The 2018 Missouri Emergency Management Association Conference is an opportunity for emergency managers and partners to network with one another, learn more about MOEMA's progress in 2017 and hear from a diverse group of specially selected speakers. This year's conference aims to engage the emergency management community with relevant and timely content presented in a general session format.
This years conference price includes a light breakfast, break snacks am/pm, lunch, parking and shuttle transportation to/from the conference venue.
8:30 – 9:00am Registration/Breakfast/Vendors Open
9:00 – 9:15am Welcome, MOEMA President Chet Hunter
9:15 – 9:45am MOEAM Election Results, Swearing In of President & Secretary
9:45 – 10:00am SEMA
10:00 – 10:15am Refreshments Break / Visit Vendors
10:15 – 11:00am FEMA Region VII Administrator Paul Taylor
11:00 – 11:45am General Session #1: Eric Hodges –Illinois State University, Social Media Analysis & Response Team
11:45am – 12:45pm Lunch
1:00 – 1:45pm General Session #2: Panel Discussion – Missouri Response to 2017 Disasters that Affected the Nation, Ryan Nicholls-Facilitator
Larry Woods – Incident Response Coordination Team, deployed to Georgia
Ty Davisson – Incident Response Coordination Team, deployed to Puerto Rico
Terry Cassil – MO Task Force 1, deployed to Texas
Gary Christmann – MO Disaster Response System
Hannah Bruce – American Red Cross, deployed to Texas
2:00 – 2:45pm General Session #3: MOCERT1, Phil Amtower
2:45 – 3:00pm Refreshments Break/ Visit Vendors
3:00 – 3:45pm State of MOEMA, President Chet Hunter
3:45 – 4:00pm Conclusion & Adjournment
A block of rooms has been reserved for conference attendees at the Parkway Hotel, located within walking distance of the conference venue.
Make your reservation online at http://bit.ly/2Exwev5
Make your reservation by phone by calling 314-256-7777 (Ask for Group Number 8390. Reservations should be made by March 19th to ensure a room within the reserved block. )