The Resilience Advantage Structural engineering, architecture and policy experts discuss our growing understanding of earthquakes, steps that can reduce seismic risks, and the importance of being resilient. This series includes 12, 90-minute webinars on various topics related to earthquake resilience. These webinars are offered on a complimentary basis.
This series is sponsored as a public service by Optimum Seismic, Inc. Major partners in this project include: Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation, Los Angeles County Business Federation and the U.S. Resiliency Council. The Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and California Building Officials (CALBO) will serve as Champions for the February 17 episode focusing on the Benefits of Resilient Communities. Champions for the March episode will be the Los Angeles Conservancy and LA BizFed.
There have been upwards of 500 registrations from throughout the nation for our first two webinars. This total has included hundreds of businesses and dozens of cities and universities. Participation is expected to continue growing as additional business and professional organizations join in promoting the importance of earthquake resilience to business leaders.