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2012 Tsunami Hazard/Risk Analysis Workshop

Agenda

JULY 25, 2012 - DAY ONE of workshop

Discuss goals of workshop (Marie Eble/Rick Wilson) Abstract -Presentation

Review of existing 2008 National Tsunami Hazard Analysis and recommendation for update (Paula Dunbar and Craig Weaver) Abstract - Presentation

PANEL 1: Regional geological settings and hazard analysis update

  1. Global sensitivity analyses (Vasily Titov / Abstract - Presentation)
  2. Alaska (Roger Hansen / Abstract - Presentation)
  3. West Coast, Cascadia source (Chris Goldfinger / Abstract - Presentation; Brian Atwater / Abstract - Presentation; Art Frankel / Abstract - Presentation)
  4. West Coast, non-Cascadia sources (George Priest / Abstract - Presentation; Tim Walsh / Abstract - Presentation; Rick Wilson / Abstract - Presentation)
  5. Summary discussion and determine needs (panels; Eble/Wilson)

PANEL 2: Regional geological settings and hazard analysis update

  1. USGS work in Caribbean/East Coast (Uri Ten Brink / Abstract - Presentation)
  2. East Coast (Stephan Grilli / Abstract - Presentation)
  3. Gulf of Mexico (Juan Horrillo / Abstract - Presentation)
  4. Puerto Rico (Aurelio Mercado-DNP / Abstract - Presentation)
  5. Summary discussion and determine needs (panels; Eble/Wilson)

PANEL 3: Probabilistic methods

  1. Methods overview (Hong Kie Thio / Abstract - Presentation)
  2. Pacific Region (Hong Kie Thio / Abstract - Presentation; Frank Gonzalez / Abstract - Presentation)
  3. Atlantic Region (Uri Ten Brink / Abstract - Presentation; Stephan Grilli / Abstract - Presentation)
  4. Applications - CA Pilot Projects (Rick Wilson / Abstract - Presentation)
  5. Summary discussion and determine needs (panels; Eble/Wilson)

 

JULY 26, 2012 - DAY TWO of workshop

Day One Review and Day Two plan

PANEL 4: Risk, vulnerability, and design/construction analysis methods

  1. Pacific Islands/Hawaii and PTHA for ASCE 7 (Fai Cheung / Abstract - Presentation)
  2. Overview of risk analysis methods (Harry Yeh / Abstract - Presentation)
  3. Vulnerability analyses, West Coast examples (Nate Woods / Abstract - Presentation)
  4. HAZUS module update (Tamra Biasco / Abstract - Presentation)
  5. ASCE 7/ Building Codes update (Gary Chock / Abstract - Presentation)
  6. Summary discussion and determine needs, specifically: What resources/information will be needed to complete a National Tsunami Risk Analysis? (panel; Eble/Wilson)

Non-Panel Talk: Post-tsunami field protocol (Laura Kong and Mike Shulters / Abstract - Presentation)

PANEL 5: Other types of tsunami analyses for preparedness and mitigation

  1. Social science analyses (Jim Goltz / Abstract - Presentation)
  2. Geo-hazard analysis for evacuation (Tim Walsh / Abstract - Presentation)
  3. Vertical evacuation (John Schelling / Abstract - Presentation)
  4. Maritime community analysis methods (Pat Lynett / Abstract - Presentation)
  5. Summary discussion and determine needs, especially as they apply to tsunami mitigation and preparedness activities (panel; Eble/Wilson)

Breakout groups by panel topics to discuss recommendations

Discuss results from breakout groups, and set plan for NHTMP, especially MMS and MES

End of Workshop

 




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