August 14, 2014, 1:30 p.m. EDT
Reports from the 2013 Disaster Health Information Outreach and Collaboration Projects
Disaster Information Management Research Center
Cost and Registration: Free, registration not required
This meeting will look at three outreach and collaboration projects funded in 2013 by the Disaster Information Management Research Center at the National Library of Medicine. As the projects near completion, the awardees will report on their projects, how libraries collaborated with disaster-related organizations, and the outcomes achieved.
September 10, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT
Evaluating and Improving Airport Environmental Sustainability Practices
Transportation Research Board
Cost and Registration: Free, register in advance
This webinar will provide an understanding of airport environmental sustainability practices, their impact on day-to-day operations and maintenance, and how to drive performance improvements. Accredited Airport Executives will be eligible for continuing education units for attending.
October 20-23, 2014
ArcGIS for Emergency Managers
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Cost and Registration: Free, closes September 21
The training will teach new users how to use ArcGIS desktop software to support disaster risk management, mitigation, response, and recovery efforts. Participants will use hands-on techniques to get a basic understanding of the software and develop skills to manage and analyze data. Continuing Education Units are available upon completion.