Security Committee, U.S. Congress (Rep: MS) Forum Sponsors

1:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Climate Change and Adaptation Strategies
Moderator: Amanda Staudt - National Wildlife Federation
Panelists: Andrew Fahlund - American Rivers
Frank Nutter - Reinsurance Association of America,
Lew Rothstein - University of Rhode Island / WeatherPredict

3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Building Codes and Land Use
Moderator: Nanette Lockwood - Solutia Inc.
Panelists: Sarah Owen Gledhill - Florida Wildlife Federation
David Conrad - National Wildlife Federation
Eli Lehrer - Competitive Enterprise Institute

4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Modeling the Impact of Hurricanes
Moderator: Craig Tillman - WeatherPredict Consulting Inc.
Panelists: Paul VanderMarck - Risk Management Solutions
Larry Twisdale - Applied Research Associated, Inc.

5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Delegates' Open Mic Session
Room TBD

6:15 pm
Welcome Cocktails and Dinner
Atlantic Dance, Disney Boardwalk


Thursday, December 4, 2008

7:30 am – 8:45 am
Private Tour and Presentation: StormStruck at Epcot, Walt Disney World
Buses depart from Swan Hotel lobby at 7:30am sharp

9:00 am – 10:15 am
Mainstreaming Mitigation through Communication and Education
Moderator: Leslie Chapman Henderson - Federal Alliance for Safe Homes
Panelists: Jeanne Salvatore - Insurance Information Institute
Tami Torres - My Safe Florida Home

10:15 am – 11:30 am
Subsidies and Economic Sustainability
Moderator: Pat Maroney - Florida Catastrophic Storm Risk Management Center
Panelists: Debra Ballen - Institute for Business & Home Safety
Robert Hartwig - Insurance Information Institute


11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Mitigation Technologies
Moderator: Julie Rochman - Institute for Business & Home Safety
Panelists: Peter Vickery - Applied Research Associates, Inc.
Warner Chang – Institute for Business & Home Safety
Tofigh Shirazi - Intercontinental United Investors, Inc.

12:45 pm – 1:30 pm
Ask the Policymakers and Panelists - Q&A Session

1:30 pm
Closing Remarks
Lunch Available