FirstNet Brings Internet to the Woods: Command and Control During Wildfires

FirstNet Webinar

Join us April 8 to learn about Command and Control During Wildfires.

Part of the FirstNet Emergency Management Webinar Series

Join the FirstNet Authority on April 8 for a webinar focused on how public safety has utilized the FirstNet Network to support wildfire response operations. In this webinar we will discuss:

  • How emergency managers can benefit from using FirstNet for their response operations
  • How FirstNet deployable assets assisted public safety’s wildfire response
  • How incident command used FirstNet to communicate in remote areas
  • How Wildland Fire Information and Technology (WFIT) collaborated with FirstNet to advance the use of technology to support wildland fire operations

Register so you don’t miss out on these important topics and the opportunity to ask questions to first responders.

Speakers include:

  • Don Patterson, Berthoud, Colorado Fire Protection District
  • Christopher Markle, Wildland Fire Information and Technology Program Management Office
  • Erik Torres-Jacquez, Division of Fire and Aviation Management, National Park Service
  • Brad Schmidt, Colorado Dept. of Public Safety, Center of Excellence for Advanced Technology Aerial Firefighting

This webinar is intended for public safety and other government personnel. It will be recorded and may be distributed to attendees and other stakeholders upon request.

  • Event Date:
    Apr 08, 2021
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