Events

Can Catastrophes Lead to Good Policy?

Can Catastrophes Lead to Good Policy?

May 2012 – “Can Catastrophes Lead to Good Policy?” Mr. Jeff Stern has a career spanning the fire service, emergency...

First Responders and DHS S&T – What’s Next?

First Responders and DHS S&T – What’s Next?

March 2012 – “First Responders and DHS S&T – What’s Next?” Dr. Griffin is Director of First Responder Programs for...

Hurricane Irene in New York City: Lessons Learned from the EOC and the Field

Hurricane Irene in New York City: Lessons Learned from the EOC and the Field

February 2012 – “Hurricane Irene in New York City: Lessons Learned from the EOC and the Field” Ms. Dina Maniotis,...

New Developments at FEMA

New Developments at FEMA

March 2011 – “New Developments at FEMA” Lynn Canton, FEMA Region II Administrator, provided an overview of ongoing changes at...

Management of Mass Fatalities

Management of Mass Fatalities

February 2011 – Management of Mass Fatalities RaCERS Advisory Board member D. Harvin of the Office of the Chief Medical...

Evacuation of New Orleans in Hurricane Katrina

Evacuation of New Orleans in Hurricane Katrina

December 2010 – “Evacuation of New Orleans in Hurricane Katrina” David Heller, transportation planner with the South Jersey Metropolitan Planning...

Security at the 2010 Winter Olympics

Security at the 2010 Winter Olympics

November 2010 – Security at the 2010 Winter Olympics RaCERS affiliated researcher Prof. Darryl Plecas, of the University of the...

Acting Commissioner of Homeland Security and Emergency Services Addresses Plans

Acting Commissioner of Homeland Security and Emergency Services Addresses Plans

October 2010 – Acting Commissioner of Homeland Security and Emergency Services Addresses Plans John Gibb, long-time Director of the New...

A UK Perspective on Counter Terrorism and Emergency Response:  Reflections on 9/11 and 7/7 attacks

A UK Perspective on Counter Terrorism and Emergency Response: Reflections on 9/11 and 7/7 attacks

October 2010 – Lord Ian Blair Talks on “A UK Perspective on Counter Terrorism and Emergency Response: Reflections on 9/11...

Recent Developments in High-Rise Building Evacuation

Recent Developments in High-Rise Building Evacuation

May 2010 – “Recent Developments in High-Rise Building Evacuation” A panel of speakers provided an overview of the latest developments...