Topic: Webinar

Projects and Evaluation Affinity Group – March 2017

This is the recording from the American Society of Adaptation Professionals’ March 2017 Projects & Evaluation Affinity Group meeting. The webinar reviewed climate change adaptation indicators and metrics from effective evaluation, and summarized existing adaptation evaluation methods with special guest James Arnott from the Associate Director at Aspen Global Change Institute.

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Upcoming Webinar: Corporate Insights on Climate Adaptation

Click here to view the recording of this webinar from January 11, 2017.

The American Society for Adaptation Professionals and Companies Vs Climate Change are teaming up to bring you a sensational panel exploring how leading corporation are taking action on climate change. Join us as Joyce Coffee hosts leaders from Standard and Poors, AECOM, and Swiss RE in a discussion on how they are integrating climate change adaptation into their strategic planning, business optimization, and client engagement approaches.

Speakers will include:

Josh Sawislak
Josh Sawislak, AICP
Global Director of Resilience, AECOM Design and Consulting Services

Check out his biography as ‘Resilience and Climate Adaptation Provocateur’ on his Huffington Post author profile.

Alex Kaplan
Alex Kaplan
Senior Client Manager | Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships, Swiss Re Management (US) Corporation

Find his bio and contact information here.


Pektkov, Miroslav
Miroslav Petkov
Director of Insurance Ratings, Standard & Poor’s
Find his bio and contact information here.

Hosted by ASAP Board Member:

Joyce Coffee

Joyce Coffee, LEED AP
Founder and President of Climate Resilience Consulting

Find her bio, blog and contact information here.

Click here to register for this conversation, happening next Wednesday, January 11 from 1:00-2:00pm (ET).

ASAP Webinar: A conversation on COP21 and what it means for adaptation

Joyce Coffee, Joel Smith, Steve Nicholas, Ira Feldman, and others share their on-the-ground impressions of COP21 and what it means for adaptation and resilience. A number of ASAP members spent some time in Paris during the COP and will be sharing some reflections from those days on the ground. There will then be plenty of time for conversation and discussion.

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ASAP Webinar: 2015 Prize for Progress Winner – Baltimore City and the Disaster Preparedness Project and Plan

The American Society of Adaptation Professionals is pleased to have hosted this webinar on Thursday, July 23rd, 2015.  The webinar focuses on the great work that Baltimore City has been doing to build climate resilience through their All Hazards Plan and the development and execution of their Disaster Preparedness Project and Plan (DP3). Listen in and hear a bit about the “special sauce” that makes this recipe for building resilience a success. 

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