After Oroville

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

3:30 pm

Shriram 104

Sponsored by:
The National Performance of Dams Program and the John A. Blume Earthquake Engineering Center

Managing Critical Infrastructure Public Safety Risks
and Potential for Extreme Consequences
--
Paradigm Change without Disaster?

Professor Martin McCann
Adjunct Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Director of the National Performance of Dams Program

California Assemblyman James Gallagher
Co-author of a new Dam Safety Law 

Mr. Stephen Rigbey
Director of Dam Safety at BC Hydro
Member of the Oroville Independent Forensics Team

Professor Robert Gilbert
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Texas
Author: Beyond Protecting the Public from Risk,
“Engineers can better serve the public by considering costs and benefits
in addition to failure, and by working more closely with the public”


 Oroville Independent Forensics Team Report
http://npdp.stanford.edu/sites/default/files/other_materials/independent_forensic_team_report_final_01-05-18_-_copy.pdf

Professor Gilbert Article 
https://www.nae.edu/19582/Bridge/168631/168668.aspx

When:
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where:
Shriram 104
Admission:

Free, open to the public

Tags:

Conference / Symposium Environment Engineering Public Service Science 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
3-4150, racquelh@stanford.edu
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