Sunday Federal Updates Series

Get the latest Federal Updates in a series of presentations on Sunday, November 13th

(For detailed session information, view the online program.)


12:15pm – 1:00pm

Leveraging Partnerships: Lessons Learned from FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants

Angela Gladwell, Division Director, Hazard Mitigation Assistance, FEMA


1:15pm – 2:00pm

Leveraging the FEMA National Exercise Program’s Climate Adaptation Exercise Series to Meet the Challenge of Climate Change in Your Community

Cathy Welker, Interagency Section Chief, National Exercise Division, FEMA and Kate Bogan, Branch Chief, National Exercise Support and Outreach, National Exercise Division, FEMA


2:15pm – 3:00pm

Evidence-Building in Emergency Management: Expanding Efforts to Measure the Effectiveness of Preparedness Investments

Sharon Kushnir, MA, Branch Chief, National Preparedness Assessment Division, FEMA and Jenna Nelson, MS, Program Analyst, NPAD/Measures and Standards Branch, FEMA


3:15pm – 4:00pm

Reimagining a Resilient-Centric Recovery with the Help of SBA

Alejandro Contreras, MA, Director, Preparedness, Communication and Coordination, Office of Disaster Assistance, U.S. Small Business Administration

Contact Us
For any questions contact the IAEM Conference Manager, Julie Husk at jhusk@iaem.com or 703-538-1795 x 1789.
201 Park Washington Ct,
Falls Church, VA 22046
703.538.1795
Dates and Locations

Dates and Locations of Future IAEM Annual Conferences:

 Nov. 11-17, 2022*
 Savannah, Georgia

 Nov. 3-9, 2023*
 Long Beach, California

*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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