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2014 Crisis Management Summit - Topics and Speakers

What is a Crisis? Recognizing the Risks and Knowing the Resources

9 a.m.
Bud Marshall, Supervisor for the Southern Region of Nevada, Division of Emergency Management; Nevada Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP) Manager

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Mitigating the Risk for the VIP. How to Let Go!

9:45 a.m.
Jesse Lang, Gunnery Sergeant, United States Marine Corps

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How Do I Prepare My Facility for a Crisis?

11 a.m.
Jefferson C. Wofford, Facility Manager, U.S. Embassy Belmopan, Department of State

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The Paradigm Shift: Building a Culture of Preparedness

11:45 a.m. - Lunch Keynote
COL(R) Russell Kern, Former Military Diplomat in Germany, Ukraine, and The Republic of Latvia

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Communicating in a Crisis Part 1

1:15 p.m. - Workshop
Dave Shepherd, CEO, Readiness Resource Group

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Communicating in a Crisis Part 2

3 p.m.
Kurt Ouchida, Managing Partner BRAINTrust Marketing + Communications

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Learning to Expect the Crisis. Living on Amber

3:45 p.m.
Kara Cassidy, Master Sergeant

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