Earthquake Readiness & Resources

On October 27th, 2020, NAPSG Foundation hosted the Emergency Management (EM) Geo Forum: “Earthquake Readiness & Resources.” In this forum, participants learned about available geospatial resources and innovations from recent responses to earthquakes.

Seminar Objectives
  • Learn about FEMA’s response to the January 2020 Puerto Rico Earthquake.
  • Gain insight into state and local level readiness and preparation for earthquakes.
  • Discover important geospatial resources for earthquakes for all phases of emergency management.
  • Madeline Jones, New Light Technologies
  • Jesse Rozelle, NHRAP FEMA
  • Matthew Welshans, National IMAT-Blue Team, FEMA
  • Jimmy Rodriguez, DHS-FEMA Region II
  • John Holub, DHS-FEMA Region VIII
Background Information

The 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.

Seminar Resources