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Industry Event Calendar

Industry Event Calendar

2019 at a glance:

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May 2019

May 12-17, 2019
2019 Governor's Hurricane Conference: "Road to Readiness"

Palm Beach County Convention Center and Hilton West Palm Beach, Florida
event site | information about 2019 student scholarships  
The Governor’s Hurricane Conference, now in its 33rd year, was established in order to provide a vehicle to present lessons learned and other important information about hurricanes to public and private officials, especially local emergency management professionals and those involved in preparedness, planning, response and recovery at all levels of government, industry and private interests. The primary target audience was and continues to be the first-line responders to a hurricane or other tropical weather event. In addition, the Conference also serves as a forum for state and local emergency management officials to exchange ideas and to discuss and recommend new policies to improve emergency management in the State of Florida. This year the conference offers more than 40 training sessions, 65 workshops, various seminars, and a dynamic general session to share lessons learned and ways to improve our readiness. It also offers the chance to network with your peers and others to enhance this learning experience.

May 13, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
DHS Active Shooter Preparedness Workshop

Lake Charles, Louisiana
online registration and details 
Learn how to develop an emergency action plan with guidance from expert instructors; identify strengths, weaknesses, and gaps in physical security and planning considerations via break-out sessions; prevent active shooter incidents by recognizing behavioral indicators on the pathway to violence; and understand the history of significant active shooter incidents through survivor stories and expert perspectives. Go online for more information regarding the DHS Active Shooter Program.

May 15, 2019, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
FEMA/EMI e-Forum: "Psychological First Aid for Disaster Response Workers and Responder Recovery – Coping When the Work Is Done"

Access these events through FEMA Adobe Connect, or call in at 800-320-4330, PIN 107622. Please direct any questions to EMI at FEMA-EMI-eforums@fema.dhs.gov. The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Emergency Management Institute (EMI) hosts “One Link, One Bridge, Many Voices” e-Forums, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT every Wednesday. In these one-hour, moderated webinar panel discussions, EMI and the emergency management community discuss matters of interest related to emergency management and national preparedness. During the sessions, participants share their experiences in an informal exchange of ideas. EMI e-Forums are free of charge and available to anyone who wishes to participate. 

May 16, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
DHS Active Shooter Preparedness Workshop 

Biloxi, Mississippi 
online registration and details 
Learn how to develop an emergency action plan with guidance from expert instructors; identify strengths, weaknesses, and gaps in physical security and planning considerations via break-out sessions; prevent active shooter incidents by recognizing behavioral indicators on the pathway to violence; and understand the history of significant active shooter incidents through survivor stories and expert perspectives. Go online for more information regarding the DHS Active Shooter Program.

May 22, 2019, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
FEMA/EMI e-Forum: "Training Employees in Disaster Environments"

Access these events through FEMA Adobe Connect, or call in at 800-320-4330, PIN 107622. Please direct any questions to EMI at FEMA-EMI-eforums@fema.dhs.gov. The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Emergency Management Institute (EMI) hosts “One Link, One Bridge, Many Voices” e-Forums, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT every Wednesday. In these one-hour, moderated webinar panel discussions, EMI and the emergency management community discuss matters of interest related to emergency management and national preparedness. During the sessions, participants share their experiences in an informal exchange of ideas. EMI e-Forums are free of charge and available to anyone who wishes to participate. 

May 22-23, 2019 
IAEM-Asia Annual General Meeting (AGM) 

Shanghai, China 
register online
The IAEM-Asia AGM 2019 program will emphasize practical strategies, case studies and panel discussions, offering you a great opportunity to learn the best practices, the newest trends and technology innovations. It is definitely the region’s premier event covering all the major issues in security industry. The summit, which will feature an exciting line-up of 150+ top-level decision-makers from the security industry as well as experts and scholars from government sectors and universities/colleges, will provide a superb platform to network and meet peers. The two-day conference will enable participants to have a comprehensive grasp of security industry as well as great solutions for their own organizations. Speakers will include Ellis M. Stanley, IAEM-Global chair; Robie Robinson, president of EMAP and former IAEM-USA president; and Victor Bai, CEM, IAEM-Asia president. 

May 23, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
DHS Active Shooter Preparedness Workshop 

Chicago, Illinois 
online registration and details 
Learn how to develop an emergency action plan with guidance from expert instructors; identify strengths, weaknesses, and gaps in physical security and planning considerations via break-out sessions; prevent active shooter incidents by recognizing behavioral indicators on the pathway to violence; and understand the history of significant active shooter incidents through survivor stories and expert perspectives. Go online for more information regarding the DHS Active Shooter Program.

May 28-31, 2019
2019 Maryland Homeland Security and Emergency Management Symposium

Clarion Resort Fountainebleau Hotel
Ocean City, Maryland
details and registration 
Join emergency management professionals at the 33rd MDEMA Annual Symposium. You will have the opportunity to hear from national level speakers who come with experience and are willing to share their stories of disaster and recovery processes. Mental health, law enforcement, and private sector partners will present best practices and lessons learned. Partners from local, state, and national agencies will be there, providing the opportunity to expand your network of colleagues in the field. Sign up today for great food, cornhole competitions, mixer networking, a silent auction, AND a whole lot of learning and memories.

May 29, 2019, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
FEMA/EMI e-Forum: "Veteran to FEMA: Ways to be Hired"

Access these events through FEMA Adobe Connect, or call in at 800-320-4330, PIN 107622. Please direct any questions to EMI at FEMA-EMI-eforums@fema.dhs.gov. The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Emergency Management Institute (EMI) hosts “One Link, One Bridge, Many Voices” e-Forums, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT every Wednesday. In these one-hour, moderated webinar panel discussions, EMI and the emergency management community discuss matters of interest related to emergency management and national preparedness. During the sessions, participants share their experiences in an informal exchange of ideas. EMI e-Forums are free of charge and available to anyone who wishes to participate. 

May 29-30, 2019
CANCELLED - 2019 Emergency Management Leaders Conference (EMLC)

Arizona Grand Resort
Phoenix, Arizona
event site | online registration (early bird discount available on or before Feb. 28
IAEM is a supporting organization of this conference. 
EMLC presents six panel sessions, which will address different topics from multiple perspectives. Each panel is moderated by an EAC member and presents panelists representing a mix of public (Federal, State, Tribal, Local) and private sector. The 2019 panel program will highlight six key areas of interest and importance: Energy Sector; International Views on Disaster Management; Technology and Disaster Management; Flood Management and Mitigation in the U.S.; Fire Management in the U.S.; FEMA Regional Administrators Panel; and Whole of Community Engagement. In addition to the panel sessions, the EMLC program will include two keynote addresses, the closing panel session, five POD sessions, numerous food and beverage events, and dedicated exhibit floor/sponsor networking time. Target audience includes: all professionals representing federal, state, tribal and local emergency management and related disciplines.

June 2019

June 4-7, 2019
Plan Now to Attend...
IAEM-Canada 2019 Conference:
"Bridging Public-Private Partnerships in Emergency Management"

Cenovus Energy
The Bow Building

500 Centre St. SE
Calgary, AB T2G 1A6 Canada

Complete details are available on the IAEM-Canada event site - and registration is live!
 

June 5, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
DHS Active Shooter Preparedness Workshop

Austin, Texas
online registration and details   

Learn how to develop an emergency action plan with guidance from expert instructors; identify strengths, weaknesses, and gaps in physical security and planning considerations via break-out sessions; prevent active shooter incidents by recognizing behavioral indicators on the pathway to violence; and understand the history of significant active shooter incidents through survivor stories and expert perspectives. Go online for more information regarding the DHS Active Shooter Program.

June 17-20, 2019
2019 National Homeland Security Conference

Phoenix, Arizona
event site
Registration is open for the 2019 National Homeland Security Conference, which will take place in Phoenix, Arizona, June 17-20, 2019. This event brings together homeland security, law enforcement, fire and emergency management professionals, federal agencies, nonprofit agencies, business owners, universities, and decision-makers to learn about emerging trends in homeland security and explore new equipment and technology available to support missions. NOTE: IAEM will hold its AEM/CEM Preparatory Course and AEM/CEM Exam on June 21, as part of the post-conference schedule for NHSC – details and registration available now.

July 2019

July 2-4, 2019
INTERPOL World 2019: "Engaging Co-Creation to Prepare for Future Security Threats

Sands Expo & Convention Centre
Singapore
event site 
Supported by IAEM-Asia 
IAEM-Asia and IAEM-Oceania members who wish to participate should contact Jia Ni HAN, visitor@interpol-world.com, +65 6389 6637. 
INTERPOL World is a global co-creation opportunity which engages the public and private sectors in dialogue, and fosters collaboration to counter future security and policing challenges. The event will include strategic Co-creation Labs to discuss the challenges and solutions for combating the crimes of the future. Exhibition that serves as a business and networking event for 250 manufacturers, distributors, and Research and Development organizations to offer innovative products and cutting-edge technologies.

July 15-17, 2019
FEMA/EMI Course E0418 Mass Care/Emergency Assistance Planning and Operations

National Emergency Training Center
Emergency Management Institute (EMI)
Emmitsburg, Maryland
details and registration
The purpose of this course is to prepare Mass Care/Emergency Assistance (MC/EA) Coordinators and their teams to develop MC/EA plans to support and/or coordinate MC/EA disaster responses. The goal of the course is to improve coordination and collaboration between local and/or state MC/EA coordinators and other agencies, non-governmental organizations and the private sector using scalable, repeatable and consistent processes.

August 2019

Aug. 5-9, 2019
FEMA/EMI Course E0388: Advanced Public Information Officers

National Emergency Training Center
Emergency Management Institute (EMI)
Emmitsburg, Maryland
details and registration
The Advanced Public Information OfficerCourse provides participantsthe knowledge and skillsto establish, manage andwork within a jointinformation center (JIC) through multimedialectures and individual andgroup activities. Thetraining allows participantsthe opportunity to apply advancedpublic information skillsduring a multi-day functionalexercise (FE) designed to testthe participants’ abilities to analyze, coordinate, processand create informationin a fast-paced, realistic environment. Through a tabletop exercise(TTX), participants evaluatetheir processes to helpthem generate newideas, products, or waysof viewing challengesor situations aswell as improve their processes ensuringevery action has a measurable relevance for each identified audience, including seniorleadership.

Aug. 18, 2019
EarthEx19 Online Exercise: Second Annual Emergency All-sector Response Transnational Hazard Exercise™

event site
This online exercise is interactive all-sector whole-of-world exercise, held by the EIS Council, which facilitates national and international collaboration and planning to protect our societies’ critical utilities against uniquely severe Black Sky Hazards. Today’s lifeline infrastructures are interconnected and resourced on unprecedented scales, with supply chains spanning nations and, increasingly, the world. With this growing integration and global reach, they have brought us remarkable capabilities. At a price. Concerns have grown over the potential for severe malicious or natural “Black Sky” hazards associated with subcontinent scale, long duration power outages, with cascading failure of all our other globally resourced, interdependent infrastructures.

Aug. 28-30, 2019 
Asia Risk & Resilience Conference 2019 (ARRC 2019)

Marina Bay Sands
Singapore
event site 
Exhibitor and sponsor registration is open. IAEM is a supporting organization of this conference.
ARRC 2019 is a premier networking and knowledge-sharing platform for industry professionals from the region and globally to further their knowledge and get to know the trends in business continuity management, enterprise risk management, emergency management, crisis management and communications, and other resiliency-related areas. Sponsors and exhibitors can expect to meet and mingle with business representatives and decision-makers from the region, consisting of personnel from the C-Suite, directors and managers, looking to enhance their businesses with relevant software, products and professional business services.

September 2019

Sept. 10-13, 2019
Kansas Emergency Management Association 2019 Annual Conference

Ramada Inn, Topeka, Kansas 
event site

Sept. 16-18, 2019
Missing and Unidentified Persons Conference:
"A Transnational Epidemic: The Search, Investigation, and Recovery of Missing Unidentified Persons"

Las Vegas, Nevada
event site | call for presentations (deadline: Sept. 30, 2018)
The 2019 conference will highlight effective and collaborative strategies for search and rescue, death and forensic investigations, crime scene analysis, serial homicide and cold case investigations, responding to mass casualty events, and the recovery of unidentified remains. NCJTC has partnered with the National Association for Search And Rescue (NASAR) to bring you dynamic speakers with broad knowledge and expertise in the area of missing and unidentified person cases. We are pleased to announce the participation of emergency management and search and rescue professionals at all levels.

October 2019

No events at this time.

November 2019

Plan to Attend!

Nov. 15-20, 2019
IAEM 67th Annual Conference & EMEX 2019
"Honor the Past, Treasure the Present, Shape the Future"

Savannah, Georgia, USA

www.iaemconference.info

December 2019

No events at this time.