2019 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 on April 15 – 18, 2019. 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.

Cost for Conference Registration: $200
Active Military/Student: $50

Conference Schedule

Workshop Schedule (coming soon)

Nominations are now open for the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) awards to be presented at the Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC) on Monday, April 15 during Opening Session. The awards will focus on recognizing citizens, emergency management professionals and organizations for outstanding service within the emergency management community. For more information about awards, go to submission form. The DEADLINE to SUBMIT nominations is FRIDAY, February 15, 2019. For questions, please submit via email to TDEM Conference.

Photo Contest
The Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) photo contest will take place during the 2019 Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC). This award recognizes the best photo as voted on by conference attendees. The award winner(s) will be announced in the May 2019 Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter. The DEADLINE to SUBMIT photos is FRIDAY, March 29, 2019 via the online submission form. Questions should be directed to TDEM Conference.

Exhibitor Prospectus
The 2019 Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC) – hosted by the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) takes place Monday, April 15 – Thursday, April 18 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. The exhibit hall opens Monday, April 15 for conference attendees and dismantles the afternoon of Wednesday, April 17. Download the exhibitor prospectus.

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 2019 conference better than ever!

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
Timeline for speaker submissions now closed.

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

Date: April 15-18, 2019
Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
900 East Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Workshops: Call for Presentations is now closed
Exhibitors: Download the exhibitor prospectus
Hotels: 2019 TEMC Hotel Courtesy Blocks
Online Registration: 2019 TEMC Registration

We will continue to offer several family-oriented workshops. 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 Exhibit Hall Coordinator Manny Magos.

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Please email us with any questions about the conference.