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Why you should attend: Partners In Emergency Preparedness Conference April 9-11

by Guest Blogger: Aaron Collins

Posted on March 20, 2012 at 8:20 AM

Updated Tuesday, Mar 20 at 8:21 AM


April 9 - 11, 2012
The Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center
1500 Broadway
Tacoma, WA 98402
The Partners in Emergency Preparedness Conference (a non-profit 501(c)3 charitable organization) is the largest and most successful regional emergency preparedness conference in the Pacific Northwest. Partners in Emergency Preparedness annually hosts nearly 700 people representing business, schools, government, the nonprofit sector, emergency management professionals, and volunteer organizations.
The Partners in Emergency Preparedness Conference attracts top-notch speakers with expertise that includes lessons learned from recent worldwide events like earthquakes, work place violence, current hazards research, contingency planning, school preparedness, technology, media interactions, and public health issues. Speakers and exhibitors provide cutting-edge information on subjects such as business continuity planning, school safety, public health preparedness, homeland security, and public information.
 Why You Should Attend
Successful management of emergencies can only be accomplished through effective and pre-established partnerships.  This conference offers you the opportunity to develop those relationships; gain the necessary information to develop your response, recovery, and mitigation plans; create your preparedness messaging to those you serve; and gain valuable insight into lessons learned and established best practices.  This is the largest and most successful regional emergency management preparedness conference in the Pacific Northwest – attracting attendees from:
 *   Law Enforcement
 *   Fire Services
 *   EMS
 *   Business sector
 *   Schools
 *   Universities
 *   Public Health
 *   Utilities
 *   Public Works
 *   Non-profit Sector
 *   Economic Development
 *   Local and Federal Government
 *   Volunteers
 *   Hospitals
 *   and all that are tasked with emergency management planning
For more information, please contact Dana Colwell, Conference Coordinator at: 253.507.8506 or