Past Event

All-of-Government Approaches to International Consequence Management for CBRNE Incidents

Workshop
June 20, 2013

Location: National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution Ave NW Washington DC 20418

The workshop will start to build a coalition of diverse experts and stakeholders to explore ways to improve an all-of-government approach that increases resilience to international chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or explosive (CBRNE) incidents. The goal of the workshop is to document and develop measures of resilience to CBRNE events. Information generated will be shared openly through web-based media.

To view the video archive of the webcast, please click here.
To view the agenda for the workshop, please click here

Photo Courtesy of Massachusetts National Guard.

Workshop Summaries Resulting from this Event

An All-of-Government Approach to Increase Resilience for International Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) Events (2014)

Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and high-yield Explosive (CBRNE) events have the potential to destabilize governments and create conditions that exacerbate violence or promote terrorism. Their occurrence and effects can trigger global repercussions, and they can quickly overwhelm the infrastructure and capability of the responders, especially in countries that do not have specialized resources for response. Effective response t... More >>

To download the power point presentations, please click the links below:
     Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy, Japan
     Mr. Brian Lewis, Deputy Director, Technical Programs, Bureau of Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State
     Dr. Daniel Blumenthal, NNSA Consequence Management Program Manager, Office of Emergency Response, Department of Energy