Speaker Listing

Sea Level 2022 Speakers
Senior Climate and Early Warning Systems Specialist
Joseph Daniel Intsiful is the Senior Climate and Early Warning Systems Specialist at the Green Climate Fund (GCF).
Violet Wulf-Saena has served as an international climate change expert for over ten years working with the United Nations’ Least Developed Countries and Small Island States to protect communities from the impacts of climate change.
River and Coastal Zone Management Specialist
Zahir-ul Haque Khan is a leading River and Coastal Zone Management Specialist in Bangladesh.
Senior Advisor for Climate Science and Risk Communication
Abby Sullivan recently joined the Philadelphia Office of Sustainability as the Senior Advisor for Climate Science and Risk Communication.
Assets and Planning Manager
Amon Martin is an asset and planning manager who leads effective adaptation planning. He has 20-years’ experience in managing the risks associated with climate related hazards, including management of flood protection infrastructure.
Climate Change Coordinator
Celine Dyer is the Climate Change Coordinator in the Office of the Prime Minister, Government of the Cook Islands.
Vice President
Nguyen Danh THAO is an Associate Professor at the Department of Port and Coastal Engineering and a Vice President, HCMC University of Technology (HCMUT), concurrently.
Resilience Program Manager for Adaptation
Katherine Hagemann is the Resilience Program Manager for Adaptation within the Office of Resilience at Miami-Dade County.
Senior Consultant - Climate Planning
Adam Parris is an interdisciplinary researcher and knowledge broker with experience developing, applying, and translating science for numerous US states, cities, and local communities.
Director of Planning
Gordon has over 27 years of environmental consulting experience in Canada, the United States. Barbados, and Botswana, and over 7 years of experience as a public servant for the government of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada.
Landscape Architect
Originally from Lisbon, Portugal, Ricardo has been practicing as a landscape architect since 2006.
City Information Coordinator
Felipe is a geographer who acts as City Information Director at Instituto Pereira Passos – IPP, Rio de Janeiro city’s autarchy responsible for data, information and knowledge management.