...to preserve, protect, develop, and restore coastal resources for all Rhode Islanders
RI Flood Mitigation Association 2018 Conference
This year’s conference theme- "Above and Beyond"- will focus on exceeding minimum floodplain regulations to enhance flood resilience. You'll hear reflections and lessons learned from Hurricane Irma from our keynote speaker, Martha Graham, CFM, Public Works Director & City Engineer with the City of St. Augustine, FL, along with FEMA updates and exciting case studies and successful practices from your peers around the state.
Early bird registration ends this F, 3/9; reserve your spot today!
(cost increases $10-$20 after 3/9) General Registration (draft agenda posted)
Consider being a conference sponsor!
Vendor/Sponsor Registration (draft agenda posted)
This popular event brings together nearly 200 floodplain management and hazard mitigation professionals, state and municipal staff and officials, consultants, non-profit leaders and others to share experiences and lessons learned from managing flood risk, making communities more sustainable, and protecting floodplains and fragile natural resources.
If you or someone you know wants to serve and be on the front line of floodplain management in the state, let us know! Just complete the nomination form by March 16, 2018. Nominees will be announced and voted on at the April 2018 conference. The newly elected board will vote on the various positions (described in the nomination form) at their first meeting following the April conference.