Materials Available – 2016 National Geospatial Preparedness Summit

On September 13 and 14, 2016, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation, in partnership with the US Department of Homeland Security, brought together nearly 180 of the Nation’s public safety leaders and GIS professionals for the 2nd annual National Geospatial Preparedness Summit.

The Summit proved a success in equipping leaders with new skills and knowledge that they tested through hands-on workshops and an exercise. The Summit also brought emerging technologies and innovative solutions to the forefront, including drones, preliminary disaster assessment, and enhanced analytical capabilities.

Provided below is a copy of the 2016 Summit Agenda linked with the materials from nearly all sessions and keynote addresses. Please feel free to use this material as a reference and tool in your efforts. Be sure to provide proper attribution to the individual content author when referencing the materials provided below in your writing, presentations, or other related material.


After Action Report: Tornado Operation Aid Exercise Sept. 2016

Day 1: September 13 – Materials

Day 2: September 14 – Materials