Caribbean Engineer and Environmental Conference

  • November 16, 2008
  • Arthur L Bradshaw, Dr Kent H Butts, Ms Marcela Ramirez

The Command Engineer Office, United States Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM), in collaboration with the United States Army War College’s Center for Strategic Leadership, conducted a successful four day "Engineer and Environment Conference" on 2-5 September 2008 in San Jose, Puerto Rico. The conference increased cooperation between United States Government (USG) agencies, the civilian and military leadership of Caribbean states, and the academic community on environmental engineering issues and disaster response activities in the region, and established new relationships for further collaboration.