November 30, 2018: Utility Resilience – Lessons from Puerto Rico and Local Preparation

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Speaker Agenda

ResilientSEE-PR: A multidisciplinary lens for rebuilding communities in Puerto Rico

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Yanel de Angel, Associate Principal

On the Path to Creating a Stronger & More Resilient Puerto Rico After Hurricane María

Click to View the Presentation – Blazquez Arsuaga – November 30 2018

Malu Blázquez Arsuaga, Executive Director
Resilient Puerto Rico Advisory Commission

Transforming an Energy Grid One Scale at a Time

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Jonathan J. Marvel, FAIA, President
Resilient Power Puerto Rico

Open Discussion Moderator

Alex Papali, Forum Co-Chair
Green Justice Organizer, Clean Water Action

Rapid Fire Panel Presentations

Panel Introduction & Overview of Utility Vulnerability in New England

Julie Eaton, Forum Co-Chair
Lead Resiliency Engineer, Weston & Sampson

Utility Summer Preparation

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Sam Woolard, Director – Distributing Engineering
Eversource Energy

Utility Climate Adaptation

Click to View the Presentation – Anundson – November 30 2018

G. Paul Anundson, P.E., Principal Engineer
Electric Standards, National Grid

Energy Democracy and Environmental Justice

Click to View the Presentation – Belen Power – November 30 2018

María Belén Power, Associate Executive Director

Public Health Response to Extreme Heat Events

Click to View the Presentation – Kokaram – November 30 2018

Stacey Kokaram, Director, Office of Public Health Preparedness
Boston Public Health Commission