Free Webinar: Resiliency L+L: New York City's Coastal Resiliency Initiatives, April 19, 12-1:30 pm

  • 19 April 2023
  • Start time : 12:00 PM
  • End time : 01:30 PM
  • Event Host : USGBC MANE Regions
Free Webinar: Resiliency L+L: New York City's Coastal Resiliency Initiatives, April 19
Event Description

USGBC's Middle Atlantic and New England region has collaborated with the NYC Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) is back for the third year in a row to bring you a series of lunchtime webinars focused on resiliency.

The Resiliency Series kicks off in 2023 with four Lunch & Learns between February and May. Topics addressed will include indoor air quality, blue-green infrastructure, resilience and equity, and LEED/green buildings and communities. Each 90-minute session will feature a panel of expert speakers across diverse disciplines.

New York City is hard at work planning and implementing coastal resiliency projects to protect New Yorkers from future storm events. On April 19th to hear from our panelists on details of projects already underway and to get line of sight to future projects.


  • This session is being submitted for 1.5 GBCI CEUs
  • This session is being submitted for 1.5 AIA LUs
  • This session will provide Professional Engineer CEUs/PDHs upon completion of a post-event survey.
  • Attendees are welcome to self-report these sessions to their accrediting body for continuing education.
  • Please note, CEUs are only offered for live webinar attendance. Each person wishing to earn CE hours must register individually.

About SAME

The Society of American Military Engineers Resilience Community of Interest (COI) directly supports the second SAME strategic plan goal to “Build and Sustain Resilient Communities.” The national effort contributes to government and private sector collaborations that serve to minimize the impacts of and enhance effective response and recovery to natural and man-made threats.



  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • USGBC MANE Regions
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Moderator:

      - Sarah E. Cwikla, PE, BCEE, LEED AP, ENV SP, Vice President, Regional Sales Leader - Water, US North, Stantec

      - Jenn Cass, PE, LEED AP, Senior Vice President, Capital Program, NYC Economic Development Corporation

      - Nora Madonick, CEO & Lead Strategist, Arch Street Communications

      - Greg Sprich, Project Manager and Civil Engineer, Urban Infrastructure, Principal, Stantec

      - Donna Walcavage, Principal, Stantec and Co-Chair, AIA NY Design for Risk and Reconstruction
  • Cost
    • FREE Event
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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