2016 AppFest Workshop focuses on tools used by first responders and emergency managers

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Release Date: 
11/30/2016

The 2016 AppFest Workshop is planned from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at the DoubleTree Seattle, Southcenter.

AppFest will focus on software tools used by first responders and emergency managers. Attendees will learn how smartphones and tablet computers have changed the way first responders use technology to carry out their public safety mission and the significant role applications are starting to play in public safety. Application developers will also have the opportunity to share best practices and learn about the new applications in use today. 

Who should attend:

  • Fire and police mobile app users
  • Emergency management 
  • Critical infrastructure managers and operators
  • App software developers
  • Other senior managers and officials using applications.

Additional information and free event registration is available on the Center for Regional Distaster Resilience website.