Post-Ondoy Assessment

SYMPOSIUM #1 – Post-Ondoy Assessment
8:00-11:45AM, Monday, 8 February 2010

Auditorium, Malcolm Hall, College of Law
University of the Philippines Diliman

Symposium Programme

} Moderator: Dr. Benito Pacheco
Time Activity Speaker
8:00-8:30 Registration and Opening
8:30-8:40 Welcome Remarks Chancellor Sergio S. Cao
8:40-8:45 Introduction of DRM-UP
8:45-9:45 Geology of Metro Manila and Disasters Dr. Carlo Arcilla
Rainfall, Land Subsidence, and the Choking of Rivers in Metro Manila Dr. Fernando Siringan
Flood Management in Metro Manila Basins Dr. Leonardo Liongson
Hydrology and Hydraulics of the Ondoy Flood Dr. Guillermo Tabios
Institutional Failures, Disasters, and 21st-Century Cities Mr. Kenneth Cardenas
Historical Construction of Urban Landscapes and Disasters Prof.Trina Listanco
9:45-10:15 The Imperative of Growing the National Economy with an Eye on Disaster Mitigation, Adaptation and Preparedness Senator Edgardo J. Angara
10:15-10:30 Discussion
10:30-11:30 Panel Discussion and Open Forum
11:30-11:45 Summary and Conclusion