Dear Continuity Professional:
Please join us on Wednesday, June 1, 2016, for the Continuity Webinar titled: “Texas Continuity Initiative Webinar – Exercises.” This is the second of a two part webinar. This month’s speakers are Mr. Kevin Clement and Mrs. Maureen Clement. Mrs. Clement is Texas’ Statewide Continuity Coordinator, State Office of Risk Management and Mr. Clement is the Strategic Planner for Texas Homeland Security, Texas Department of Public Safety. They are located in Austin, TX.
In 2013, the State of Texas began a major initiative to address shortcomings in Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP) by Texas State agencies. The webinar provides a description of this initiative, obstacles addressed, and the tools, training, and exercises developed, and those promising practices and lessons learned in support of this effort. This is the second presentation of two webinars: The first webinar, May 4, 2016, focused on planning and training; and this webinar will focus on the planning and conduct of continuity exercises and sustainment of the initiative.
When: Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Speaker: Mr. Kevin Clement and Mrs. Maureen Clement, Strategic Planners, Texas Homeland Security, Texas Department of Public Safety and Statewide Continuity Coordinator, State Office of Risk Management.
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FEMA-STTLContinuity@fema.dhs.gov: continuity of operations information for State, Territorial, Tribal and Local government.
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http://www.fema.gov/continuity-operations: continuity news, tools, guidance, and other useful resources.
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