Be Informed News HayWired All-Team Kick-Off

May 5, 2017

HayWired All-Team Kick-Off

The USGS, Association of Bay Area Governments, Joint Venture Silicon Valley, Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center and the State of California Seismic Safety Commission held the first “All-Team” kick-off meeting for the HayWired Scenario on April 24, 2017 at East Bay Municipal Utilities District in Oakland from 12:30P to 4PM.


The interactive kickoff meeting brought together collaborator to brainstorm on the objectives of the scenario to 1. Improve the communication and use of science, 2.  understand and reduce seismic risk, and 3. build capacity to respond and recover.


Following the April All-Team meeting, the HayWired Coalition will host town hall style workshops and exercises to address the ideas and the objectives. These efforts will build to public events centered on the HayWired rollout on 4/18/18, the date used for the HayWired scenario (4:18PM on April 18th, 2018).