January 22, 2018: Diaspora Resiliency Studio: coming in Spring 2018! Stay tuned for more.

January 15, 2018: Very pleased to support NOAA’s 2018 Environmental Literacy Grants for K-12 as an application reviewer.

January 11, 2018: Lends input at stakeholder workshop for the Massachusetts State Hazard Mitigation and Climate Adaptation Plan.

December 27, 2017-January 3, 2018: Lessons from the California Fires: Climate Change Impacts and Proactive Planning, parts 1-3 published at UrbDeZine and Planetizen.

December 15, 2017: Dave is invited to help curate the 8th International Conference on Building Resilience November 7-9, 2018 in Lisbon Portugal. Creates Track 3F – New Directions in Resilient Infrastructure: Critical, Decentralized, and Hybrid Systems Built to Serve People.

November 30, 2017: Dave contributes to Voluntary Resilience Standards: An Assessment of Market Options for Boston’s Commercial Sector study by Meister Consultants for the Boston Green Ribbon Commission.

November 21, 2017: Community Resilience: The Role of Design at BSA explores tools and techniques for engaging the public in testing resilience.

November 8, 2017: Dave leads a panel discussion among academics, design and planning practitioners, and community leaders at Community Resilience = National Security: The Role of Design at ABX 2017.

October 24, 2017: Dave receives certification as a Commonwealth of Massachusetts Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) Program certified provider.

March 28, 2017: Dave participated in the University of Massachusetts Boston Sustainable Solutions Lab‘s second annual symposium ‘Building Resilience: Economic Displacement and Climate Change’