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Conferences, Roundtables, and Webinars in Homeland Security

Here is a list of conferences, roundtables, and webinars that will help educators, students, and parents learn more about homeland security training, planning, and career opportunities.


Upskilling and Reskilling the Workforce for Cybersecurity Roles

It’s said that good people are hard to find and nowhere is this more true than in cybersecurity. What if you could spot top talent right in your own backyard and help them learn the skills to perform cybersecurity jobs?
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Join a Discussion Exploring a Hazards and Disasters Research Network

We are inviting you to help frame a statewide cooperative hazards and disasters research network. The need for such a network was a major theme that emerged from an EarthLab sponsored State-wide hazards research coordination meeting...
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Climate Resilience Summit

Washington State is playing a major role in the global resilience effort as we work to study, prevent and prepare for the challenges caused by climate change. This is a unique opportunity to be part of the climate conversation, both locally and nationally.
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Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) Current Events

​The Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) and its Center for Regional Disaster Resilience (CRDR) have been awarded 2017 and 2019 National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP) Security and Resilience Challenge grants for critical infrastructure.
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G0251 Amateur Radio Resources Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is to educate State and local emergency management officials about amateur radio resources that provide emergency communications.
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Securing the Supply Chain Forum – Farm to Fork

This Forum will expand the concepts presented at the 2017 forum, with a renewed goal of increasing awareness of food protection, security, response to emergencies and defense of our agriculture and food based economies, and arable land availability.
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Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How.

Every September, National Preparedness Month reminds us to take time to prepare for disasters, which can happen any time. This year’s theme is “Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How”. Join the DIMRC for a disaster planning webinar on September 20, at 1:30pm ET.
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Safer, Stronger, Smarter: A Guide to Improving School Natural Hazard Safety (FEMA P-1000)

This free webinar on FEMA P-1000 is presented by Applied Technology Council and funded under a grant through Federal Emergency Management Agency's National Earthquake Technical Assistance Program (NETAP).
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Cybersecurity Incident Reporting Workshop

Who you gonna call? When a cyber incident happens, who, where, what, and when will you report? Join us on September 12, 2018, for a half-day workshop to review a Concept of Operations (CONOPS) and test scenarios for a regional reporting process developed to answer those questions.
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Planning for Disaster: Partnerships Ensure Continuity of Operations Webinar

Our next webinar is September 20 at 1:30pm ET, entitled "Planning for Disaster: Partnerships Ensure Continuity of Operations." It will feature speakers from DIMRC along with Ann Holman from Darnall Medical Library, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
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IACLEA 2019 Annual Conference

Join IACLEA for our 61st Annual Conference and Exposition in Vancouver, British Columbia from Tuesday, June 25 through Friday, June 28, 2019. Mark your calendars today and be sure to check back soon on info for pre- and post-conference excursion...
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Emergency Preparedness Expo

An Emergency Preparedness Expo will be held on Saturday, September 29 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Heritage Baptist Church (1315 Sussex Ave. E) in Tenino, WA.
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Active Shooter Training

Leave No Victim Behind Conference

Chief Matthew Carmichael of the University of Oregon Police Department, the California Victim Compensation Board and the Oregon Department of Justice are once again presenting a conference on mass violence response and effective partnerships...
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Pacific Northwest Crisis Communication Workshop

Learn from internationally acclaimed emergency media experts. Australia’s Peter Rekers and Rebecca Riggs join forces with the United Kingdom’s Chris Webb, offering a meaningful program illustrating how to manage the message before, during and after a crisis.
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Department of Homeland Security Active Shooter Preparedness Workshop

A Unique Training Opportunity Pierce County and the National Protection and Programs Directorate Office of Infrastructure Protection, within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, are hosting a one-day Security Workshop to enhance awareness of...
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Women in Leadership Forum – Women in Politics

Come join us for the fourth annual Women in Leadership Forum. This year's topic is Women in Politics. A record number of women are running for office. There is an unprecedented surge of first time female candidates running for offices big and small...
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Supply Chain Conference and Exhibit – CSCMP

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) hosts the must-attend supply chain event of the year — CSCMP's Annual Global Conference, EDGE. From leading-edge content to cutting-edge supply chain solutions, EDGE reflects the unparalleled...
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Multilingual Emergency Communication Workshop in Tacoma

Learn about how Pierce County Emergency Management will get life safety messages to people with limited to non-English speaking ability and how it applies to Senate Bill 5046, "providing public notices of public health, safety and welfare in languages other than English."
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What Every Emergency Manager Needs to Know this Hurricane Season

A record number of people lost their lives during a hurricane or tropical storm in 2017. And according to hurricane researchers at Colorado State University, 2018 is expected to be above-average in terms of storm activity. Join us for a webinar.
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Government Groups

2018 Pacific NW Apprenticeship Conference (PNWAEC)

The 2018 Pacific NW Apprenticeship Conference (PNWAEC) is December 4th and 5th at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center. Now is your time to share innovations, best practices and strategies to support...
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