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  Workshop Program (December 8, 2011)

7:45 Reception and registration
8:30 John Clague, Simon Fraser University
Opening remarks
Mayor Richard Walton, District of North Vancouver
Welcoming remarks
Bert Struik, Geological Survey of Canada
Program introduction
Keynote address
Mark Holland, New Monaco Enterprise Corporation:
Natural and Social Engineering: Creating Community Resiliency through Land-use Decisions
10:15 Refreshment Break
10:40 Laurie Pearce, Pearces 2 Consulting
Breakout 1: Evaluate and build draft land-use guide concepts
12:30 Sandwich Lunch
1:00 pm Laurie Pearce
Breakout 2: Carousel contributions to each of 10 key guide concepts.
3:15 pm Refreshment Break
3:30 pm Facilitators and table mates create reports
3:45 pm Facilitators and Laurie Pearce
Reports of priorities identified for the guide

Review and next steps
4:30 pm John Clague,
Closing remarks

Land-use Decision Simulation Exercise (March, 2012 new date)

7:45 Reception and registration
8:30 Bert Struik and Colleen Vaughan
Welcoming remarks and introduction to the process
Morning exercise
Using the land-use guide for areas subject to flooding
10:00 Refreshment Break
10:20 Continuation of morning exercise
11:20 Evaluation and discussion of the morning exercise
12:00 Sandwich Lunch
1:00 pm Afternoon exercise
Using the land-use guide for areas subject to earthquake shaking (Tentative)
3:00 pm Refreshment Break
3:20 pm Continue exercise
4:00 Coordinators
Evaluation of the afternoon and morning exercise