Workshop

Island Storm Preparedness and Resilience Workshop

A virtual, half day seminar for island utilities, response partners, and all of public power.
August 19, 2020
1:00pm EDT - 5:00pm EDT

Description

The American Public Power Association is hosting a virtual, half-day seminar on Island Territory Storm Preparedness for island utility partners, response partners, and all of public power. This interactive online seminar will discuss actions utilities and partners can take now to be ready for future storm events, and discuss post-incident mutual aid coordination, damage assessment, transportation, logistics, and incident management. The seminar will also provide an in-depth discussion on incident financial management, public assistance, cost recovery, and forward-looking strategies and opportunities for supporting restoration events with island utilities. The seminar will consist of presentations, live audience polling, and virtual panel discussions. Attendees are encouraged to take part in Q&A sessions following sessions on transportation, incident finance, and mutual aid with special considerations for the COVID-19 pandemic

Topics Include:

  • Transportation and logistics for mutual aid personnel
  • Equipment and materials to island territory utilities
  • Incident finance and public assistance
  • Incident management

Speaker

Kate Leese, Kinetics Company

Who Should Attend?

Designed for island utilities, response partners and all of public power involved in disaster response and preparedness.

Fee

This webinar is free to all.

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