Planning for Sea Level Rise: Adapting Coastal Infrastructure
The Civil and Environmental Engineering Affiliates
of The Henry Samueli School of Engineering at UC Irvine
Invites you to attend the 2012 Fall Quarterly Meeting:
"Planning for Sea Level Rise: Adapting Coastal Infrastructure"
Friday, November 9, 2012
7:00 to 9:00 a.m.
UC Irvine University Club
801 E. Peltason Drive
Irvine, California 92697
Registration and Full Buffet Breakfast - 7:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks -7:30 a.m.
Neil Barnsdale – President, CEE Affiliates
Professor Brett Sanders, Ph.D. – Chair, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
"The Rise and Fall of the Ocean: A Story of Tides, Waves and Long Term Trends"
Presentations to Include:
"Atlantis is Sinking, Man the Life Boats-Port of Long Beach Plans for Sea Level Rise”
Douglas A. Thiessen, P.E., Managing Director of Engineering, Port of Long Beach
"Newport Beach Plans for Sea Level Rise-Balboa Island Case Study"
Robert Stein, Assistant City Engineer, City of Newport Beach
"A Recipe for Accurate Coastal Flood Mapping in Urbanized Coastal Lowlands"
Timu Gallien, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, UC Irvine
Admission $30 at the door - Includes Full Breakfast Buffet
Please R.S.V.P. to April Heath by Monday, November 5, 2012 at 949.824.0584 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Complimentary parking available. Free admission for UCI Students.