On May 5, Sarah Vilms will be presenting at U.C. Berkeley’s Round Table on Sustainability, Circular Economy and Thinking Beyond the Codes When Working Towards Fire Safety. Professor Matteo Garbelotto, Director, U.C. Berkeley’s Forest Pathology and Mycology Laboratory, will be hosting the event, which will feature rapid presentations by key fire safety experts. This is part of a larger effort to address the spectrum of wildfires from the environment and urban planning to hardening and construction of buildings. Topics of the round table will include:
- Vegetation management
- Hardening of buildings
- Fire behavior
- Codes and costs
- Federal funding to address wildfires
To register for this event, please visit the event page.