Posted by: Richard Serino, Deputy Administrator
Back in November, I first announced the launch of the FEMA Think Tank – an initiative with two components: an online collaboration forum and monthly conference calls. The online collaboration forum has been live for a few months now and tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 26, I will be hosting the first conference call from the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. The goal of the calls are to discuss ideas generated from the online conversations, so I hope you can join me and others as we discuss ideas on how we can improve emergency management.
Here are the details:
- Date: Thursday, Jan. 26
- Time: 1:30-3:30 p.m. CDT / 2:30-4:30 p.m. EST
- Call in number: 800-593-0692
- Password: Think Tank January
- Twitter hashtag: #femathinktank
The three ideas that we will be discussing on this call are:
This is the first of many important discussions on how we plan and implement innovative ideas captured in our online forum. Visit www.fema.gov/thinktank for more information and to submit your own ideas, comment on others, or participate in the online conversation to generate creative ideas.
I hope you can participate.