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Emerging Tech in the Fire Service


Ed Mills  (Deputy Chief of Operations/Director of Customer Success, Evergreen Fire Rescue/ESChat)


John Butler  (Fire Chief, Fairfax County (VA) Fire and Rescue Department)

Bart van Leeuwen  (Situational Awareness Expert, SATraining EMEA)

Peter Burke  (Chief, Hyannis Fire Department)

Location: Tangerine Ballroom 2

Date: Thursday, March 28

Time: 9:25 am - 10:00 am

Track: First Responder Communications, Incident Management

Topic: AI, Broadband, Critical Infrastructure, Interoperability, IoT, LMR, Situational Awareness, Smart-X, System Resiliency

Format: Keynote

Vault Recording: TBD

This panel will discuss the integration of technology and communication systems to enhance situational awareness, assist in decision making, and improve firefighter effectiveness and safety. Specifically the use of data analysis, networks, location-based services, and common operating pictures will be explored.