Join Samir Qadir at the 2019 Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo next week in Tampa! On Thursday Samir will be presenting how planners can use adaptation strategies for managing climate change impacts.
Samir is an is an Environmental Engineer in Potomac-Hudson Engineering, Inc’s (PHE) Gaithersburg, MD office with over 12 years of environmental consulting experience. He has worked on several infrastructure-related projects at PHE and has led greenhouse gas and climate change analyses for three major NEPA projects, requiring extensive research on climate change and its impacts on human society at global, national, and regional scales.
Sustainable Infrastructure: Climate Change Adaptation Strategies. 1 PDH
We often hear of the risks that our infrastructure faces from climate change, but what exactly are these risks and what can we do about them? Infrastructure, including natural and man-made systems, is critical to human progress. Federal facilities including DoD installations include many types of infrastructure, all of which are potentially at risk from climate change impacts. Come to learn about the potential impacts of climate change on infrastructure, and the strategies to minimize those impacts.
Thursday, 9 May, 1330-1430