IAEM-USA Region 3 2015 Symposium:
"National Preparedness System"

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

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George Washington Masonic National Memorial, 101 Callahan Drive, Alexandria, VA 22301


download the symposium program here

Confirmed Speakers

Speakers are listed alphabetically. Presentations will be posted as available.

  • Brian Baker, Chief of Staff, Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA), District of Columbia
    speaker bio | presentation
  • Deanne Criswell, Team Lead for the National Incident Management Assistance Team (NIMAT) – East 1, FEMA
    speaker bio | presentation
  • CAPT Joseph Gleason, Chief, USCG Office of Contingency Preparedness and Exercise Policy
    speaker bio | presentation
  • Donald "Doc" Lumpkins, Director, National Integration Center (NIC), FEMA Headquarters
    speaker bio
  • James W. Platt, Deputy, Protection Directorate (G-34), within the Headquarters Department of the Army G-3/5/7
    speaker bio | presentation
  • Michael Sharon, Director, Federal Preparedness Coordinator/Division Director, FEMA Region III
    speaker bio
  • Christopher Strong, National Weather Service, WFO - Sterling, Virginia
    speaker bio | presentation


  • Online Registration Deadline: May 27, 2015
  • Registration Fee: $20 (for members and non-members)
  • Payment: Registration payment is due at the time of registration.
  • Included: Boxed lunch is included in the registration fee.
  • Onsite Registration: will be available, with payment by check or cash only.
  • Cancellation: Full refund will be provided as of May 28, with no refunds starting May 29.