SCDRP Winter Meeting 2020

Join us for the SCDRP Annual Meeting, January 28-29, 2020 Jacksonville, FL.


Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with resilience and recovery professionals and academics in the region as we work together to strengthen multi-sector partnerships to achieve success in improving disaster recovery, developing resilience strategies, and discuss lessons learned from recent events.  


Are you interested in getting your organization noticed among regional disaster resilience and recovery professionals?  Download the Flyer HERE  to select ways you can get noticed and show your support of the SCDRP!

Meeting Location


Lexington Hotel & Conference Center, Jacksonville Riverwalk

1515 Prudential Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32207

Tuesday, January 28, 2019

Wednesday, January 29, 2019


Register today and be a part of developing and strengthening the expanding network of resilience and recovery professionals in the Southeast and Caribbean region. Please note that we cannot issue refunds for registration fees.

Standard Registration - $225

Registration includes coffee, light breakfast options, a full lunch, snacks for the two days, and an evening reception on January 28.

Student / Local Government - $100

A discounted rate is available for students and local government employees. Registration includes coffee, light breakfast options, a full lunch, snacks for the two days, and an evening reception on January 28.


To book at the SCDRP Room-Block rate* 

• SCDRP Room Block booking link: 

• Or, call the hotel directly at 904.396.5100 to reserve a room under the SCDRP room block. 


BOOKING DEADLINE for special conference rate:  Friday, January 3, 2020


*All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card or, if applicable, a first night’s room & tax will be charged.  Special room block rate of $96/night (not including taxes) is available from January 27-30, 2020

Meeting Outline

Below is the tentative agenda for the meeting. Information will be updated as it becomes available and times / content are subject to change. All meeting sessions will be located at the Lexington Hotel & Conference Center, Jacksonville Riverwalk.

Tuesday, January, 28 2020

8:00 - 8:45 AM         Registration and Coffee

9:00 - 9:50 AM         KEYNOTE SPEAKER  (TBA)

9:50 - 10:00 AM       Break

10:00 - 10:45 AM     PANEL Pt.1: SCDRP State Resilience Projects; White Paper on Business Resilience

11:00 - 11:10 AM        Break

11:00 - 12:00 PM      PANEL Pt.2: SCDRP State Resilience Projects

12:00 - 1:00 PM        Lunch (provided)

1:00 - 2:20 PM          INTERACTIVE /BREAKOUT 

2:30 - 3:20 PM         PANEL: Recovery Support Function (RSF) - Capacity Building & Community Planning (CBCP)

3:15 - 3:30 PM           Break            

3:30 - 5:00 PM          PANEL: RSF - CBCPs  (cont)

5:00 PM                       Meeting Adjourns

6:00 PM                       Social  (location TBA)

Wednesday, January, 29 2020

8:00 - 8:45 AM        Registration and Coffee

9:00 - 9:45 AM        OPENING SPEAKER  (TBA)

9:45 - 10:30 AM      PANEL: RSF - Economic Recovery / Housing & Infrastructure: From Response to Recovery

10:30 - 10:45 AM    Break

10:45 - 12:00 PM    SCDRP Strategic Planning: Charting the Future of SCDRP

12:00 - 1:00 PM      Lunch (provided)

1:00 - 2:00 PM        PANEL: Connecting Research to Practice : Connecting climate change risk to economic models

2:00 - 2:45 PM        PANEL: Regional Needs for Disaster Resilience and Recovery (Interactive)

2:45 - 3:00 PM        OPEN FLOOR: Partner Feedback, Updates, Opportunities, 

3:00 - 3:15 PM         Break         

3:15 - 4:00 PM         PRESENTATIONS: Accessing Funding Streams for Disaster Resilience and Recovery

4:00-4:50 PM          SCDRP Report Out on Strategic Plan, Data Needs, Partnership Input

4:50-5:00 PM          Closeout/Evaluation

5:00PM                       Meeting Adjourns

Meeting Contact

Email Barbara Bischof at if you have any questions.

Please note, limited registration and travel support are available. We do not want to miss anyone at our workshop for lack of funds to attend. Contact Barbara today.

Funding for this project is provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA Award No. NA16NOS4730007) through the Coastal States Stewardship Foundation to the Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association (SECOORA).