2017 Preparedness Symposium

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One Team, One Mission!


The phrase “Whole Community” describes an approach to emergency management that frames all hazard preparedness, prevention, response, recovery and mitigation as the shared Click here to view/download the Preparedness Symposium Save the Dateresponsibility of federal, tribal, state and local governments; non-governmental and faith-based organizations; private sector businesses; and communities, families and individuals.

Please join other Whole Community members on Wednesday, September 13, at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, Scottsdale Resort to discuss emergency preparedness challenges and opportunities in Arizona, and help develop an inclusive approach to reducing the impact of disasters on people, property and the environment.

Areas of Focus

The Preparedness Symposium will focus on cooperation, camaraderie and open conversation around three main topics:

  1. Continuity of Operations - Why is it important?
  2. Critical Infrastructure - How is it defined?
  3. Cybersecurity - What role do cyber threats play?



There is no cost to register. Registration will be open after July 1, 2017.



Rooms are available for exclusive rates of $118 per night plus tax. Room block is reserved for group name AZ Department of Emergency & Military Affairs. Call (800) 362-2779  or book online for reservations until August 15.




Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort
5001 N. Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Phone: (800) 362-2779


September 13, 2017 | 8:00am to 4:00pm
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Preparedness Symposium
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Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort

Event Name: AZ Department of Emergency & Military Affairs

Blocked rates are available until August 15, 2017