EMvision Talks

Call for Speakers closed May 10, 2019 at 5:00pm ET.
All speakers selected to move on to Round 2 will be notified by June 17, 2019.

For More Information visit our Speaker Pages.


IAEM’s EMvision Talks are modeled on the well-known TED™ Talk format.The Talks provide a forum for people to share a personal connection to an idea, experience or passion related to emergency management, leadership, communication, community engagement, or other related topics.

Don’t miss this engaging session on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. Talks are limited to seven minutes and are live on the plenary stage.

View Recordings of the 2018 EMvision Talks Speakers

Marcus Coleman, Jr., MPA, Senior Associate, HWC, Inc.

Andrew Friend, MA, CEM, Disaster Clinical Specialist, King Faisal Specialist Hosp. & Research Ctr.

Monte Fronk, Tribal Public Safety Responder, Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe
Renate Garrison, MPA, CEM, Emer. Mgt. Officer, City of Beaverton, OR
Courtney Grey, Dir. of Disaster Behavioral Health, Boston Public Health Commission

Lara Pagano, MA, Meteorologist, NWS

Blake Stave, MPA, CEM, Program Manager, Xcel Energy

Libby Turner, MA, CEM, Federal Coordinating Officer, FEMA

EMvision Talks from prior year conferences