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Mitigating Emergency Communications Impacts During Global Pandemic

Billy Brown Jr.  (Assistant Director, CISA Emergency Communications Division, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency)

Location: W231

Date: Monday, September 27

Time: 1:15pm - 2:00pm

Track: 911 & Emergency Communications, Disaster Comms sponsored by Plum Case

Format: 45-Minute Power Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All Audiences

Public safety communications need to work the first time, every time, during all threats and hazards that threaten lives and property. To meet this mission-critical need, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) partners with public safety and National Security and Emergency Preparedness (NS/EP) communities to enable interoperable, secure, and resilient emergency communications, during daily operations and incident response. This session will provide an overview of key CISA emergency communications investments and their impact to public safety emergency communications preparedness during ongoing COVID-19 response.