FEMA To Hold EAS Roundtable Webinar
Jun 9, 2011 12:28 PM
Washington - Jun 9, 2011 - June 9 at 12:30 p.m. ET, FEMA will hold a virtual roundtable to discuss the just-announced national EAS Test. The roundtable includes industry and government leaders including SBE President Vinny Lopez, CEV CBNT and SBE EAS Education Co-Chair Jeff Smith, CSRE CBNT.
Session 1 runs from 12:30 p.m. to 1:50 p.m. ET and is called the AM, FM, Digital Radio Industry Session. Session 2 runs from 2:30 p.m. to 3:50 p.m. ET and is called the Digital Television, Cable, Satellite Industry Session
Access the roundtable at this link: www323.livemeeting.com/cc/eiip/join?id=IPAWS&role=attend. Instructions on logging in and system setup are posted here.
FCC Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau Chief Jamie Barnett noted that the test is essential to testing the effectiveness of the Emergency Alert System....
The topic will be Analyzing the EAS NPRM: A Town Hall Discussion....