2021 National Hurricane Conference
 

2021 General Session

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

 

1:00 pm

Welcome

John Wilson, Chairman, National Hurricane Conference, Fort Myers, FL

 

1:05

James Waskom, Director, Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, Baton Rouge, LA (invited)

1:35

Ken Graham, Director, National Hurricane Center, Miami, FL

 

2:05

TBD, FEMA, Washington, DC (invited)

2:35

Tim Callaghan, Senior Regional Advisor, USAID BHA LAC, U.S. Embassy, Costa Rica

3:00 pm

Networking Break/Coffee

3:30 pm

Annual Awards Presentation

4:00 pm

“Atlantic Basin Seasonal Hurricane Prediction and Initial Outlook for 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season”

Phil Klotzbach, Research Scientist, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

4:30 pm

Dr. Kishor Mehta, Ph.D., PE, Horn Professor, Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering; and Founder, Wind Science & Engineering Research Center, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

5:00 pm

Adjourn

6:00 pm

Networking Reception/Cocktails, Snacks

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