Key Resources

PrepTech Talk: Intelligence-Driven Resource Management & Mutual Aid Planning

On March 31st, 2020, NAPSG Foundation hosted a virtual PrepTech Talk titled “Intelligence-Driven Resource Management & Mutual Aid Planning”, which introduced a new risk analysis-based resource planning tool that supports the following: Equips leaders and resource planners with critical information to make better resource management decisions during preparedness and readiness. Enables risk information to be

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COVID-19 Geospatial & Situational Awareness Resources

March 15, 2020 Last Updated: 1:00pm EDT 04/02/2020 NAPSG Foundation is compiling publicly accessible COVID-19 geospatial and situational awareness resources from a variety of sources for the purpose of providing a clearinghouse of resources that may be helpful to the public safety and GIS/technology community in responding to COVID-19. This page will be updated as

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PrepTech Talk: Situational Awareness for the Living Room

On December 10th, 2019, NAPSG Foundation held its fifth PrepTech Talk titled “Situational Awareness for the Living Room: Cracking the Code on Public Information Maps”. This virtual seminar provided participants the opportunity to hear from Sonoma County, CA, on the development of their Public Information Map Game Plan, and learn best practices identified in public

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PrepTech Talk: Learn the Latest in Preparedness Technology & Tools

On September 19, 2019, NAPSG Foundation held its fourth Preparedness Technology Talk. This PrepTech Talk provided participants the opportunity to learn from a panel of experts from local, state, and Federal agencies on how they are using the latest available technology-enabled tools and resources to support high impact preparedness efforts. Seminar Objectives Discuss the basics

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PrepTech Talk: Geo-enable Search & Rescue in Disasters

On June 26th, 2019, NAPSG Foundation launched the new Virtual Seminar Series called Preparedness Technology Talks – PrepTech Talks. The first seminar in the PrepTech Talk series, “Geo-Enable Search & Rescue in Disasters”, provided participants the opportunity to train and gain access to a standardized suite of tools and common framework for geo-enabling Search and Rescue

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NAPSG Featured Content

This is an interactive gallery that allows GIS Staff to quickly search NAPSG Foundation resources hosted in ArcGIS Online.

2018 Disaster Innovation Talks

The inaugural series of NAPSG Disaster Innovation Talks were delivered as part of the 2018 National Geospatial Preparedness Summit on December 3-4 at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Provided below are the video recordings. For all other NGPS Materials, visit: https://www.napsgfoundation.org/resources/materials-2018-ngps/. Smart to Wise: One City’s Journey in Overcoming Preparedness Challenges with Technology Mike Chard,

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Materials Available – 2018 National Geospatial Preparedness Summit

On December 3-5, 2018, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation brought together over 240 of the nation’s public safety leaders and GIS professionals for the 4th annual National Geospatial Preparedness Summit (NGPS). The 2018 NGPS was hosted at the University of Colorado in Boulder in collaboration with the Natural Hazards Center and

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Materials Available – 10th Annual Search & Rescue GIS Workshop (SARGIS10)

NAPSG Foundation’s Search & Rescue GIS Working Group gathered with more than 60 Search & Rescue (SAR) leaders and GIS responders at West Valley College in Saratoga, California, on October 23-25th, 2018, for the highly anticipated 10th Annual Search & Rescue GIS Workshop. This year’s theme was “The Next Generation of Geospatial for SAR”. The purpose of

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NAPSG Situational Awareness Viewer

Monitor current events and severe weather forecasts using this dynamic Situational Awareness Viewer provided by NAPSG Foundation to support incident and disaster readiness across several natural hazards nationwide. For full access to the NAPSG SA Viewer visit: https://arcg.is/0imPXC.