2018 Texas Emergency Management Conference

General Information
The Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) will once again host the Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC) in San Antonio, Texas this May. Individuals will have the opportunity to interact with exhibitors and vendors, network with others in emergency management, and attend presentations focused on current issues, lessons learned, creative best practices, and participant interaction.
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    Cost for Registration: $200
    Military/Student: $50

    Conference Workshop Schedule (PDF)

Awards
Nominations are now open for the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) awards to be presented at the Texas Emergency Management Conference on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. All awards focus on recognizing citizens, emergency management professionals and organizations for outstanding service within the emergency management community. Nominations are due by March 16, 2018 via the online submission form. Questions should be directed to tdem.conference@dps.texas.gov.

Photo Contest
The Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) will hold a photo contest during the 2018 Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC). This award recognizes the best photo as voted on by conference attendees. Award winner will be announced in the June 2018 Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter. Nominations are due by May 1, 2018 via the online submission form. Questions should be directed to tdem.conference@dps.texas.gov.

Exhibitor Prospectus
The 2018 Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC) – hosted by Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) takes place Tuesday, May 15 – Friday, May 18 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. The exhibit hall opens Tuesday, May 15 for conference attendees and dismantles the afternoon of Thursday, May 17.

TEMC attracts over 2,500 elected officials, first responders, emergency managers, and decision makers from across Texas. The conference provides jurisdictions an opportunity to see and learn about innovative products and services from organizations such as yours. The success of TEMC has always been due in large part to our exhibitors, and we certainly hope to include your organization among those that will help make the 2018 conference better than ever!

2018 TEMC Exhibitor Prospectus

Breakout Sessions
Breakout sessions are 60 minutes in length. Room setup for the breakout sessions will be classroom or theater style. Standard A/V equipment will be provided in each room including a laptop, projector, screen, and microphone. Internet is not provided.

Speaker Submissions
2018 TEMC speaker submissions are now closed. If you have any questions about submissions, please contact Amanda Kohutek, Workshop Coordinator. Submissions for the 2019 Texas Emergency Management Conference will open this fall.

Speaker Contact Information
Please direct any speaker-related questions to Amanda Kohutek, Workshop Coordinator.

Date: May 15-18, 2018
Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
900 East Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Workshops: Closed
Exhibitors: Information coming soon
Hotels: 2018 TEMC Hotel Courtesy Blocks
Online Registration: Register Now

We will continue to offer several family-oriented workshops as we did in 2017. If you have ideas for family workshops, please contact Workshop Coordinator Amanda Kohutek. If you are interested in being an exhibitor and would like to receive a prospectus with more information on pricing and floor layouts once it becomes available, please email Exhibitor Coordinator Manny Magos.

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Please email us with any questions about the conference.