This unique action-packed 2-day event, disaster communications will be explored through testing interoperability with 30+ emergency communications vehicles, hands-on experiments and demonstrations, and panels discussing what works and doesn’t in disasters.
Learn! - panels, discussions
“Better Together – Public/Private Partnerships” - Michael Cummings, FEMA Region 9 Private Sector Liaison
“Burning Man: Temporary IT and Communications” – Joseph Pred, Communications Coordinator for Burning Man
Participate! – classes, exercises, demos
“PlugFest” Disaster Communication Exercise - Cal EMA and Santa Clara County OES
Red Cross Communication - Planning and Practice – American Red Cross
Amateur Radio: Digital and Packet Radio Talk and Workshop – DMI