2018 National Planning Conference

Full Program


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  • Saturday, April 21, 2018

  • Date:  April 21, 2018 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  216
    Cost Included in Registration

    We often talk about hazard mitigation, resilience, and adaptation as separate concepts, but they have related goals. In this session, members of FEMA's Resilient Nation Partnership Network will explore the language used around planning for disaster-risk reduction.
    Activity ID: #9140519
    CM | 1.25

  • Sunday, April 22, 2018

  • Date:  April 22, 2018 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  230
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    How do you communicate key programmatic information to your constituents following a massive disaster? This session will provide lessons learned about communication in the wake of a disaster or crisis, and how to mitigate the potential challenges.
    Activity ID: #9140398
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 22, 2018 Time:  2:45 PM - 4 PM CDT
    Location:  206
    Cost Included in Registration

    Explore how lifting the constraints of a traditional solicitation process can make way for ideas that change standard practices. Build momentum and support for improvements while adding exciting new tools to your repertoire.
    Activity ID: #9140558
    CM | 1.25

  • Monday, April 23, 2018

  • Date:  April 23, 2018 Time:  1 PM - 2:15 PM CDT
    Location:  R01
    Cost Included in Registration

    Explore effective strategies to integrate hazard-mitigation planning into the larger community planning processes. Learn how to use selected models and tools to understand inundation risks and strengthen the local planning process to improve community resilience.
    Activity ID: #9140660
    CM | 1.25

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2018

  • Date:  April 24, 2018 Time:  8:30 AM - 9:45 AM CDT
    Location:  230
    Cost Included in Registration

    Coastal communities are facing severe, increasing, and compounding threats to their long-term sustainability. How are they planning to reduce hazard risks and become more resilient? Explore examples from all four coasts of the continental United States.
    Activity ID: #9140384
    CM | 1.25

  • Date:  April 24, 2018 Time:  10:15 AM - 11:30 AM CDT
    Location:  230
    Cost Included in Registration

    Wildfires are on the rise, and planners are learning new roles to help address resiliency. Learn how you can team with emergency professionals to prepare your community through comprehensive plans, development, and building codes.
    Activity ID: #9140639
    CM | 1.25