2013 Emergency Preparedness Conference

Saturday, September 28, 2013 | 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Save the Date

First Baptist Church of Glenarden Ministry Center
3600 Brightseat Road
Landover, MD

The theme, “Creating Resilient Communities” speaks to the need to ensure that everyone – individuals, families, the faith-based community, and businesses – understand their role in preparedness and the County’s responsibilities when disaster strikes. The conference will feature workshops, roundtables, panel discussions and Q&A sessions focused on providing information and insights on how we, as a community, can ensure our readiness in the event of an emergency.

Conference Features

The Conference will host a Service Provider/Vendor Expo and highlight discussions on:

Click here to register or call the Office of Emergency Management at: 301-780-8313
  • The Emergency Management Cycle - Planning, Preparedness, Response & Recovery
  • Individual and Family Preparedness
  • Pet Preparedness
  • Alert Notifications and Social Media Usage
  • Volunteerism – Before, During & After Emergencies
  • Surviving without Utilities
  • The Incident Command System (ICS)
  • Business & Faith Based Preparedness
  • Shelter Management