IAEM’s EMvision Talks are modeled on the well-known TED™ Talk format.The Talks provide a forum for people to share a personal connection to an idea, experience or passion related to emergency management, leadership, communication, community engagement, or other related topics. 

Don’t miss this engaging session on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. Talks are limited to seven minutes and are live on the plenary stage. View the Recordings of the 2019 EMvision Talks Speakers.


Marcus Coleman,   Jr.,
MPA, Senior Associate, HWC, Inc 

Keeping the Faith When “You’re It”

Andrew Friend,
 MA, CEM, Advisor to the Saudi Government for EM

Turning Dreams into Reality: The Pursuit for Increased Resiliency

Monte Fronk,
Tribal Public Safety Responder, Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe

The Journey Home for AJ and Jimmy: A Tribal Experience of A Life of Duty Death

Renate Garrison,
MPA, CEM, Emer. Mgt. Officer, City of Beaverton, OR

What My Kids Taught Me About Emergency Management

Courtney Grey,
Dir. of Disaster Behavioral Health, Boston Public Health Commission

When Community Is Not Community

Lara Pagano,
 MA, Meteorologist, NWS

Effective Messaging in a Different, Different World

Blake Stave,
MPA, CEM, Program Manager, Xcel Energy

The Importance of Self-Care – From Someone Who Ignored It…Twice

Contact Us
For any questions contact the IAEM Conference Director, Julie Husk at jhusk@iaem.com or 703-538-1795 x 1789.
201 Park Washington Ct,
Falls Church, VA 22046
Dates and Locations

Dates and Locations of Future IAEM Annual Conferences:

 Nov. 15 – 21, 2024*
 Colorado Springs, CO

Nov. 14 – 20, 2025*
 Louisville, KY

*The core program dates are Sunday-Wednesday, with additional Friday-Saturday and Thursday-Friday pre- and post-conference training and other options.

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