The Cascadia CoPes Hub and Cascadia CoPe RCN holds joint seminar series on the first Thursday of every month from 9-10am Pacific Time.

AY2022- 2023 Seminars

The initial seminar speaker line-up can be viewed here.

Past Seminars

October 6, 2022Observations, Findings, and Recommendations from the NOAA Tsunami Science & Technology Advisory Panel (TSTAP)
Rick Wilson, California Geological Survey; Rocky Lopes, previously at the National Weather Services – Co-Chairs on the TSTAP

November 3, 2022Research on the Vulnerability to Sea Level Rise of the Humboldt Bay Spent Nuclear Fuel Site and Community-led Future Planning – Alexander Brown, Cal Poly Humboldt

December 1, 2022Mainstreaming Disaster Preparedness– Lan Nguyen, University of San Diego

AY2021- 2022 Seminars

October 7, 2021- Cascadia CoPes Hub Intro

November 4, 2021 – Cascadia CoPes Hub/ RCN Seminar
Jenny Suckale (Stanford University)– “Rethinking disaster risk mitigation for a changing world”

January 6, 2022- Cascadia CoPes Hub/RCN Seminar
Glenn Rix (Geosyntec Consultants) – “The Future of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program”

February 3, 2022- Cascadia CoPes Hub/ RCN Seminar
Elyssa Tappero (WA EMD), Carrie Garrison-Laney (WA Sea Grant), and Randy Leveque (UW) – “Modeling maritime tsunami hazards in Washington”

March 3, 2022- Cascadia CoPes Hub/RCN Seminar
Maximilian Dixon (WA EMD)- “Assessment of Vertical Evacuation on the outer coast of Washington”

April 7, 2022- Cascadia CoPes Hub/RCN Seminar
Billy Sweet (NOAA) – “Global and Regional Sea Level Rise Scenarios for the United States: Updated Mean Projections and Extreme Water Level Probabilities Along U.S. Coastlines.”

May 5, 2022 – Cascadia CoPes Hub/RCN Seminar
Diego Melgar (University of Oregon) – “Who cares about the Earthquake? Towards Real-Time Hazards Forecasting Systems with Machine Learning”

June 2, 2022 – Cascadia CoPes Hub/RCN Seminar
Thomas Whal (University of Cent