NYC Emergency Management

January 28, 2021

Thursday January 28th, 2021 at 10am-3pm

2021 Symposium: The Rise of Community During Emergencies by NYC Emergency Management

Community Preparedness During 2020, communities everywhere in New York City banded together to help their neighbors during the COVID-19 Pandemic and resulting economic downturn. This ninth annual symposium will provide insight from community leaders, researchers and emergency managers for strengthening your community's emergency response.

From 10:45-11:30: Community Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Meet community groups in New York City that have been doing emergency response in the past year. They will be discussing what strategies worked and advice for improving community response.