northeastern university seal
News > Video

Big Thoughts About Resilience and Urgency (Practitioner’s view of needs)

A panel of distinguished practitioners who have provided leadership during some of the major disasters of the 21st century helped kick off the Inaugural Global Resilience Research Network Summit on March 29, 2018. Featured on this panel are: Ian Hopkins, Chief Constable, Greater Manchester Police, United Kingdom; Judge Ed Emmett, CEO Harris County (Houston), TX; William B. Evans, Boston Police Commissioner; Albrecht Broemme, President, Federal Agency for Technical Relief, Germany; Dr. Kuntoro Mangkusubroto, Former Head of the Aceh-Nias Rehabilitation & Reconstruction Agency, Indonesia.

For more information about the GRRN or the summit, visit