Henry Seywerd

Program Manager, Early Earthquake Warning at Natural Resources Canada

Henry Seywerd, Program Manager for the Earthquake Early Warning at Natural Resources Canada, is heading the recently initiated project to establish a national system for providing rapid warnings to mitigate the effects major earthquakes. He has been involved in emergency management at NRCan for over ten years including managing the refurbishment of the Canada’s seismic monitoring network, and leading its nuclear emergency response team.

Prior to joining NRCan Henry has held diverse positions in industry and research including the development of equipment for medical imaging and performing fundamental research in high energy physics.

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