Online Registration for Preparedness Conference Closed
April 14, 2016
Pre-registration for the Maine Partners in Emergency Preparedness Conference is now closed.
If you missed the deadline, you may register at the door.
The Conference will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, April 19th and 20th at the Augusta Civic Center.
The Conference will feature:
Day One, Tuesday April 19th
Cyber Security Panel
Our first day’s keynote panel discussion focuses on cyber security issues: the risks we face all day, every day in using modern technology, and some of the efforts in Maine to address these issues. Our presenters include:
Chet Lunner, Deputy Under Secretary for Intelligence, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (ret.)
Tammy Plummer, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, First National Bank
Marshall Tracy, CISSP, Head of Information Security at IDEXX
Day Two, Wednesday April 20th:
Catastrophic Loss of Electrical Power Panel
Our second day panel will look at the impacts and response to a major power grid failure, a hazard Mainers remember all too well, dating back to the Ice Storm of 1998 and many significant power related events since then. We are pleased to include Central Maine Power and Emera Maine representatives as speakers for this discussion.
Steve Daniels, Manager of Sales and Public Information Officer, Central Maine Power
Greg Thompson, Operational Readiness Manager, Central Maine Power
Dan McCarthy, Manager of Technical, System and Support Operations, Emera Maine
Matt Allen, compliance, Security & Environmental Supervisor, Emera Maine
You must be registered to attend either plenary/keynote session
Day One: Wildland Fire Simulator, Maine Forest Service
Day One: Disaster Medical Assistance Team Demonstration, Maine Task Force One
Day Two: Safety City, Central Maine Power
Day Two: Disaster Medical Assistance Team Demonstration, Maine Task Force One
Day Two: The always exciting Hazmat Team Challenge
Day Two: Emergency Vehicle Demonstration, tour State of Maine, County, National Guard and other vehicles hosted by the emergency personnel that use them
Five tracks of a wide range of emergency management workshops, including tracks on hazmat, cyber security, preparation, response, recovery and prevention.
Contact:Conference Planning Team