Earthquake Country Alliance SoCal March 18 Regional Workshop

Earthquake Country Alliance Southern California Regional Workshop
Monday, March 18, 2019

Join us for a discussion on SoCal Tsunami Preparedness and Mitigation Efforts by CGS & CalOES, an enlightening conversation about Disaster Donation Collaboration by the American Red Cross and unveiling of the 2019 ECA MiniAwards application process. Learn, contribute and share – you are part of the ECA SoCal Regional Workshop Community!

You are encouraged to invite colleagues and others in your professional network to attend our ECA workshops. Working together we will further our goals to promote and improve preparedness, mitigation and resilience.


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


8:30 am – 9:00 am
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Registration and networking
General Meeting


  • ECA SoCal Updates – Margaret Vinci (Caltech) and Heidi Rosofsky (Global Vision Consortium) – ECA SoCal Chairs
  • 2019 ECA SoCal Mini Awards announcement
  • Shelter Donations Management (How In-Kind Can Be Un-Kind) – Joselito Garcia Ruiz (American Red Cross)
  • Tsunami Mitigation and Preparedness Efforts – Cynthia Pridmore (CGS), Yvette LaDuke (CalOES), Jason Ballmann (SCEC)
  • ShakeAlert Overview – Dr. Robert DeGroot (United States Geological Survey)
  • L.A. City ShakeAlert App – Jeanne Holm (Deputy CIO Information Technology Agency, City of Los Angeles)
  • Sharing of attendee activities and announcements, and general discussion


There is no cost to attend this event. Please be aware that registering commits you to attend this in-person workshop.

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