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EDEN 2013 Annual Meeting Agenda

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     Tuesday, October 8

    7:00 – 7:45 Breakfast
    8:00 – 5:00 Pre-Conference Tour: Explore Wisconsin Dairyland - Preparing and Responding to Disaster        Tour Details and Cost
    5:00 – 5:30 Reception Set-Up
    6:00 – 8:00 Opening Reception and Poster Display Session
Sponsored by National Center for Biomedical Research and Training (NCBRT)

      Wednesday, October 9

    7:00 – 8:00 Breakfast
    8:00 – 8:30 Annual Meeting Kick-Off
Rick Atterberry, EDEN Chair

Welcome from University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension
Richard Klemme, Dean and Directory

ECOP Update
Nick Place, Dean for Extension and Director, Florida Cooperative Extension

    8:30 – 9:15 USDA/NIFA Updates
Bill Hoffman, Program and Analysis Officer, Office of Director
Beverly Samuel, National Program Leader, Housing and Community Living
  9:15 – 10:15 Keynote Presentation: Food Security in a Global Economy 
Neil Dierks, CEO, National Pork Producers Council
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:15 Plenary Session: Association of State Floodplain Managers
Larry Larson, Director Emeritus, Senior Policy Advisor
11:20 – 12:00 Committee Meetings
  12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
     1:10 – 2:30 Plenary Session: Planning, Partnerships and Capacity Building
Drought NEIL Activities and National Partnerships
Steve Cain, Purdue University and Kim Cassel, South Dakota State University
Long Term Recovery Committees/Partnerships in Missouri
Beverly Maltsberger, University of Missouri
    2:30 – 3:00 Break
    3:00 – 4:00 Business Meeting and Committee Updates
Rick Atterberry, EDEN Chair
    4:00 – 5:15 Program Area Work Group (PAWG) Meetings
Dinner - On your own

     Thursday, October 10

    7:00 – 8:00 Breakfast
    8:00 – 9:30 Concurrent Session I
a. Communication Before, During and After Disaster: How Key Message Development and Audience Identification Strengthen Extension Capabilities
Julie Smith, University of Vermont, and Katherine Waters, University of Minnesota
b. Incident Command System/Emergency Operations Center Interface and Extension's Role
EDEN Exercise Committee, Linda Williams

  9:35 – 10:15

Business Meeting: Program Area Work Group Updates
Annual Meeting Updates 2014 and 2015
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:15 Concurrent Session II
a. The Development and Evolution of the Disaster Education Resource Team (DERT) at Tennessee State University
Sandra Goodwin and Finis Stribling, Tennessee State University
b. Tabletop Simulation Promotes Biosecurity Knowledge Gains in Youth
Susan Kerr, Washington State University, and Julie Smith, University of Vermont
11:20 – 12:05 Concurrent Session III
a. Delivering Local Government Financial Disaster Resiliency Program/Course
J. Matthew Fannin, Louisiana State University AgCenter, and Carol Franze, LSU AgCenter and Louisiana Sea Grant
b. The Mississippi Youth Preparedness Initiative: Fostering Emergnecy Preparedness, Civic Responsibility, and Empowerment in Teens
Ryan Akers, Mississippi State Univesity, and David Nichols, Mississippi Citizen Corp
  12:10 – 1:30 Lunch and Presentation of Certificates
    1:30 – 2:15 Concurrent Session IV
a. What Will You Do When a Disaster Strikes? A Comprehensive Curriculum Designed to Help Prepare Consumers for Possible Food-related Emergencies
Sandra Goodwin and Richards Stone, Tennessee State University
b. Using Scenarios to Prepare Extension Personnel to Communicate during Disaster Situations - Part 1
Sarah Kirby and Ben Chapman, North Carolina State University
    2:20 – 3:05 Concurrent Session V
a. Disaster Training for County-based Extension Staff: Indiana Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program and Ingestion Pathway Exercise
Curt Emanuel, Purdue University 
b. Using Scenarios to Prepare Extension Personnel to Communicate during Disaster Situations - Part 2
Sarah Kirby and Ben Chapman, North Carolina State University
   3:05 – 3:20 Break
   3:20 – 4:05 Plenary Session: EDEN - Past, Present and Future
Flood NEIL Update
Ken Hellevang, North Dakota State University, and Virginia White, Alabama Cooperative Extension System
EDEN - International Pilot
Virginia White, Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Leilani Pavilando, Bicol University Extension
EDEN - Web Development
Andrew Garcia, Louisiana State University AgCenter
  4:10 – 5:00 Capstone Presentation
Ed Jones, Director Virginia Cooperative Extension & Associate Dean Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Science
  5:00 – 5:15 Adjournment
Dinner - On your own

     Friday, October 11

Professional Development - Post Conference    Workshop Details and Cost
  7:00  –  8:00 Breakfast
  8:00 – 12:00 Drought Forum: Can EDEN Help Break the Hydro-Illogical Cycle?
  8:00  –  2:00 EDEN Strengthening Community Agrosecurity Preparedness (S-CAP) Program Update
Boxed lunches will be provided for attendees of both workshops.

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