Oklahoma Emergency Management Conference
The Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) and Oklahoma Emergency Management Association (OEMA) have teamed up once again to provide the Oklahoma Emergency Management Conference & Training Day, August 18 – 21 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Norman, located at 2501 Conference Drive. While work continues to finalize the conference agenda, it’s already sizing up to be an outstanding training opportunity for the emergency management community.
Online registration is now closed, but attendees may register on site Monday from 4-6 p.m. or Tuesday beginning at 8 a.m.
Download the full registration program now! To save trees, the full program will not be printed for the conference, but you may print it on your own. A pocket-sized schedule will be provided at conference.
The full conference program is also available online or on your smart phone through the Guidebook App.
Monday, August 18 is Training Day. Register for each session you plan to attend with the links below*:
OK-First Refresher (6 hours) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Emergency Management 101 Part I (6 hours) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Emergency Management 101 Part II (6 hours) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Practical Guide to MARPLOT (6 hours) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Donations and Volunteer Management (6 hours) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Psychological First Aid (6 hours) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Social Media for Emergency Management (3 hours) 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Access and Functional Needs Planning for Emergencies (3 hours) 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Web EOC for Daily Use (3 hours) 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Building Community Relationships (3 hours) 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
*Be sure to note times for each class. Classes are either six hours or three hours. Attendees may attend two of the three-hour classes, but must attend each class in full to receive a certificate.
The official conference hotel is the Embassy Suites Hotel in Norman. In order to receive the discounted conference rate, all hotel reservations must be made by July 25. Reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly at (405) 364-8040.
To pay with a purchase order, a credit card will be needed in order for the hotel to hold your room and to provide you with a confirmation number. Your credit card will not be charged. Write the confirmation number and your contact information on the purchase order and fax it, along with a tax exempt letter, if applicable, to the attention of Wendy Scott at (405) 253-3550 before July 25. Be sure to provide your contact information in the event the hotel needs additional information.