A discussion of the shore’s vulnerability to storms, lessons from states with strong coastal management programs and other topics will be discussed Friday at a conference titled, “Rebuilding a Resilient New Jersey Shore.”

The conference, which will be held at Monmouth University, will feature a panel of experts to talk about the “new normal” when it comes to storms and ways to ensure resiliency to natural disasters, including changes to statutes, regulations and plan. The event is co-sponsored by the New Jersey Climate Adaptation Alliance at Rutgers University and New Jersey Future, a nonprofit that advocates for responsible land-use policies.