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CIBER Hosts Feb. 12 Disaster Readiness Webinar for State and Local Government Leaders
Webinar Features Director of Office of Emergency Preparedness for City of New Orleans
January 30, 2008: 02:20 PM EST
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On Tuesday, February 12, CIBER, Inc. will host a free webinar for state and local government leaders to learn how to effectively coordinate emergency management activities across multiple government agencies. The one-hour webinar, titled "Moving Beyond the Disaster Readiness Plateau: The Mandate for Integrating Government Capabilities," will be held at noon Eastern time and will feature AJ Briding, Certified Emergency Manager, CIBER, and Jerry Sneed, USMC (Ret.), Director, Office of Emergency Preparedness for the City of New Orleans.
Learn more and register at http://www.ciber.com/webinar/govtem. Webinar details are provided upon registration.
Briding will describe an enterprise model to help integrate activities among Emergency Management, Homeland Security, and Continuity of Operations / Continuity of Government (COOP/COG) agencies. In addition, Sneed will describe how the City of New Orleans has re-invented its disaster preparedness in the wake of Hurricane Katrina using information technology (IT) to serve as the foundation of an effective -- and cost-effective -- emergency management plan.
Registered attendees will receive a complimentary copy of CIBER's new white paper, "Are You Ready? An Emergency Management Perspective for Governmental CIOs."
The webinar will be recorded and available for viewing on Feb. 14 for those who are unable to attend the live event.
About CIBER, Inc.
CIBER, Inc. is a pure-play international system integration consultancy with superior value-priced services and reliable delivery for both private and government sector clients. CIBER's services are offered globally on a project- or strategic-staffing basis, in both custom and enterprise resource planning (ERP) package environments, and across all technology platforms, operating systems and infrastructures. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colo., CIBER now serves client businesses from over 60 U.S. offices, 25 European offices and seven offices in Asia/Pacific. Operating in 18 countries, with more than 8,000 employees and annual revenue over $1 billion, CIBER and its IT specialists continuously build and upgrade clients' systems to "competitive advantage status." CIBER is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P Small Cap 600 Index. CIBER, ALWAYS ABLE. http://www.ciber.com
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