The RI Association of Emergency Managers and the RI Emergency Management Agency are proud to announce that the Annual Preparedness Conference is back for the first in-person conference since 2019! This year’s theme is The Rhode Ahead: “Planning for the Future”. The conference will be held at the new “state of the art” East Providence High School on August 12th, 2022, from 9am – 4:30pm. Registration will open at 8am. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Join us for the largest statewide gathering of emergency management professionals, partners and stakeholders in RI! The Conference speakers and presenters will provide planning strategies for the future and discuss how our past experiences can help us better prepare for what lies ahead.
Spread the word … The Keynote speakers are getting finalized and will be announced any day now! We are currently looking for a few more engaging speakers for breakout sessions. Please consider sharing your expertise or sharing this request with someone who can. There are also great opportunities for Vendors and Exhibitors. If you are interested contact Terri email@example.com. Please spread the word and help us to make this the most successful conference in years.
Stay tuned — we promise you are going to love what we have lined up for you. But you don’t have to wait, you can register now for this one-day event. You can click the button below to register.
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Call for Speakers:
The RI Association of Emergency Managers and the RI Emergency Management Agency is issuing a call for speakers for our annual preparedness conference titled the “Rhode Ahead, Planning For Our Future”. This conference, which historically hosts over 300 members of the Emergency Management community, will be held at the new state-of-the-art East Providence High School in East Providence RI. The conference audience includes leaders within emergency management and their partners who represent state, local, and federal government; private sector; and non-governmental organizations. We are seeking dynamic presenters who can present within the theme of Planning in Emergency Management. Speakers should expect to provide a 45–50-minute presentation to professionals from all over New England.
Interested speakers should download and fill out the form below and submit it to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than June 10th. Please feel free to distribute the abstract to other emergency management professionals as you see fit. We are looking to provide a diverse, educational, conference. Help us to make this happen by distributing the abstract to others in the emergency management community from all over the region.
Speakers should apply by downloading this form: 2022 RIAEM Conference Speaker Abstract FINAL.doc