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2018 Annual Conference

January 10 - January 11

2018 Annual UEMA Conference

The annual UEMA conference brings together emergency managers, first responder’s, public officials, and others interested in emergency management issues from throughout the state. The Utah Emergency Management Association conference will be held at the Viridian Event Center.

Keynote Presentations

Schedule

WednesdayJanuary 102018
Pre-Conference Professional Workshops

10:00-12:00p  IAEM Testing
12:30 – 1:00p REGISTRATION
1:00 – 2:00p Workshop #1: Multi-Agency Resource Center – MARC: A Whole Community Approach to Disaster Recovery Jaici Murcia, American Red Cross
Workshop #2:  Internships 101 Chris Blinzinger, Provo City, James McCoy and Niki Swan, UVU
2:00 – 2:15p BREAK 
2:15 – 3:15p Workshop #3: EM tips for Success from Area 51, The Mother Ship and Puerto Rico Mike Stever, Utah Department of Health
Workshop #4: Play Book: State and Federal Medical Assets Brett Cross, Utah Department of Health
3:15 – 3:30p BREAK 
3:30 – 4:30p Workshop #5: Puerto Rico Hurricane Response: Game On, Fix Bayonets Mike Stever, Utah Department of Health
Workshop #6: Play Ball! Jeffory Mulcahy, Sandy City & Aaron Sainsbury, City of South Jordan

Thursday, January 11, 2018
Annual Business Meeting and Conference

7:30 – 8:30a REGISTRATION & Breakfast 
8:00 – 8:45a Annual Business Meeting
8:45 – 9:15a Opening, Welcome & Recognitions
9:15 – 9:35a BREAK
9:35 – 10:35a KEYNOTE – The Recovery Team: Unusual Players for an Unusual Job William Hurtes
10:35 – 10:50a BREAK
10:50 – 11:50a KEYNOTE – The Black Hole – Challenging Crisis Communications Adam Wojciehowski
11:50 – 12:05p UEMA Award Presentations
12:05 – 1:05p LUNCH & Vendor Presentations
1:05 – 1:20p Presenter: Shelia Curtis
1:20 – 2:20p KEYNOTE – TBD
2:20 – 2:45p Community Award Presentations
2:45 – 3:00p BREAK
3:00 – 3:30p Outgoing 2017 President / Incoming President
3:30p Adjourn
3:30 – 4:30p Incoming Board of Directors Organizational Meeting

Details

Start:
January 10
End:
January 11
Website:
https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1956714

Venue

Viridian Event Center
8030 South 1825 West
West Jordan, 84088 United States
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Phone:
8015872989