Emergency Alerts Roundtable
- Thursday, March 30, 2017: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
- Room: S230
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Based on recent rulemaking by the Federal Communications Commission, the nation's Emergency Alerting System (EAS) has been expanded with a number of features that will provide for enhanced geo-targeting, inclusion of hyper-links, and message length. This panel will address these enhancements and discuss the need for active public safety involvement to ensure maximum utilization of these new features.