Earthquake Country Alliance SoCal June 11 Regional Workshop Summary

Earthquake Country Alliance Southern California Regional Workshop
Tuesday, June 11, 2019


Friendship Auditorium, Griffith Park
3201 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027

8:00 am Registration and Networking
8:30 am Welcome – ECA SoCal Coordinating Committee Chairs
Margaret Vinci (Caltech)
Connie Lackey (Providence Health & Services)
8:40 am Attendee Self-Introductions
9:00 am ECA SoCal Activities, Resources and Bureaus
Mark Benthien (Southern California Earthquake Center)
9:20 am Break
9:30 am How to Design a Discussion-Based Exercise
Connie Lackey, Dir. Emergency Preparedness, Providence St. Joseph Medical Ctr,
Ken Kondo, LA County Exec. Office of Emergency Management, MEP, APIO

  • Why are we here?
  • Instructions and examples of tools to use to develop an exercise for the first time planner
  • Identify potential hazards and threats, and how to mitigate them
  • Learn how to develop an after-action plan and improve an existing plan for first time and experienced planners
11:00 am Break
11:10 am Workplace Earthquake Mitigation (Structural and Non-Structural hazard/threat retrofit mitigation)
Glen Granholm, Safe-T-Proof
11:30 am Lunch Break
12:15 pm Table Top (TTX) Demonstration
2:15 pm Hot Wash
2:30 pm Adjourn