12/04/2019 8:30AM - 12/04/2019 11:30AM
Extreme heat. Powerful storms. Rising sea levels. The effects of climate change grow each day.
Burdened with aging subway lines, crumbling overpasses, and overtaxed energy systems, America’s infrastructure is ill-equipped to handle these forces. But, new innovations designed to withstand climate change could help it adapt and endure.
In its fourth installment, The Atlantic's summit on infrastructure and transportation will explore the impact of climate change on our critical systems and meet the disruptors who are sketching a blueprint for humanity’s future.