2015 National Hurricane Conference

The National Hurricane Conference is the nation’s forum for education and professional training in hurricane preparedness
Date
2015-03-30 - 2015-04-02
Exhibitors
0
Floor Size
0
Attendees
1500
Event contact first name
Jenny
Event contact last name
Abdelnour
Email
jenny@hurricanemeeting.com
Event contact telephone number
850-906-9224
Description

The primary goal of the National Hurricane Conference is to improve hurricane preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation in order to save lives and property in the United States and the tropical islands of the Caribbean and Pacific. In addition, the conference serves as a national forum for federal, state and local officials to exchange ideas and recommend new policies to improve Emergency Management. To accomplish these goals, the annual conference emphasizes: Lessons Learned from Hurricane Strikes State of the art programs worthy of emulation New ideas being tested or considered Information about new or ongoing assistance programs The ABC’s of hurricane preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation — in recognition of the fact that there is a continual turnover of emergency management leadership and staff

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Partner Voices

The Massachusetts Convention Center Authority’s Public Safety Team at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) and the Hynes Convention Center (Hynes) have taken their experiences to develop a comprehensive crisis management and emergency preparedness training program.