HSRP Meeting New York, New York, February 25 - 26, 2014

Meeting: HSRP Public Meeting
Location: Grand Hyatt New York
109 East 42nd Street
Park Avenue at Grand Central Station
New York, New York 10017
Date/Time: February 25 - 26, 2014
Photo Gallery: Slideshow
Agenda: Agenda.docx
Meeting Flyer.pdf
Registration for Stakeholder Breakout Sessions: Sign Up Sheet
Stakeholder Breakout Sessions.docx
Speaker Bios: Alan F. Blumberg
Carrie Grassi
Richard M. Larrabee
David J. Leach
LCDR Donna Leoce
Captain Gordon Loebl
Elane Mahoney
Anthony R. Niles
Julia O'Brien
Commander John H. Olthuis
Jason P. Tuell
M. John Vickerman

February 25, 2014

Keynote Address:  Rear Admiral Richard Larrabee, Director of the Port Commerce Department, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

Coastal Resilience, Coastal Intelligence, and NOAA’s Navigation Services
Dr. Holly Am Bamford, Ph.D., Assistant Administrator, NOAA’s National Ocean Service

United States Coast Guard (USCG) Sandy Preparation & Emergency Response
Captain Gordon Loebl, Captain of the Port of New York & New Jersey

Current & Future Trade and Transportation Trends for Global Shipping
John Vickerman, Vickerman & Associates, LLC

Speaker Panel on NOAA’s Navigation Services

Providing Environmental Awareness for the Urban Ocean & Sandy Video on Hudson River Water Elevation Above Mean Sea Level
Dr. Alan Blumberg, George Meade Bond Professor and Director, Stevens Institute of Technology

USACE’s North Atlantic Coast Comprehensive Study
David Leach, Director, Programs Directorate, USACE North Atlantic Division

Luncheon Presentation: An Increasing Coastal Flood Hazard at New York City, 1844-2012: Using NOAA's Historical Tide Data to Analyze NY Harbor Storm Risk

United States Coast Guard Sector New York
Lieutenant Commander Donna Leoce, USCG Sector New York, Chief, Waterways Management Division

NOAA’s Services and Pilots
Captain Jack Olthuis, Executive Director, Sandy Hook Pilots Association

Superstorm Sandy:  Data Lessons Learned
Elaine Mahoney, NOAA’s Coastal Services Center

NOAA Speaker Panel on Sandy Supplemental Plan:  Overview & Agency Priorities
Dr. Russell Callender, Deputy Assistant Administrator, NOAA’s National Ocean Service
Mike Aslaksen, NOAA’s National Geodetic Survey
Captain Jon Swallow, NOAA’s Office of Coast Survey, Navigation Services Division
Darren Wright, NOAA’s Center for Operational Oceanographic Products & Services
Ashley Chappell, NOAA’s Office of Coast Survey

February 26, 2014

Importance and Application of NOAA’s Navigation Data, Products & services for the Port of New York/New Jersey
Ed Kelly, Maritime Association of the Port of NY/NJ (HSRP member)

Recreational Boating in New York/New Jersey:  Post Sandy & BoatU.S. Post Sandy Video on the Hurricane Catastrophe Team
Susan Shingledecker, Vice President, BoatU.S. Foundation (HSRP member)

Updated Nautical Charting and Consistency in Standards
Tony Niles, Assistant Director for Civil Works, Research & Development, USACE

A Stronger, More Resilient New York:  Recovery, Rebuilding, and Resiliency (Post Sandy)
Carrie Grassi, Senior Policy Advisor, New York City Mayor’s Office of Long-Term Planning and Sustainability

Post Tropical Cyclone Sandy Geospatial Response:  An Interagency Success Story and NOAA’s Role
Julian O’Brien, Acting Emergency Analyst/Geospatial Coordinator, Department of Homeland Security, FEMA Region II

Luncheon Presentation:  NOAA's Advances in Storm Surge Modeling & Prediction

Committee Letter: Letter of Recommendation to NOAA.pdf
NOAA Response: NOAA Response Letter.pdf
Summary: HSRP NY Feb 2014 Meeting Summary.pdf

Contact Information

For further information please contact:

NOAA Hydrographic Services Review Panel
1315 East-West Highway
SSMC3, N/CS, room 6127
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Revised: 9/9/2015