Please click on the links below to download the presentations from today’s speakers.

Please note that the presentations will be available for 30 days after the conference and will be deleted after that.

 

Time

Description

9.00

Terrorist Attacks & Our Emergency Response
Speaker: Dr. Tom Clonan, retired army officer (Captain) who specialises in terrorism, security and defence issues. 

9.40

An effective national response to fire, snow, drought and flooding emergencies
The Protection of Critical Infrastructure for Extreme Weather events and Natural Disasters
Speaker: Aoife Doyle, Future Analytics

10.20

Weather forecasts and Warnings –  Support for Impact based decision making
Speaker: Gerry Murphy, Meteorologist and Weather forecaster with Met Éireann

11.30

Airport Security – Critical Incident Readiness in the Contemporary Threat Environment
Speaker: Mick Delaney, Deputy Head of Operational Security & Airport Police, Cork Airport

12.10

Risk management, Forecasting & Insurance Issues
Speaker: Sean Coleman, Coleman Risk Consulting

2.00

Handling the media and getting the message across: an effective communications plan is vital
Speaker: Johnny Fallon, Senior Account Manager, Carr Communications Ltd 

2.40

The importance of a social media strategy in assisting during an emergency
Speaker: Andrew McLindon, Director of Communications, An Garda Síochána

3.20

In the court of public opinion….preparing for and recovering from a crisis
Speaker: Alan Tyrrell, Managing Director, Teneo PSG, the Irish arm of global CEO advisory firm Teneo.