University of Canterbury Lifelines Week 2013

The 2013 University of Canterbury Lifeline Week was an event which aimed to connect national and international experts researching strategies for enhancing lifelines with local and government authorities. Invited speakers included international experts and high-level local and government authorities including the Treasury and the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA). It was organised by Dr Sonia Giovinazzi and Dr Deirdre Hart with the support of the UC Resilience Network (the UC Quake Centre, the UC CEISMIC digital archive, UCR3, and NZI3). More information can be found at http://www.comsdev.canterbury.ac.nz/rss/news/?feed=news&articleId=1068.

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UC Lifelines Week 2013: Interdependencies of Lifeline Systems
UC Lifelines Week 2013: Interdependencies of Lifeline Systems
"Interdependencies of Lifeline Systems" was a learning forum held as part of the 2013 Lifelines Week. It was held on 2 December 2013 in the NZi3 Building at the University of Canterbury. The objectives of the forum were: to gain insights into current and planned activities of TCLEE's "Lifeline Systems Interdependencies Committee"; to gain insights into the European Commission research project, Syner-G, "System Seismic Vulnerability and Risk Analysis for Buildings, Lifeline Networks and Infrastructures Safety Gain"; to discuss relevant research projects and activities in New Zealand; to discuss potential collaboration and synergies both nationally and internationally; and to hear from utility and asset managers on interdependency issues that were highlighted by the Canterbury earthquakes, during the emergency phase and the short and long-term recovery phases.
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UC Lifelines Week 2013: Learning from Lifeline Week and Planning Collaborations
UC Lifelines Week 2013: Learning from Lifeline Week and Planning Collaborations
"Learning from Lifeline Week and Planning Collaborations" was a forum held as part of the 2013 Lifelines Week. It was held on 6 December 2013 in the NZi3 Building at the University of Canterbury. The objectives for the workshops were: to gain insight into TCLEE post-earthquake recovery reconnaissance and on the learning and outcomes following the 2013 UC Lifelines Week special-topic workshops; to hear from national and international researchers on relevant research projects targeting lifeline infrastructure resilience enhancement; to hear from utility managers and stakeholders about resilience strategies implemented in the Greater Christchurch to recovery/reconstruct lifelines infrastructures following the Canterbury earthquakes; and to build collaboration and synergies both nationally and internationally toward the resilience enhancement of lifeline infrastructure.
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