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Opportunities & Resources

TranscendX understands that education is an important pillar of effective emergency management which is why we've organized a list of some of the can't miss opportunities and resources in EM. 

WAG The Dog

Wag The Dog 

Newsletter & Podcast by Philippe Borremans

"Wag The Dog" is a curated newsletter blending insights on risk, crisis and emergency communication with the evolving roles of technology and AI. Wag The Dog is also available as a podcast.

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Texas Emergency Management Conference

May 28th-31st, 2024 in Fort Worth, TX

The Conference attracts over 3,500 elected officials, first responders, emergency managers, and decision makers from across Texas. The Conference provides an unparalleled opportunity for access to latest technology, exchange of ideas, and research in the field of emergency management.

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26th Annual EM Higher Education Symposium 

June 3rd-5th, 2024 in Emmitsburg, MD

The 26th Higher Education Symposium theme, “Pioneering Ideas and Practices in Emergency Management Higher Education: Building More Resilient Communities,” is a focal point for an event that celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Higher Education Program. 

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Joint Commission International EM Conference

June 19th-20th, 2024 in Orlando, FL

This in-person Emergency Management Conference showcases responses to real life disasters and threats, features Joint Commission experts to help you break down related accreditation standards, and offers the opportunity to network with the best in your field.

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National Emergency Managers Association Annual Forum 

October 1st-4th, 2024 in Baltimore, MD

NEMA forums provide opportunities to discuss national and regional emergency management strategies with other professionals from around the country and with experts in the field. The forums focus on policy development, emergency management concerns, lessons learned, training and development, policy issues, and federal relations.

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IAEM 72nd Annual Conference & EMEX 

November 15th-21st in Colorado Springs, CO

Join the emergency management community to explore the theme, “Emergency Management Ascending. This multi-day training and educational event provides many benefits to
EM professionals in all levels of government, the private sector, and non- government
agencies alike. 

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What Would You Like to Learn or Share?

Our hope is that each and every EM professional that attends our events is able to learn from the heart of their peers, exploring innovative strategies, best practices, and real-world experiences that shape our ability to mitigate, respond to, and recover from crises.

You have the opportunity to shape the future speakers and topics we feature. Together, we can foster a community of learning and support, where ideas are exchanged, challenges are tackled, and new partnerships are formed.