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Resilient Homeland: Keep Calm and Carry On

Resilient Homeland: Keep Calm and Carry On This panel was recorded live at the March 23rd, 2012 Future Tense event "Defining Resilience." The ability to bounce back, to absorb shocks, to persevere, to retain functionality over time, to endure, to adapt, to succeed, to survive, to sustain... so many verbs are conjured up by the term "resilience." Whether we're talking about our bodies, our minds, our communities, our institutions or our natural environment, the R-word provides a conceptual framework for designing a better tomorrow. Please join us for a wide-ranging inquiry on what it means to be resilient and what a resilient future could look like. Darrell Darnell -- @GWDarrellD Senior Associate Vice President, George Washington University Former Director, Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Policy, White House National Security Staff Patrick Doherty -- @NewAmerica Director, Smart Strategy Initiative, New America Foundation Jason McNamara -- @FEMA Chief of Staff, Federal Emergency Management Agency Moderator Amanda Ripley-- @amandaripley Emerson Fellow, New America Foundation Author, The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes -- And Why
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