Capital Regional District

Understanding Risk & Resilient Drainage Networks in a Changing Climate
November 2, 2017 - 8:15am - 4:30pm
Capital Regional District Headquarters
625 Fisgard Street
Victoria
BC
CPD Learning Units: 
6

Understanding Risk & Resilient Drainage Networks in a Changing Climate WorkshopThis one day workshop will provide participants with information about, and practice with, practical tools and processes such as Engineers Canada’s PIEVC Protocol that systematically assesses the risks of current and future climate on public storm drain networks, introduce the legal framework for climate change adaptation, highlight planning tools, and provide examples of projects in BC, with focus on the Capital Region. See registration link for full agenda and speakers list. Audience: Limited to regional district, municipal and First Nations government employees on Vancouver Island and Lower Mainland, BC. This workshop will be of interest to those professionals who are involved in policy, planning, pre-design, design, operation, maintenance, management and regulation of infrastructure and who, now and in the future, need to consider the changing climate for these activities. Registration: Online registration required https://events.engineerscanada.ca/Apps/Pages/ams-event-details/2277?isPreview=False Cost $25 (includes lunch) Qualifies for PIBC and Engineers and Geoscientists BC Professional development credits.