> Asia Risk & Resilience Conference, Aug. 29-31, Singapore Co-organized by IAEM!
> IAEM Thursday Learning Webinar Series: "It's 2018 - Why Is Protecting Children in Disasters Still Innovative?" Sept. 13, 2018, 1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT
> IAEM Think Tank: ""Smart Cities – How New Technology, Including Nanotechnology, Can Enhance All Phases of Emergency Management," Sept. 25, 2018, 2:00-3:30 p.m. EDT
> IAEM Annual Conference, Oct. 19-24, Grand Rapids, MI 
> IAEM Thursday Learning Webinar Series"Increased Preparedness Working with Non-Traditional Partners," Nov. 15, 2018, 1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT
> 2018 IAEM-USA Region 1 Conference, Nov. 16-17, 2018, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Buzzards Bay, MA
> 2019 IAEM-Canada Annual Conference, June 4-7, 2019, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
> 2019 IAEM Annual Conference, Nov. 15-20, 2019, Savannah, Georgia
> Future IAEM Annual Conference Dates 
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IAEM Calendar: August 2018

August 2018

Aug. 15, 2018, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
FEMA/EMI Weekly e-Forum Webinar: "Veteran to Emergency Manager: Starting the Transition"

How to participateDetails are online. Log-in at https://fema.connectsolutions.com/emieforums, or take advantage of conference call availability at 800-320-4330, pin 107622.
About the Weekly e-Forum Webinar series: FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers weekly e-Forums that provide one-hour, moderated, webinar discussion forums on matters of interest to the emergency management community regarding national preparedness training. EMI e-Forums facilitate a discussion of whole community-presented best practices. The panel members are whole community, with topics relevant to whole community. The webinars are free of charge and available to anyone who wishes to participate.

Aug. 17, 2018, 8:30-4:30 AKDT
IAFC Regional Rail Response Training

Willow Fire Department
23557 West Willow Community Center, Willow, Alaska
register online 
The Assistance for Local Emergency Response Training (ALERT) grant provides hazmat training for volunteer or remote emergency responders. Awarded by U.S. DOT and PHMSA, the ALERT grant program focuses on emergency response activities involving the transportation of crude oil, ethanol and other flammable liquids by rail. The IAFC and ISFSI worked with rail industry experts to develop this Regional Rail Response. The training is designed to bring local and regional agencies together to understand the response efforts and roles better should a derailment or incident occur and discuss unified and coordinated response activities to a train derailment scenario, involving crude oil.

 
Aug. 18, 2018
AEM/CEM Exam

AEM/CEM Exam (12:00-2:00 p.m.)
Metropolitan College of New York
60 West Street
New York, NY 10006
complete details on registration  
The AEM/CEM Exam will be offered on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at Metropolitan College in New York, NY. Deadline to register is Aug. 3, 2018NoteThere will be limited seats available after the registration deadline on a first-come first-serve basis.

Aug. 18, 2018, 8:30-4:30 AKDT
IAFC Regional Rail Response Training

Wasilla Station #61
101 West Swanson Avenue, Wasilla, Alaska
register online 
The Assistance for Local Emergency Response Training (ALERT) grant provides hazmat training for volunteer or remote emergency responders. Awarded by U.S. DOT and PHMSA, the ALERT grant program focuses on emergency response activities involving the transportation of crude oil, ethanol and other flammable liquids by rail. The IAFC and ISFSI worked with rail industry experts to develop this Regional Rail Response. The training is designed to bring local and regional agencies together to understand the response efforts and roles better should a derailment or incident occur and discuss unified and coordinated response activities to a train derailment scenario, involving crude oil.

Aug. 20, 2018, 8:30-4:30 AKDT
IAFC Regional Rail Response Training 

Girdwood Fire Department, Station #41
186 Egloff Drive, Girdwood, AK
register online 
The Assistance for Local Emergency Response Training (ALERT) grant provides hazmat training for volunteer or remote emergency responders. Awarded by U.S. DOT and PHMSA, the ALERT grant program focuses on emergency response activities involving the transportation of crude oil, ethanol and other flammable liquids by rail. The IAFC and ISFSI worked with rail industry experts to develop this Regional Rail Response. The training is designed to bring local and regional agencies together to understand the response efforts and roles better should a derailment or incident occur and discuss unified and coordinated response activities to a train derailment scenario, involving crude oil.

Aug. 20-24, 2018
FEMA/EMI Course E0110: National Emergency Management Basic Academy Train-the-Trainer

Charlotte, North Carolina
complete details
This course will be offered three times, on these dates: Apr. 9-13, July 9-13, and Aug. 20-24, 2018. The Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is offering the opportunity to students who are experienced in emergency management and adult training to take a step toward becoming qualified as an instructor for the Basic Academy courses. The first day of the Train-the-Trainer course is devoted to course delivery strategy, logistics, demonstrations, and adult learning methods. The last four days will consist of student teach-backs that summarize a portion of the Basic Academy course subject matter, and describe activities and exercises plus time for critique and questions. These assignments are made in advance of the first day of class. All topics covered in the course are covered from an instructor’s perspective in the Train-the-Trainer, including at a minimum: history, legal issues, intergovernmental and interagency context, influencing, organizing, social vulnerability issues, managing stress, collaboration, planning, exercises, public information and warning, preparedness, team building, protection and prevention, mitigation, response, ethical decision-making, recovery, technology, administration, and the future of emergency management.

Aug. 20-24, 2018 
FEMA/EMI Course: Advanced Public Information Officer Training

Emergency Management Institute (EMI)
National Emergency Training Center (NETC)
Emmitsburg, Maryland
complete details 
The unprecedented number and intensity of major disaster incidents Americans are encountering has brought heightened focus on the importance of effective emergency public information. The training curriculum focuses on meeting the training needs of individuals tasked with critical message delivery. The course provides public information officers the opportunity to increase their knowledge and skills for establishing, managing and working in a joint information center (JIC). Using interactive lectures from subject matter experts and an intense functional exercise, participants learn skills they can use during escalating incidents, including strategic communications and incident action planning, as it relates to JIC operations. For more information, contact Phil Politano, EMI course manager.

Aug. 22, 2018, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
FEMA/EMI Weekly e-Forum Webinar: "TEEX: Bigger than just NERRTC"

How to participateDetails are online. Log-in at https://fema.connectsolutions.com/emieforums, or take advantage of conference call availability at 800-320-4330, pin 107622.
About the Weekly e-Forum Webinar series: FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers weekly e-Forums that provide one-hour, moderated, webinar discussion forums on matters of interest to the emergency management community regarding national preparedness training. EMI e-Forums facilitate a discussion of whole community-presented best practices. The panel members are whole community, with topics relevant to whole community. The webinars are free of charge and available to anyone who wishes to participate.

 
Aug, 23, 2018
AEM/CEM Exam

AEM/CEM Exam (7:00-9:00 a.m.)
Arizona Emergency Services Association Conference
Saguaro Scottsdale Hotel, 4000 N Drinkwater Blvd, 
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
complete registration details
The AEM/CEM Exam will be offered on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2018, in conjunction with the Arizona Emergency Services Association Conference, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Deadline to register is Aug. 9, 2018. Proctor will be Sheri Gibbons, CEM. NoteThere will be limited seats available after the registration deadline on a first-come first-serve basis.

Aug. 27-30, 2018
FEMA/EMI Course E0273: Managing Floodplain Development through the National Flood Insurance Program

Emergency Management Institute (EMI)
National Emergency Training Center (NETC)
Emmitsburg, Maryland 
complete details 
This course will be offered on three dates: Jan. 22-25, May 7-10, and Aug. 27-30, 2017. This course provides an opportunity for local officials responsible for administering their floodplain regulations. The course will focus on the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and concepts of floodplain management, maps and studies, ordinance administration, and the relationship between floodplain management and flood insurance.

Aug. 29, 2018, 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT
FEMA/EMI Weekly e-Forum Webinar: "NIMS Training 2018"

How to participateDetails are online. Log-in at https://fema.connectsolutions.com/emieforums, or take advantage of conference call availability at 800-320-4330, pin 107622.
About the Weekly e-Forum Webinar series: FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers weekly e-Forums that provide one-hour, moderated, webinar discussion forums on matters of interest to the emergency management community regarding national preparedness training. EMI e-Forums facilitate a discussion of whole community-presented best practices. The panel members are whole community, with topics relevant to whole community. The webinars are free of charge and available to anyone who wishes to participate.

Aug. 29-31, 2018 
Asia Risk and Resilience Conference 2018
"Corporate Governance, Risk, and Resilience: Planning in Action"

Co-organized by IAEM, BCP ASIA, and RIMAS
Hilton, Singapore
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Rebranded from the 13-year running Asia Business Continuity Conference, the ARRC is a premier regional networking & knowledge-sharing platform for industry representatives & professionals from around the world to further their knowledge and get to know the trends in Business Continuity Management, Emergency Management, Enterprise Risk Management, Resiliency & other related areas such as Crisis Management, Disaster Recovery, Terrorism, Cyber-Security & others. Our delegates come come Asian markets such as Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India, Myanmmar, Taiwan, and many other countries.

Aug. 30, 2018, 1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT 
NISC and FirstNet: Webinar on FirstNet Network Status Tool and Uplift Request Tool

register online 
The National Information Sharing Consortium (NISC) and the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) will host the webinar, which will  provide an introduction and overview to the FirstNet Network Status Tool and Uplift Request Tool. These are unique tools to the FirstNet network, the only nationwide public safety communications platform dedicated to America’s first responders. Learn about features crucial to public safety on FirstNet. Speakers will include: Sean McSpaden, executive director, NISC; Jennifer Harder, Ph.D., senior product director, FirstNet; and Dave Buchanan, executive director of public safety advocacy, FirstNet.