Disaster Mitigation and Resilience Forum Series

Forum on FEMA’s BRIC Program
Leading the Discussion on the Future of Mitigation and Infrastructure Resilience in Washington, D.C.


Tuesday, July 23, 2019

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM


Washington, D.C.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

1615 H Street NW

Washington, D.C. 20062

The BuildStrong Coalition teamed with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to convene a conversation with FEMA leadership, state and local emergency managers and disaster officials, and leading stakeholders from the insurance and infrastructure industries about:

  • Identifying and Qualifying for FEMA’s Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) Grant Program
  • Building an Understanding of FEMA’s Mitigation Priorities
  • Exploring Use Cases for Achieving Residential Resilience, including Wind Retrofitting, Wildfire Resilience, and More
  • Reaching Public Infrastructure Resilience, including Power and Water Lifelines and Beyond
  • And More!