09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AMEM Board MeetingAMEM 3rd Quarter Board Meeting.Governor's Room
12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
AMEM Pre-Conference Golf TournamentAMEM Annual Pre-Conference Golf TournamentWhiteBirch Golf Cource
12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
AMEM Pre-Conference Fishing TournamentAMEM Pre-Conference Fishing Tournament. Pre registration required.Breezy Point Docks
01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
HSEM Cert Class – PDS-0242 Effective CommunicationThis course is designed to address public speaking, dissemination of public information, communication during crisis situations, and how to deal effectively with the news media. The intent is to provide each emergency manager with the basic skills that are needed to be successful in his/her position. PREREQUISITE: IS-242.b Effective CommunicationLearning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants should be able to:• Learn how you fit into the public information cycle, even if you aren’t a public information officer.• Learn about the common tools and tactics used in communicating effectively during an emergency.• Learn about message mapping techniques that will assist your spokespeople in conducting successful interviews.
01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Animal Planning Workshop-Create a New Plan or Update Your Existing Plan
The MNVMRC will present an introduction and overview of current resources, capabilities and identified gaps in animal planning. Following that there will be an open discussion by having emergency management bring their own animal plans to the workshop and network with the animal resources and each other to create new plans or update existing plans. We will finish the workshop with an animal sheltering tabletop exercise.
Learning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants should be able to:
• Identify current resources and capabilities for animal events available in Minnesota.
• Identify and network with groups that provide animal resources and understand how these groups may augment a response.
• Learn how to identify gaps/needs and how to fill those needs in a tabletop exercise while working with state, regional and local partners and VOAD groups to solve the issues and examples in the exercise.
01:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Conference RegistrationRegistration Desk OpenLobby
05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
AMEM Audit Committee MeetingAMEM Annual AuditGovernor's Room
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
DinnerDockside Barbecue - Barbecue Chicken and Ribs, Potato's, Vegetables, Salads and Desert.Dockside Barbacue
07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
New Attendee WelcomeA welcome for all new attendees to help them navigate the conference courses and events.Lakeside A&B
08:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Beachside BonfireBeachside BonfireBeachside