Earthquake Preparedness: What the United States can Learn from the 2010 Chilean

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Panel 1

William Carwile, III


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Associate Administrator, Office of Response and Recovery

Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Dirk Dijkerman


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Acting Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance

U.S. Agency for International Development

Carol Chan

Director, Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

U.S. Agency for International Development

Cristobal Lira


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Director, Committee for Earthquake and Tsunami Emergency (March-August 2010), Reconstruction Committee (since August 2010)

Chilean Ministry of Interior

Panel 2

James Wilkinson


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Executive Director

Central United States Earthquake Consortium

Ellis Stanley, Sr.


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Director, Western Emergency Management Services


Reginald DesRoches, Ph. D.


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Professor and Associate Chair, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology close

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Earthquake Preparedness: What the United States can Learn from the 2010 Chilean

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