One-day workshops: The Impacts of Climate Change on Urban Infrastructure & the Built Environment Toolbox

3 July 2012 - 8:00am to 5 July 2012 - 6:00pm

One-Day Workshops

Venue: Christchurch (3 July, 2012), Wellington (4 July, 2012), Auckland (5 July, 2012) 

Three one-day workshops were held in July 2012, administered by the New Zealand Planning Institute and the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand.

More information including the workshop programme, presenter biographies, and details of how to enrol for the workshop (PDF 621 KB)

Workshop presentations (PDFs and Videos)

Session 1 + 2 Introduction & workshop objectives/programme + Why is climate change important for urban environments? [Andrew Tait, NIWA] PDF (541 KB) Watch video 
Session 3 Local authority and institutional context [Sylvia Allan, Allan Planning & Research Ltd]  PDF (702 KB)  Watch video 
Session 4 Toolbox overview – purpose, structure, main elements [Andrew Tait, NIWA] PDF (393 KB)  Watch video 
Session 5 Roadmap for climate change adaptation process [Steve Oldfield, MWH NZ Ltd] PDF (2,859 KB)  Watch video 
Session 6 Stage 1: Understanding and prioritisation of issues: the policy & plan audit tool (1.5);sensitivity matrix tool (1.6) and top-down decision tool (4.6) [Sylvia Allan, Allan Planning & Research Ltd] PDF (1,333 KB)  Watch video 
Session 7 Stage 2: Risk identification and assessment using RiskScape (Tool 3.2) [Ryan Paulik, NIWA] PDF (2,803 KB)  Watch video 
Session 8 Stage 2: Risk assessment - staged MCA (Tool 4.5) [Steve Oldfield, MWH NZ Ltd]  PDF (2,973 KB) Watch video 
Session 9 Stage 3: Engineering options evaluation (Tool 4.2) [Nick Keenan, MWH NZ Ltd]  PDF (851 KB) Watch video 
Session 10 Stage 3: Evaluating option costs and benefits – the rCBE tool (Tool 4.3) [Steve Oldfield, MWH NZ Ltd]  PDF (2,723 KB) Watch video 
Session 11 Stage 3 – Evaluating cost/benefits for housing mitigation (Tool 4.4) [Ian Page, BRANZ) PDF (866 KB)  Watch video 
Discussion Panel – general Toolbox Q&A session [All]   Watch video 
Session 12 Wrap-up and key messages [Andrew Tait, NIWA] PDF (401 KB) Watch video