SRA - New England

The New England Chapter of the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA-NE) hosts seminars from September through June. The seminars provide an opportunity for those interested in the science and policy of risk assessment to hear about current issues, research and initiatives. With few exceptions, seminars are free and open to the public. Please consider becoming a member, or renewing your membership, to support SRA-NE's efforts by filling out our membership form.

This website maintains a list of upcoming as well as past seminars and events.


Recent News

Risk Communication

Join us for our next seminar on April 12th, 2017 at Gradient (20 University Road, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA).  Dr. Steve Goldman will be discussing riks communications and offering examples and lessons learned.

Preparing for Mass Relocation from Disasters

Please join us for the fourth seminar in our 2016-2017 Seminar Series on March 21st, 2017.  The presenter is Dr. Vicki Bier of the University of Wisconsin- Madison and she will be discussing the challenges associated with mass relocation of people after natural disasters.

Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Natural Gas Production: Risks, Research and Regulations

Our third seminar is coming up soon!

Minimizing the Regrets of Long-Term Urban Floodplain Management under Uncertain Climate Change

Please join us for our second seminar on January 19th, 2017 at Industrial Economics in Cambridge,

Risk and Resilience: R^2 or 2R

Join us, December 6th, 2016, for our first seminar of 2016-2017, at Industrial Economics in Cambr