Photo Contest

2017 Photo Contest Winners

Nici English enjoys a ride to the conference on the Long Beach Bike Share

Faces of Emergency Management #IAEM17Now

2016 Photo Contest Winners

Get Your Essay Tips – Peter Perez

Jane Cage Discusses Joplin City – Abby Hostetler

Photo Contest Guidelines

After its success last year, IAEM is bringing back the IAEM Annual Conference Photo Contest. Join others this year in this contest, as you click and share pictures of your conference experience. Use your pictures in this contest and generate some social media buzz on Facebook, Twitter, as well as other social media outlets using #iaem17now.

Registered attendees of the IAEM 2017 Annual Conference

Saturday, November 11, 9:00 am PST to Wednesday, November 15, 4:00 pm PST

Photo Themes
Capture the IAEM 65th Annual Conference experience in a photo! Demonstrate with a click of a shutter how you are inspired to learn at the conference from a speaker or through the people you meet and the relationships you form and nurture while networking. Don’t forget to get shots of you and others at the many events during the conference such as plenaries, breakouts, spotlights, meetings, luncheons, dinners, receptions, and the exhibit. Visit the gallery and vote once a day for the pictures that inspire you!


1 – Enter by posting your picture via this Woobox site

2 – Enter by making a public post on twitter with your photo and the hashtag: #IAEM17now

3 – Enter by making a public post on your Facebook page with the photo and hashtag: #IAEM17now. Please note that you MUST set the privacy settings for the post to PUBLIC.

There is no limit on the number of photos you enter. Posting ends at 4:00 pm, PST, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017.

Vote for your favorite photos at You can vote one time per day per Facebook account and IP address. Voting ends at 4:00 p.m. PST, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017.

Winners will be the two photos that receive the most votes. The winners will receive a $50 VISA gift card. Winners will be announced at the President’s Banquet on Wednesday, November 15th after voting closes.

Photo ReleaseBy posting a photo to the IAEM 2017 Annual Conference Photo Contest, the photographer agrees to the use of the image by IAEM to support the promotion of IAEM Annual Conferences.