Conference: March 27-31, 2017
Exhibits: March 29-30, 2017

Las Vegas Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV

In Partnership With

Emergency Alerts Roundtable

  • Thursday, March 30, 2017: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
  • Room: S230
  • Session Number:  TH22

Description

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.

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    Speakers

    Joe Hanna

    President
    Directions
    Moderator

    Michael Marzouk

    President
    Alert Systems Group
    Panelist

    Dusty Rhoads

    National Protection and Programs Directorate, Office of Emergency Communications
    US Department of Homeland Security
    Panelist