EM Speaker Series
Get first-hand stories from some of the most notorious disaster events in recent history. The "Disaster Next Door” is a special 7-week speaker series that will guide you through a different disaster theme each week, taught by experts who experienced these disasters first-hand. Our subject matter experts will not disappoint, as we discuss events like: The 9/11 terrorists attacks, the May tornadoes, Hurricanes Harvey, Katrina and Superstorm Sandy, and more!
Each session will begin at 6:30pm in the Community Learning Center. Our hour-and-a-half hour sessions are free to attend, with NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Session Topics to include:
- February 22, 2018 – Emergency Operation Center Overview: How the Experts Prep for Severe Weather
- March 15, 2018 Wildfires: Know the Risk
- March 29, 2018 Killer Hurricanes
- April 12, 2018 The Oklahoma City Bombing: Measures Taken Since 1995
- April 26, 2018 When Tornadoes Strike
- May 10, 2018 I-40 Bridge Collapse: This is Not the First Time its Happened
- May 24, 2018 9/11, From Ground Zero
The Disaster Next Door: An Emergency Management Speaker Series is sponsored by: