|Houston City Council Member David W. Robinson, the AIA Houston Urban Design Committee and the Houston Galveston Area Council will host a panel discussion and community dialogue on coastal resiliency. Representatives from Texas A&M University in Galveston and the SSPEED Center at Rice University will discuss their research and proposed solutions for storm surge protection in the region. Tom Colbert, AIA, and Chuck Wemple, HGAC, will moderate the panel in a collaborative conversation to include a Q&A with the audience.|
The event will take place Monday November 10th at the George R Brown Convention Center beginning with a reception at 6:00 pm and program at 6:30. Remarks by Houston Mayor Annise D. Parker and County Judge Ed Emmett will be given at the beginning of the program. This event is free and open to the public.
Meeting room and parking details will be posted online at www.aiahouston.org the week prior to the event.
The event is sponsored by the American Institute of Architects Houston Chapter, Houston Galveston Area Council, American Planning Association Houston Section, Center for Houston’s Future, City of Galveston, and the City of Houston. Please contact my office at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be a partner city, organization or sponsor of this event.