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Outreach & Exchange

SSPEED Hosts 10th Conference

More than 150 attendees gathered for the SSPEED Center's 10th Conference, "Post-Harvey Climate and Flood Impacts on the Built Environment "at the Rice Glasscock School of Continuing Studies. Over the two-day conference, over 30 top academic, consulting and governmental experts presented on a wide variety of topics, including Urban Design & Policy for Flood Protection, Climate Change and Recent Storms, Impact of the Big Freeze and Energy Systems, COVID in the Environment, and Institute for Disaster Resilient Texas.


AGU Fall Meeting 2021

Bedient's grad students present their research at AGU's 2021 Fall Meeting in New Orleans.

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TU DELFT CME Students Visit Rice

A group of over 30 students and instructors visit the SSPEED Center as part of a 10-day visit to Houston and Galveston.  After a campus tour, SSPEED presented the Galveston Bay Park Plan.

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Field Trip to Barker Dam

Professor Bedient and SSPEED's project manager, Larry Dunbar, take CEVE students to Barker Reservoir to look at dam operations and discuss Harvey.

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