Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
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Tari Martin 
National Alliance for Public Safety GIS Foundation 

Tornado Readiness
and Resources

Join us for this virtual seminar to learn about building a geospatial game plan for tornado readiness, response, and recovery.

Why attend?

  • Learn about core information needs for tornado readiness and response.
  • Gain an understanding of available tornado predictive products and their timelines.
  • Learn about resources for determining and validating the scope and extent of tornado damage.
  • Gain insight into how states and locals are using technology to rapidly assess impacts to inform a disaster declaration.
  • Understand how to develop a Geospatial Game Plan to implement across all hazards..

Who should attend?

  • First Responders and other staff who support tornado response and recovery
  • Emergency Managers and other public safety decision-makers
  • GIS and technology specialists who support public safety


Participants will hear from federal staff specializing in tornado prediction and modeling and from emergency management practitioners at the state / local level who are using advanced resources to aid in tornado readiness, response, and recovery.

Background Information

This Emergency Management (EM) Geo Forum is part of a virtual seminar series featuring best practices and resources to advance emergency management through geospatial capabilities. These seminars promote the integration of innovative technology and solutions in day-to-day operations.