Second International Workshop on
Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI) 2019

  • 08:30 - 09:30
  • Registration and Tea

  • 09:30 - 10:30
  • Opening ceremony

    • Welcome Address

      Shri Kamal Kishore

      National Disaster Management Authority, India

    • Remarks

      Dr. Junaid Kamal Ahmad

      World Bank Group

      Mami Mizutori

      UNISDR

      H.E. Kenji Hiramatsu

      Ambassador of Japan to India

      Dr. P. K. Mishra

      Prime Minister’s Office, India

    • Inaugural Address

      Dr. Rajiv Kumar

      NITI Aayog, India

    • Special Address

      Shri N. K. Singh

      Fifteenth Finance Commission, India

    • Vote of thanks

      Shri Sanjeev Jindal

      Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India

  • 10:30 – 10:45
  • Short break

  • 10:45 – 12:00
  • OS1: Opening Session 1

    Stage-setting Panel Discussion

    • Introduction to IWDRI and overview of CDRI

      Kamal Kishore, National Disaster Management Authority, India

    • Keynote: The global challenge of adapting infrastructure systems to be resilient to climate disasters

      Prof Jim Hall, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford

    Background Note

    • Chair

      Dr. K.VijayRaghavan

      Principal Scientific Advisor, Government of India


    • Alice Hill

      Hoover Institution, Stanford University

      Prof Anand Patwardhan

      University of Maryland School of Public Policy

      Andrew Maskrey

      Risk Nexus Initiative

      Rowan Douglas

      Insurance Development Forum

  • 12:00 – 13:30
  • T1: Thematic Session 1

    Thematic Pillars Driving the Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure

    Background Note

    Introduction to the session
    Kamal Kishore, National Disaster Management Authority, India


    T1-A

    Risk assessment methodologies, risk metrics and indicators of sustainability for different infrastructure classes.

    • Chair

      Chenxi Mao

      China Earthquake Administration

    • Moderator

      Andrew Maskrey

      Risk Nexus Initiative


    • Prof. Bilal Ayyub

      University of Maryland [keynote via video]

      Prof. Ravi Sinha

      IIT Bombay

      Dr. Raghav Pant

      ECI Oxford

      Neil Sandro Alata Olivares

      CENEPRED, Peru

    Background Note


    T1-B

    Standards, design and regulation for infrastructure development, operations and maintenance.

    • Chair

      Mathew Crossman

      National Infrastructure Commission, UK

    • Moderator

      Russell Muir

      World Bank Group


    • Toshihiro Kamatani

      MLIT, Japan

      Dr. Sudhir Jain

      IIT Gandhinagar

      Mark Johnson

      International Code Council

      Jimmy Scott

      Queensland Reconstruction Authority

      Phil Rizcallah

      National Research Council, Canada

    Background Note


    T1-C

    Reconstruction and recovery planning of key infrastructure sectors after disasters.

    • Chair

      Setsuko Saya

      Cabinet Office, Japan

    • Moderator

      Prof. Mauro Dolce

      Dipartimento della Protezione Civile, Italy


    • Dr. Josef Leitmann

      World Bank Group

      Rita Missal

      UNDP

      Diana Arlette Cordero Devesa

      Seguridad, Mexico

    Background Note

  • 13:30 – 14:30
  • Lunch

  • 14:30 - 16:15
  • T2: Thematic Session 2

    The Policy And Governance Landscape For DRI

    Introduction to the session
    Kamal Kishore, National Disaster Management Authority, India

    Stage-setting presentation "Infrastructure and Resilient Cities"
    Amit Prothi, 100 Resilient Cities

    Background Note


    T2-A

    LARGE INVESTMENTS IN NEW INFRASTRUCTURE

    • Chair

      Dr. Y. Mathur

      Knowledge Innovation Hub, NITI Aayog, India

    • Moderator

      Ane Bruwer

      Dept. of Cooperative Governance, South Africa


    • Dr. Umamaheshwaran Rajasekar

      National Institute of Urban Affairs, India

      Sebastian Alonso

      Ministry of Interior, Public Works and Housing, Argentina

      Xuehu Zhang

      Ministry of Emergency Management, China

      Ishita Jalan

      Council on Energy, Environment and Water, India

      Terna Manasseh IBI

      Nigeria

    Background Note


    T2-B

    FOCUS ON REFURBISHMENT AND REPLACEMENT OF EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE

    • Chair

      Luke Brown

      Emergency Management Australia.


    • Alice Hill

      Hoover Institution, Stanford University

      Prof. Mauro Dolce

      Dipartimento della Protezione Civile, Italy

      Phil Rizcallah

      National Research Council, Canada

      Mathew Crossman

      National Infrastructure Commission, UK

      Michael Mullan

      Global Commission for Adaptation

      Cristobal Mena Amigo

      ONEMI, Chile

    Background Note


    T2-C

    SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES (SIDS) AND LANDLOCKED DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (LLDC)

    • Chair

      Colonel Ch Ariunaa

      NEMA, Mongolia

    • Moderator

      Etienne Coyette

      European Commission


    • Arghya Sinha Roy

      ADB

      Capt. Neville Wint

      Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management, Trinidad and Tobago

      D.Ellayah

      NDRRMC, Mauritius

      Fathimath Shaushan Moosa

      NDMA, Maldives

      N.Boseiwaqa

      MITDMMS, Fiji

    Background Note

  • 16:15 - 16:30
  • Tea

  • 16:30 – 18:00
  • T3: Thematic Session 3

    Finance for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure

    Introduction to the session
    National Disaster Management Authority, India

    Background Note

    • Moderator

      Dr. Krishna Vatsa

      UNDP


    • Aniket Shah

      US SIF/ Oppenheimer Funds

      Rowan Douglas

      Insurance Development Forum

      Prof. Ila Patnaik

      National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, India

      Mariela Barzola Flores

      Ministry of Economy and Finance, Peru

      Dr. Josef Leitmann

      World Bank Group

      Dr. George Thomas

      Insurance Institute of India

      Michael Mullan

      Global Commission on Adaptation

      Satish Raju

      Swiss Re

      Sabin Basnyat

      Green Climate Fund

  • 18:00 – 18:05
  • Closing

  • 09:30 – 10:15
  • OS2: Opening Session 2

    Recap Of Day 1 And Reflections for CDRI

    Introduction to the session
    Kamal Kishore, National Disaster Management Authority, India

    • Russell Muir

      World Bank Group

      Rita Missal

      UNDP

      Ane Bruwer

      Dept. of Cooperative Governance, South Africa

      Luke Brown

      Emergency Management Australia

      Etienne Coyette

      European Commission

      Prof. Jim Hall

      Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford

    Background Note

  • 10:15 – 11:30
  • WS1: Working Session 1

    Perspectives From Multilateral Agencies

    Background Note

    • Moderator

      Jyoti Shukla

      World Bank Group


    • Supee Teravaninthorn

      Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

      Joseph Stables

      UNOPS

      Sanny Ramos Jegillos

      UNDP

      Mark Harvey

      DFID

      Dr. Donal Cannon

      European Investment Bank

      Dr. Animesh Kumar

      UNISDR

      Arghya Sinha Roy

      Asian Development Bank

      Dr. Nagesh Kumar

      UNESCAP

  • 11:30 – 12:45
  • FE1: Featured Event

    Emerging Technologies and Innovation

    Background Note


    FE1-A

    Digital Technologies

    • Chair

      Sergey Kachanov

      EMERCOM, Russia


    • Seema Kumar

      IBM

      Sella Nevo

      Google

      Andre Cuomo

      Sacertis

      Michael Anthony

      Sarmap

      Daisuke Abe

      Weathernews Inc


    FE1-B

    Engineering and Nature Based Solutions

    • Chair

      Prof. Rajib Shaw

      Keio University


    • Prof. Mauro Dolce

      Dipartimento della Protezione Civile, Italy

      Cees van de Guchte

      Netherlands

      Dr. K.Satyagopal

      Tamil Nadu

      Chenxi Mao

      Haoyu Zhang, China Earthquake Administration

      Dr. Sushil Gupta

      Risk Modeling & Insurance

  • 12:45 – 13:45
  • Lunch

  • 13:45 – 15:15
  • WS2: Working Session 2

    State Of Play In Building Resilience In Key Infrastructure Sectors

    Background Note


    WS2-A: Ports + Railways + Freight Corridors
    • Moderator

      Anurag Sachan

      Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India


    • Florian Hofstetter

      SBB AG, Switzerland

      Dr. Shoichi Hashimoto

      Tonichi Engineering Consultants Inc, Japan

      Dr. Raghav Pant

      ECI Oxford

      Shu Moriyama & Michiya Kitayama

      JICA

    Background Note


    WS2-B: Airports + Energy + Telecom
    • Moderators

      Luke Brown

      Emergency Management Australia

      Henriette Bredsten

      European Commission


    • Airport Authority of India

      Manoj Kumar Singh

      Indus Towers

      Stephen Gitonga

      Regional Energy Specialist, UNDP

      Ghanshyam Prasad

      Ministry of Power

      Simon Ernst

    Background Note


    WS2-C: Water
    • Moderator

      Katrin Bruebach

      100 Resilience Cities


    • Cees van de Guchte

      Netherlands

      Prof. Kapil Gupta

      IIT Bombay

      Ritesh Khattar

      Central Water Commission

      Masaaki Ito

      Ishigaki, Japan

      Phil Rizcallah

      National Research Council, Canada

    Background Note

  • 15:15 – 15:30
  • Tea

  • 15:30 - 17:00
  • WS3: Working Session 3

    THE FORM AND FUNCTION OF THE CDRI

  • 17:00 - 18:00
  • Summary and way forward

  • 18:00 onwards
  • Closing ceremony