National Lifelines Forum

DateNameDescription
16 Oct 2018Session 1 - Taking Action after Major Resilience ProjectsAF8 - Planning for a Major Alpine Fault Earthquake (Angus McKay, Southland CDEM Group and Tom Wilson, University of Canterbury. Wellington's infrastructure Resilience Project (Dame Fran Wilde, Wellington Lifelines Group Chair).
15 Oct 2018NLUF Programme 2018Programme for 2018 National Lifeline Utilities Forum
16 Oct 2018Session 2 - Creating a More Resilience New ZealandEngineering a Better and More Resilient NZ (Tania Williams, Engineering NZ). Disaster Rebuild Capability for Infrastructure (Rod Cameron, Engage). Updates on Key Government Infrastructure Resilience Initiatives (Ajay Makhija MCDEM, Jon Butler Treasury NIU, Gareth Wilson MBIE).
16 Oct 2018Session 3 - National Hazards and Infrastructure Research and Supply Chain ResilienceSupply Chain Resilience (Charlotte Brown, ResOrgs). Research Updates (Liam Wotherspoon University of Auckland, Alistair Davies and Daniel Blake University of Canterbury, Geoff Parr Ministry of Transport).
16 Oct 2018Session 4 - Adapting Infrastructure for Climate Change and EQC's Risk Reduction StrategyAdapting Our Infrastruture for Climate Change (James Hughes, Tonkin and Taylor). EQC's Risk Reduction Strategy (Dr Richard Smith, EQC).
16 Oct 2018Session 5 - Strengthening NZ's Critical InfrastructureLiving on an Island (Nicola Chisnall, Wellington Water). Keeping the Gas on (Ben Gerritsen, First Gas) Addressing the Challenge of Extreme Events (Nigel Toms, Watercare) Transpower's Planning for Restarting the National Grid (Andrew Renton, Transpower).
16 Oct 2018Session 6 - Another Year of Emergency EventsRefinery to Auckland Pipeline Leak (Dr Julian Young, Refining NZ). Learnings from Auckland Power and Fuel Disruptions (Sarah Sinclair, Auckland Council). Cyclone Gita, Testing the Interdependencies (Craig Campbell-Smart, Taranaki Emergency Management Office). Pacific Island Volcanic Events in 2018 (Natalia Deligne, GNS)
16 Oct 2018Session 7 - NZ's National Infrastructure VulnerabilitiesNational Vulnerability Assessment Findings and Actions (Roger Fairclough, NZLC). Resilience and Future Wellbeing (Ken Warren, Treasury). Incident Classification Levels (Mike Hill, Rescue Coordination Centre)
16 Oct 2018Session 8 - Lifelines Situational Awareness and Geospatial DevelopmentsShared Situational Awareness for Emergency Management (Anna Mason, MCDEM). Taranaki Regional Lifelines GIS Viewer (Teresa Gordon, Taranaki Emergency Management Office). Enhanced Geophysical Monitoring and Geonet 2 (Ken Gledhill, GNS) Integrated Land, Coast and Marine Data Sources (Graeme Blick, LINZ)