How Far Are You Willing to Travel?Internationally
Vulnerable Populations Topics ( Seniors, Children, People with Disabilities)Integrating Access and Functional Needs Within Emergency Planning
Taylor gives real, first-hand accounts of the do's and don'ts to integrated planning to help emergency managers identify and understand the needs of individuals with disabilities, older adults, and people with access and functional needs before, during, and after disasters.
Whole Community Engagement
Taylor shares stories about the process and benefits of engaging with "whole community" partners and helps emergency managers recognize and understand the need to integrate their plans through meaningful, collaborative, proactive engagement.
Inclusive sheltering: Meeting Medical Needs at Shelters
Taylor shares personal experiences of visiting shelters that failed to take into account the needs of people with disabilities and how emergency managers can achieve better integrated planning. He highlights successful sheltering operations and outlines how medical needs can be met using integrated shelters models.
Integration 2.0 - Utilizing Technology to Save Vulnerable Populations
Taylor urges the emergency management community to apply artificial intelligence and other technology to improving the way we communicate with and assist individuals with access and functional needs - including how local, state, and federal agencies address emergency alerts and notifications.
SummaryI'm a nationally recognized public speaker, cultural change agent, and subject matter expert in inclusive planning, emergency management, government affairs, and homeland security. I've spent my career advising members of Congress, two California Governors, and partnering with community-based organizations and tech providers to impact diverse populations in meaningful ways. I was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, diagnosed with muscular dystrophy as a child, and use a power wheelchair. Above all else I'm a husband, father, and friend.
HighlightsEmergency management, access and functional needs, disability integration, whole community, disability engagement, vulnerable populations, crisis communication, accessible, sheltering, evacuation, ADA, C-MIST.
May Waive FeeYes
- Breakout Session
- Webinar/Live Video
Cancellation PolicyModerate: Full refund up until 14 days prior to event, except fees (travel and service)
Price Range$0 To No Max
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|Event Title||Event Date||Location|
|California for All - KICKOFF||August 19, 2019||Sacramento, CA|
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