Early Edition Speaker Series Information 2024

Early Edition Speaker Series

Register by the Early Bird Deadline of October 11, 2024 to receive access to 8 bonus sessions offered via live webinar on the following dates.

Tuesday, October 15th

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “The Water Is Out! What Emergency Managers Need to Know”
Sarah Moore, CEM, Principal Emergency Management Consultant, Arcadis and Jacqueline Silva, Emergency Manager, San Antonio Water System

Thursday, October 17th

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “Algorithms to the Rescue: AI's Role in Emergency Management”
Zachary Borst, Emergency Manager, Doberman Emergency Management/The Readiness Lab

Tuesday, October 22nd

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “Issues for Infant and Toddler Feeding at Disaster Mass Care Sites”
Michael Prasad, CEM, Executive Director, The Center for Emergency Management Intelligence Research

Thursday, October 24th

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “Daily Uses for the Resilience Analysis and Planning Tool (RAPT)”
Scott Mahlik, Emergency Management Specialist, FEMA and Benjamin Rance, Project Lead - Resilience Analysis and Planning Tool (RAPT), Technical Assistance Branch, FEMA

Tuesday, October 29th

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “A New Challenge: UAP Awareness and Response Training for Emergency Management Professionals”
Keith Taylor, CEM, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Law, Police Science, and Criminal Justice Admn., John Jay College

Thursday, October 31st

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “Reykjanes Peninsula Volcanic Eruptions 2021 to the Present Day - Preparedness and Response”
Dora Hjalmarsdottir, CEM, Senior Engineer, Verkis Engineering Ltd

Tuesday, November 5th

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “Microsoft Teams to the Rescue: A Tale of Emergency Management Awesomeness”
Michael Teener, CEM, Emergency Management Planner, James City County, Pascal Schuback, CEM, Executive Director, CREW | Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup, Hal Ungerleider, Emergency Preparedness Manager, UW Medicine: UW Medical Center and Brian Painter, Emergency Management Specialist, Denver Water

Thursday, November 7th

12:00pm – 1:00pm ET

  “Artificial Intelligence's Role in Emergency Communication: Practical Applications”
Philippe Borremans, Emergency Risk and Crisis Communication Consultant, RiskComms
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For any questions contact the IAEM Conference Director, Julie Husk at jhusk@iaem.com or 703-538-1795 x 1789.
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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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