National Geospatial Preparedness Summit
August 7-9, 2017

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Each year the NAPSG Foundation hosts a series of in-person workshops and virtual training seminars together with our local, state, tribal, Federal, and private sector partners. Our events provide virtual and in-person opportunities for participants to connect and learn about the latest in public safety technology. Virtual trainings are held as webinars allowing for participation across the globe. In-person workshops are hands-on events located in cities around the world. See the schedule below for our next event!

  • In-person workshops and virtual trainings are available to public safety, decision/policy makers, and  GIS professionals.
  • All education and training programs are relevant across public safety and emergency management disciplines.

Upcoming Events

Date Location Event Register
July 2017 Virtual Training Leveraging New National Open Data for Public Safety Preparedness, Planning, and Operations Coming Soon!
September 2017 Virtual Training Approaches and Tools for Data-driven Risk Assessment Coming Soon!
August 7-9, 2017 Tuscaloosa, AL 2017 National Geospatial Preparedness Summit Register Now!
October 2017 Virtual Training Discover and Access a Consistent Toolset for Improving Geospatial Preparedness for Local, State, and Federal Agencies. Coming Soon!

Event Archive

Date Type Event Notes
Jan 21, 2016 Virtual Training Applying US National Grid for Decision Support in Search & Rescue Operations Event Recording
Feb 16, 2016 Virtual Training Introduction to NAPSG’s Symbol Library & Tools Event Recording
March 15, 2016 Virtual Training Implementing a Common Location Reference for Daily and Disaster Operations Event Recording
May 25-26, 2016 La Crosse, WI NAPSG Partner Event: Upper Midwest Geospatial Conference Event Completed
May 26, 2016 Virtual Training Technical Skills for Building USNG-Enabled Decision Support Tools Event Recording
July 28, 2016 Virtual Training Accessing & Using National Data for Preparedness (HIFLD) Event Recording
Sept 1, 2016 Virtual Training Advancements in Public Alert & Warning Capabilities for Building Safer Communities Event Recording
Sept 13-14, 2016 Washington, DC 2016 National Geospatial Preparedness Summit Proceedings
Nov. 14-16, 2016 Reston, VA 8th Annual Search and Rescue GIS Workshop Proceedings
Nov 17, 2016 Virtual Training 2016 NAPSG Foundation Year-in-Review: Tools and Resources for Your Agency Event Recording
May 23, 2017 La Crosse, WI Upper Midwest U.S. National Grid Summit Event Completed
May 31, 2017 Virtual Training Preparing Smart & Safe Communities for the Unknown Event Recording