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International SSPEED Conference
Urban and Coastal Flooding: Building a Resilient Future
October 12 & 13, 2023

The SSPEED Center's 11th International Conference, "Urban and Coastal Flooding: Building a Resilient Future" hosted 160 attendees at the Rice Glasscock School of Continuing Studies. Over the two-day conference, several international speakers from the Netherlands and UK presented, as well as top academic, consulting and governmental experts on timely topics related to building resiliency. This included presentations on “Coastal Protection for Galveston Bay,” “Nature-Based Flood Solutions” and “Flood Protection and Climate Adaptation in the Dutch Delta.”

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