MAF Strategy dialogue: Adapt or insure?

Date: Saturday, 4 June Session language: English
Time: 16:30-18:15 Contact: Alice Balbo,
Room: S29-31

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Facilitator Joanne Linnerooth-Bayer, Program Leader Risk, Policy and Vulnerability, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg, Austria

Keynote Howard Kunreuther, Co-Director, Cecilia Yen Koo Professor of Decision Sciences & Public Policy Risk Management & Decision Processes Center, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Strategic approaches to cost-effective response to climate change

Panelist Herbert Bautista, Mayor, Quezon City, Philippines; Member, World Mayors Council on Climate Change

Quezon City's Disaster Risk Management Strategy

Panelist Muchadeyi Masunda, Mayor, Harare, Zimbabwe, Co-President, UCLG

Panelist David Bresch, Director Sustainability and Emerging Risk Management, Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd, Zurich, Switzerland

Economy and ethics of urban risk and urban resilience

Panelist David Dodman, Senior Researcher (IIED), London, UK

Panelist Jan Falconer, Manager Projects, Partnerships and Funding, Aberdeen City Council, United Kingdom

Aberdeen- A Spend to Save response to Climate Change

Panelist Mike Kreidler, State of Washington Insurance Commissioner, National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), USA

Panelist Lindene E. Patton, Chief Climate Product Officer, Zurich Financial Services, Washington, USA