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2015 Operations Pre-Conference Materials

Linked below are the presentations from the 2015 Operations Pre-Conference Sessions held in Orlando on the 26th of August.

Main Session

Main Session Collection Webinar -

Operations Pre-conference Overview and Program Update presented by Mr. John Desmarais

CONR – 1AF (AFNORTH) Briefing presented by Colonel Al “Jethro” Wimmer, USAF

Safety Update presented by Mr. George Vogt

FEMA Imagery Uploader and Garmin Virb Camera Kit Training presented by Mr. Josh Keller, Mr. Glen Russell, and Lt Col Eric Templeton

2016 Ardent Sentry & Cascadia Subduction Zone Exercise Overview presented by Maj Rich Ouellette, CAP and Colonel Jim Rushing, CAP

Multi-Agency Reunification Services Plan Template Overview presented by Ms. Catherine Welker

10 Ways to Participate in America’s PrepareAthon! presented by Mr. Matthew Lyttle


Partner Agency and Organization Breakout

Partner Agency & Organization Briefings -

FEMA Corps presented by Ms. Sydney Hoffman

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC); Disaster Reunification and Team Adam presented by Mr. Richard Leonard

Professionalism in Emergency Management and the International Association of Emergency Managers presented by Lt Col Bob Ditch, CAP


Operations Support Breakout

Operations Support -

National Radar Analysis Team Update presented by Lt Col John Henderson, CAP and Capt Guy Loughridge, CAP

Cellular Forensics Team Update presented by Colonel Brian Ready, CAP and Major Justin Ogden, CAP

Green Flag Operations presented by Lt Col Cameron Dadgar, USAF and Lt Col Steve Wood, CAP

American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Overview presented by Dr. Michael Hauck

Project Lifesaver Overview presented by Mr. Gene Saunders


Communications Breakout

Communications -

Communications Manager’s Meeting Introductions & ROE presented by Mr. Malcolm Kyser

Communications Engineering Initiatives presented by Lt Col Chuck Bishop, CAP

Communications Plans and Requirements Update presented by Lt Col Mike Marek, CAP

Communications Supply and Logistics Update presented by Lt Col Steve Haney, CAP

Communications Operations Update presented by Capt Chuck Brudtkuhl, CAP

Communications Education and Training Update presented by Col Jerry Wellman, CAP



Flying Operations Breakout

Flying Operations Collection -

Stan/Eval Officer Expectations presented Capt Susan Parson, CAP

CAP Balloon Operations Update presented by Colonel Carlton Sumner, CAP

Glider Hot Topics presented by Colonel Jack Buschmann, CAP

CAPR 60-1 Rapid Improvement Team’s Charter & Progress presented by Colonel Mike Moyer, CAP

Web Mission Information Reporting System Live Demo presented by Mr. Terry Raymond

Patient Airlift Services Overview presented by Mr. Jim Platz, Ms. Annie Beaulieu and Colonel Dan Leclair, CAP

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