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FirstNet Community Collaboration Forum – Houston, TX

June 20 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

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Thursday, June 20, 2024 | 8:30 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. CDT

City of Houston E.B. Cape Center

4501 Leeland Street, Houston, TX 77023

Hosted by Chief Samuel Peña and the Houston Fire Department


Interdisciplinary-Inclusive-Interoperability

Join us at the PSBTA educational forum, where public safety first responders come together in a dynamic “Community of Practice”. Through interactive discussions and expert-led sessions, attendees will gain valuable insights into cutting-edge advancements in public safety communications, including real-time situational awareness and interoperability solutions. By participating, you’ll not only enhance your professional network but also exchange best practices and explore innovative strategies to elevate emergency response and community safety.

* There is NO COST to attend the event

* Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be provided

AGENDA

8:30 A.M. – 9:00 A.M.

Sign-in and refreshments          

9:00 A.M. – 9:10 A.M.

Welcome    

John Paul Jones
Executive Director, PSBTA
John Cueto
Assistant Director, PSBTA

Opening Remarks

Fire Chief Samuel Peña

9:10 A.M. – 9:20 A.M.

The FirstNet Difference

John Paul Jones & John Cueto, PSBTA

9:20 A.M. – 10:20 A.M.

Interdisciplinary-Inclusive-Interoperability Communications the importance of working together/building relationships           

Multi-disciplinary Public Safety Panel
Flooding Events/Adverse Weather

10:20 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.

MORNING BREAK      

10:30 A.M. – 10:45 A.M.

Demonstration of CRD/Command Runner, CRD equipment etc.

NPSBN Coms Demo

10:45 A.M. – 11:15 A.M.

Regional Response Operations
Inter-agency Coms-Readiness

Andrew Aleman, Pasadena OEM Cooperation for Special Hazards   

11:15 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Empowering Public Safety: The Role of FirstNet in Today’s Emergency Response Landscape

Lesia Dixon
Director, Field Operations
First Responder Network Authority

12:00 P.M. – 12:40 P.M.

LUNCH

12:40 P.M. – 1:15 P.M.

Use Case Study – FirstNet in-action
Situational Awareness APP
FirstNet: Mission Ready

Assistant Chief Rodney Reed
Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office
Jim McMillan, Product Management
FirstNet/AT&T

Network Cyber Security Eco-System Device & Application Ecosystem

Tracy “Mac” McElvaney,
Principal Associate Director
FirstNet/AT&T

1:15 P.M. – 2 :10 P.M.

FirstNet – Network Evolution
Advanced Tech, MCPTT,
In-Building Solutions, Ops AI

Tracy “Mac” McElvaney,
Principal Associate Director
FirstNet/AT&T

2:10 P.M. – 2:15 P.M.

Closing Remarks

John Paul Jones & John Cueto, PSBTA

Thursday, June 20, 2024
8:30 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. CDT

City of Houston E.B. Cape Center
4501 Leeland Street,
Houston, TX 77023

Hosted by Chief Samuel Peña and the Houston Fire Department


Interdisciplinary-Inclusive-Interoperability

Join us at the PSBTA educational forum, where public safety first responders come together in a dynamic “Community of Practice”. Through interactive discussions and expert-led sessions, attendees will gain valuable insights into cutting-edge advancements in public safety communications, including real-time situational awareness and interoperability solutions. By participating, you’ll not only enhance your professional network but also exchange best practices and explore innovative strategies to elevate emergency response and community safety.

* There is NO COST to attend the event

* Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be provided

AGENDA

8:30 A.M. – 9:00 A.M.

Sign-in and refreshments          

9:00 A.M. – 9:10 A.M.

Welcome    

John Paul Jones
Executive Director, PSBTA
John Cueto
Assistant Director, PSBTA

Opening Remarks

Fire Chief Samuel Peña

9:10 A.M. – 9:20 A.M.

The FirstNet Difference

John Paul Jones & John Cueto, PSBTA

9:20 A.M. – 10:20 A.M.

Interdisciplinary-Inclusive-Interoperability Communications the importance of working together/building relationships           

Multi-disciplinary Public Safety Panel
Flooding Events/Adverse Weather

10:20 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.

MORNING BREAK      

10:30 A.M. – 10:45 A.M.

Demonstration of CRD/Command Runner, CRD equipment etc.

NPSBN Coms Demo

10:45 A.M. – 11:15 A.M.

Regional Response Operations
Inter-agency Coms-Readiness

Andrew Aleman, Pasadena OEM Cooperation for Special Hazards   

11:15 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Empowering Public Safety: The Role of FirstNet in Today’s Emergency Response Landscape

Lesia Dixon
Director, Field Operations
First Responder Network Authority

12:00 P.M. – 12:40 P.M.

LUNCH

12:40 P.M. – 1:15 P.M.

Use Case Study – FirstNet in-action
Situational Awareness APP
FirstNet: Mission Ready

Assistant Chief Rodney Reed
Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office
Jim McMillan, Product Management
FirstNet/AT&T

Use Case Study – FirstNet in-action
Situational Awareness APP
FirstNet: Mission Ready

Tracy “Mac” McElvaney,
Principal Associate Director
FirstNet/AT&T

1:15 P.M. – 2 :10 P.M.

FirstNet – Network Evolution
Advanced Tech, MCPTT,
In-Building Solutions, Ops AI

Tracy “Mac” McElvaney,
Principal Associate Director
FirstNet/AT&T

2:10 P.M. – 2:15 P.M.

Closing Remarks

John Paul Jones & John Cueto, PSBTA

Details

Date:
June 20
Time:
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

City of Houston E.B. Cape Center
4501 Leeland Street
Houston, TX 77023 United States
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