A Knowledge Exchange with Dutch Experts was hosted by the University of South Florida's Patel Center for Global Solutions.
Resilient Tampa Bay 2011: A Knowledge Exchange with Dutch Experts was hosted by the University of South Florida’s Patel Center for Global Solutions in Tampa, Florida, on February 21-23, 2011. The three-day workshop was organized in collaboration with local, regional, state, and international entities. More than 150 attendees heard from Dutch and local water experts on resiliency issues relating to Tampa Bay, particularly on urban flooding, storm surge, and sea level rise. Additionally, key stakeholders formed four geo-focal teams to identify vulnerabilities and to make recommendations on resiliency strategies for four defined locations: Tampa Bay, City of Tampa, City of St. Petersburg, and Gulf Beach Communities.