|8:00 - 8:30a.m.
||Registration and Continental Breakfast
|PART 1: WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS
|8:30 - 8:45a.m.
Managing Director, Fritz Institute, San Francisco
|8:45 - 10:00a.m.
||INTRODUCTIONS of Participants
Moderator - Lynn FRITZ
Director General, Fritz Institute, San Francisco
Participants are invited to introduce themselves and answer the following question in two sentences:
- What do you see as the biggest gap in Bay Area disaster preparedness?
|PART 2: DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AND THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT
|10:00 - 10:20a.m.
||Disaster Preparedness in the Bay Area: Challenges and Successes
Regional Administrator, Coastal Regional Branch
California Office of Emergency Services
|10:20a.m. - 10:50a.m.
||Standardizing Emergency Management:
The EMAP Approach
Private Sector Committee Chair
Emergency Management Accreditation Program
Project Manager, Department of Human Services, Planning & Public Service
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
Moderator - Kathleen TIERNEY
Director, Natural Hazards Research and Applications Information Center
University of Colorado at Boulder
|11:15 - 11:30a.m.
||Coffee and Tea Break
|PART 3: THE ROLE OF THE FOR-PROFIT AND NON-PROFIT SECTORS IN PREPARING FOR DISASTERS
|11:30 - 11:40a.m.
||The Role of the Red Cross in Preparing for Disasters
American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter
|11:40 - 11:50a.m.
||CARD: A New Model of Empowerment
Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters
|11:50 - 12:00p.m.
||Role of the Private Sector in Disaster Preparedness
Bay Area Business Force
Business Executives for National Security
|12:00 - 12:15p.m.
Moderator - Anne WILSON
United Way of the Bay Area
|12:15 - 1:45p.m.
What Philanthropy Needs to Know About Disaster Preparedness
President and CEO
Northern California Grantmakers
|1:45 - 3:00p.m.
How Can the Government, Private Sector, and Community-Based Organizations Collaborate in Preparing for Disasters?
Moderator - Dennis WENGER
Senior Scholar, Hazard Reduction and Recovery Center
Texas A&M University
||Coffee and Tea Break
|PART 4: DISASTER PREPAREDNESS: A BAY AREA PERSPECTIVE WITH MEASUREMENT AND ACTION
||Measuring Preparedness: Caveats and Guidance
Director, Center for Hazards Research and Policy Development
University of Louisville
|4:45 - 5:30p.m.
||Next Steps and the Path to Developing an Agenda for Action
Managing Director, Fritz Institute