C2ES Webinar: Helping Small Businesses Build Climate Resilience

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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C2ES Webinar: Helping Small Businesses Build Climate Resilience

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 2-3 pm, EDT

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An extreme weather disaster can force some small businesses to close their doors forever. How can small businesses better evaluate, prepare for, and respond to the increasingly frequent and intense extreme weather events that climate change brings? This free webinar will explore:

- Risks small businesses face from climate and extreme weather

- Challenges to making small businesses more climate resilient

- Resources for small businesses

- Recommendations for engaging small businesses on resilience

 

Speakers:

Charissa Cooper, Private Sector Liaison, National Capital Region Planner, Maryland Emergency Management Agency

Jon Philipsborn, Associate Vice President, Climate Adaptation Practice Director, Americas at AECOM

Katy Maher, Science Fellow and Resilience Project Coordinator, C2ES