9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Past Events › Homeland security
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 10:00am to 12:00pm noon, the Christian Regenhard Center for Emergency Response Studies at John Jay College will present a panel discussion on the topic Evidence-Based Practice in Emergency Response. Members of the panel will include Dr. Theron Bowman, Deputy City Manager, Arlington, TX; Larry Collins, Battalion Chief (Special Operations) Los Angeles County Fire Department; Clark Kimerer, Deputy Chief, Seattle Police Department; Paul Maniscalco, consultant and author, and members of the Christian Regenhard Center Advisory Board.…Find out more »
Please join members of the Board of the Christian Regenhard Center for Emergency Response Studies on Thursday, May 2, 2013, from 10:00am – 12:00pm as they discuss Evidence-Based Practice in the Field of Homeland Security in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings. Speakers will include Clark Kimerer, Deputy Chief of the Seattle Police Department and Donell Harvin of the NYC Department of Health. Mr Harvin will share his observations from the response to the Boston bombing. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. All seminars are…Find out more »
NYS Office of Emergency Management and New Paltz present the 10th Annual IDMH Training - Radiological Readiness: Preparing for Dirty Bombs, Nuclear Disasters, and Other Radiation Emergencies This event will provide training and planning opportunities to strengthen our community’s preparedness for catastrophic radiological events by presenting new information and recommendations that can be incorporated into planning procedures for multiple organizations that will need to collaborate in any response. Presentations and discussions will provide attendees with up-to-date information and recommendations from current…Find out more »
Join Tiffany Jones, Managing Director of Public Sector Programs and Strategic Initiatives at Symantec, on Friday, April 19, 2013 at 8:30am as she discusses key findings from Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report. This presentation is designed to leave attendees with a better understanding of the latest threats and trends in cyber security. Jones will provide a blueprint for adopting cyber policies that enable organizations to better assess risks and proactively protect their networks. Tiffany Jones is responsible for Symantec’s North American…Find out more »
Please join the Christian Regenhard Center for Emergency Response Studies on Tuesday, April 16 2013 at 1:30pm for a discussion entitled Innovation in Local Public Safety: Adopting Cutting-Edge Radio Accountability Technology in a Mid-Sized Agency. The speaker will be Capt. Barry Nechis, of the Office of Emergency Management and Emergency Medical Services, New Rochelle Fire Department. Capt. Nechis will discuss the adoption of advanced radio technology for creating a real-time emergency scene accountability system. The process of selecting a technology, implementing…Find out more »
On Monday, April 15, 2013 at 7:00pm, Lawrence Wright, Robin Wright, Samer Shehata, and Mohamed Elmenshawy will discuss Egypt’s post-Mubarak transition. This event is co-sponsored by the Center on National Security at Fordham Law School and the Middle East Institute. Lawrence Wright is the author of The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11. Robin Wright is a reporter. Samer S. Shehata is an assistant professor of Arab Politics at the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University. Mohamed Elmenshawy is…Find out more »