FirstNet CEO Michael Poth, Board Chairwoman Sue Swenson, President TJ Kennedy, Dave Buchanan, Ed Parkinson, Amanda Hilliard, Board Vice Chair Jeff Johnson

Public Safety Events

These are the public speaking engagements for FirstNet Board members and senior staff (information subject to change). If you are interested in having FirstNet deliver remarks at an upcoming conference, meeting, or special event, please complete a Speaker Request form

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Date Event Location Speaker
Jan. 8-13 NAEMSP 2018 Annual Meeting San Diego, CA Kevin McGinnis, Brent Williams
Jan. 9-12 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2018 Las Vegas, NV Various
Jan. 9 Full NPSTC Meeting Teleconference Kevin McGinnis
Jan. 9 Panhandle Regional Planning Commission Meeting Amarillo, TX Jacque Miller-Waring
Jan. 10 Meeting with the Pueblo of Santa Ana Pueblo of Santa Ana, NM Margaret Gutierrez
Jan. 11 Meeting with the Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo Pojoaque, NM Margaret Gutierrez
Jan. 11 Meeting with the Pueblo of Pojoaque Pojoaque, NM Margaret Gutierrez
Jan. 11 Meeting with the Santa Clara Pueblo Pojoaque, NM Margaret Gutierrez
Jan. 11 Meeting with the Tesuque Pueblo Pojoaque, NM Margaret Gutierrez
Jan. 15-18 NENA NG9-1-1 Standards and Best Practices Conference Kissimmee, FL Bill Hinkle, John Hunt
Jan. 15-18 New Mexico Association of Counties 2018 Legislative Conference Santa Fe, NM Dave Faulkner
Jan. 16 Chat Mobility Conference Omaha, NE Kevin Nida
Jan. 17-20 Fire Rescue East Daytona Beach, FL Brent Williams
Jan. 17 State of Ohio FirstNet Kickoff Conference Columbus, OH Drew Delaney
Jan. 19 National Tribal Telecom Association Meeting Scottsdale, AZ Adam Geisler
Jan. 24 Meeting with the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas Eagle Pass, TX Margaret Gutierrez, Jacque Miller-Waring
Jan. 24-27 Wisconsin Working Together Conference Milwaukee, WI Brent Williams
Jan. 25 Meeting with the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas Livingston, TX Margaret Gutierrez
Jan. 31-Feb. 1 2018 Border Security Expo San Antonio, TX Pat Schwinghammer
Date Event Location Speaker
Feb. 01 Eagle County Public Safety Council Meeting Eagle, CO Tracey Murdock
Feb. 01 Virginia FirstNet Forum Newport News, VA Lori Stone
Feb. 01 Washington Emergency Communications Coordination Working Group Meetinga Ocean Shores, WA William Schrier, Adam Geisler
Feb. 01 Wisconsin Southwest Regional Outreach Meeting Fennimore, WI Timothy Pierce
Feb. 02 New Hampshire State Executive Interoperablity Committee Meeting Concord, NH Michael Varney
Feb. 02-03 State EMS Association Network Annual Meeting Hershey, PA Brent Williams
Feb. 05-08 Alaska Fire Chiefs Association 2018 Leadership Summit Juneau, AK Steve Noel
Feb. 05 Vermont Central Regional Outreach Meeting Berlin, VT Michael Varney
Feb. 06 Colorado Wireless Association Annual Education Conference Centennial, CO Jeff Bratcher
Feb. 06 FEMA Region X RECCWG Meeting Salem, OR Kristi Wilde
Feb. 06-08 IJIS National Symposium Arlington, VA Charlotte Whitacre, William Schrier, Jeff King, Lori Stone
Feb. 06 Rhode Island ICC Meeting Lincoln, RI Michael Varney
Feb. 07 North Country Interoperability Consortium Lincoln, NH Michael Varney
Feb. 07 Vermont Northwest Regional Outreach Meeting Milton, VT Michael Varney
Feb. 08-09 Phoenix Town Hall/Technical Forum Phoenix, AZ David Faulkner
Feb. 12 NATOA 'Leveraging FirstNet for Rural' Webinar Webinar Brian Hobson
Feb. 12 Vermont West Regional Outreach Meeting South Burlington, VT Michael Varney
Feb. 12 Minnesota Southeast Regional Meeting Rochester, MN Timothy Pierce
Feb. 13 Norfolk County Fire Chiefs Meeting Norwood, MA Michael Varney
Feb. 13 Vermont Southwest Regional Outreach Meeting Pittsford, VT Michael Varney
Feb. 13 Wisconsin West Central Regional Outreach Meeting Eau Claire, WI Timothy Pierce
Feb. 14 Essex County Fire Chiefs Meeting Middleton, MA Michael Varney
Feb. 14-17 NENA: 9-1-1 Goes To Washington Washington, DC William Hinkle
Feb. 14 Wisconsin Northwest Regional Outreach Meeting Washburn, WI Timothy Pierce
Feb. 15 FEMA Region I RECCWG Meeting Maynard, MA Michael Varney
Feb. 15 Nebraska Public Safety Broadband Working Group Meeting Lincoln, NE Lesia Dickson
Feb. 15 New England Division of IAFC Board of Directors Meeting Springfield, MA Michael Varney
Feb. 15 The Media Institute Communications Forum Washington, DC Michael Poth
Feb. 15 CANUS Communications Interoperability Working Group Webinar Webinar Christopher Algiere
Feb. 20-23 Michigan Statewide Interoperable Communications Training Conference Traverse City, MI John Hunt
Feb. 20 FirstNet Innovation Workshop with Louisiana First Responders Baton Rouge, LA Andrew Delaney, Jacqueline Miller-Waring, William Schrier
Feb. 21-23 JEMS EMS Today Charlotte, NC Brent Williams
Feb. 26-Mar. 01 California NENA Mission Critical Training Event San Diego, CA William Hinkle
Date Event Location Speaker
Mar. 01 ICI System Annual Strategy Meeting Pomona, CA Kevin Nida
Mar. 03-07 2018 NACo Legislative Conference Washington, DC Camille Osborne Nellans, Justin Shore
Mar. 05-09 IWCE 2018 Orlando, FL Various
Mar. 07 North Dakota 911 Association Meeting Bismarck, ND Kristi Wilde
Mar. 07 Northwest Minnesota Roadshow Thief River Falls, MN Timothy Pierce
Mar. 08-09 TEEX Under Fire - Response Innovation Showdown College Station, TX Andrew Delaney, Camille Osborne Nellans
Mar. 09 NPSTC In-Person Meeting Orlando, FL Kevin McGinnis
Mar. 09-18 South by Southwest 2018 Austin, TX Andrew Delaney, Camille Osborne Nellans
Mar. 12 South Vermont Regional Meeting Wilmington, VT Michael Varney
Mar. 13 FCC Region 19 700MHz Committee Meeting Kennebunkport, ME Michael Varney
Mar. 13 East Vermont Regional Meeting White River Junction, VT Michael Varney
Mar. 14 Navajo Nation Leadership Meeting Phoenix, AZ Adam Geisler, Margaret Gutierrez
Mar. 14 Northeast Vermont Regional Meeting Newport, VT Michael Varney
Mar. 14-15 Arkansas Committee and Governance Board Meetings Little Rock, AR Jacqueline Miller-Waring
Mar. 14-15 Arkansas Local Public Safety Tour Little Rock, AR Jacqueline Miller-Waring
Mar. 14-15 Bay Area UASI Conference San Francisco, CA Kevin Nida
Mar. 14-15 FirstNet Board Meeting Little Rock, AR Various
Mar. 14-16 IACP Division Mid-Year Conference Nashville, TN Ehrin Ehlert
Mar. 15 NWTEMC FirstNet Presentation Spokane, WA Adam Geisler, Margaret Gutierrez
Mar. 20-21 9th Annual Georgia Telehealth Conference Jekyll Island, GA Kevin McGinnis
Mar. 20-21 British APCO 25th Annual Event Coventry, United Kingdom Michael Poth
Mar. 21 Hartford County Fire Chiefs Meeting Simsbury, CT Michael Varney
Mar. 23-24 AT&T FirstNet Hackathon San Francisco, CA Bill Schrier, Andrew Delaney, Camille Osborne Nellans
Mar. 26-28 South Carolina Telecommunications and Broadband Association Conference Charleston, SC Ehrin Ehlert
Mar. 26-29 APCO Western Regional Conference Tacoma, WA William Schrier
Mar. 27 Austin/Travis County Information Session Austin, TX Jacqueline Miller-Waring

The schedule of upcoming board meetings and related meeting materials may be found here.

The schedule of upcoming state consultation meetings may be found here.

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