This interdisciplinary conference seeks paper proposals on disaster resilience and its applications to communities like Gulfport, Mississippi, Mississippi's second-largest city which was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. The conference will include panel and roundtable discussions, as well as speakers.
Submission of Papers
•Suggested issue areas to address include disaster mitigation and economic, political, and social resilience.
•Award for best student paper.
•Please submit all proposals to the attention of Jack Covarrubias at firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline of April 15, 2009.
The Community and Regional Resilience Institute (CARRI) and the Center for Policy and Resilience (CPR).
University of Southern Mississippi
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