About this video

Dr. Irwin Ledlener (Director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at The Earth Institute – Columbia University) shares some quick thoughts on common disaster recovery needs that can be addressed through technology. Dr Ledlener is a leading expert on disaster recovery and the author of Americans at Risk: Why We Are Not Prepared for Megadisasters and What We Can Do Now. Check out Code and Response and contribute your ideas to assisting in disaster preparedness and recovery.