Day 2 – June 9, 2015

The Richelieu case and risk communication

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  • 8:00 – 8:15 AM– Registration
  • 8:15 – 8:30 AM– Introduction to the course of the day
  • 8:30 – 9:00 AM– Activity 1 : The Richelieu case – Hydro-meteorological situation and related communication

By : Philippe Gachon (UQAM)

By : Christian Saad (UQAM)

By : Flore Tanguay-Hébert (UQAM)

  • 9:00 – 9 :45 AM– Activity 2 : Vigilance and meteorological field intervention

By : René Héroux (Environment Canada)

  • 9:45 – 10:00 AM– Pause
  • 10:00 – 10:45 AM– Activity 3 : Weather-related risk management on the provincial level

By : Steve Boivin (Provincial public safety)

  • 10:45 – 11:30 AM– Activity 4 : The municipality perspective : lessons learned from the Richelieu crisis

By : Jacques Landry (Mayor of Venise en Québec)

  • 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM– Poster presentation session
  • 12:15 – 1:15 PM– Lunch (supplied on site)
  • 1:15 – 1:30 PM– Background information
  • 1:30 – 4:00 PM– Workshop 1 : Risk perception and management

Facilitators : Louise Lemyre and Myriam Beaudry (University of Ottawa)

  • 4:00 – 4:15 PM– Pause
  • 4:15 – 5:15 PM– Summary/Discussion

 

Note : This program in is draft form and may be subject to change without notice

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