May 7, 2018 – First Responders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Conference Offering Hands On Training for Government Employees, First Responders
July 10-12, 2018  at George Mason University’s Manassas Campus

WASHINGTON, DC – May 7, 2018 – A 3-day conference offering practical, hands on sessions for local government employees and first responders engaged in handling community emergencies will be offered at George Mason University’s Science & Technology Campus in Manassas, VA, July 10-12, 2018.

Designed for local government training directors and first responders, the conference will offer more than 20 practical, hands on sessions for leader and workforce development.  Part of a larger conference on use of game-based learning, the government track will be led by federal trainers responsible for developing and implementing the latest methods for emergency response training methods and the leading DOD consultants on developing leadership.

Speakers include Garth Nelson, Naval Surface Warfare Center; Michelle Ralston, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Dept of Homeland Security;  Barry Kinsey, also FEMA; Craig Goolsby, Uniformed Services University, National Center for Disaster Medicine & Public Health; and Sarah Moffat, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Serious Play Conference, now in its 10th year, brings together serious game developers, instructional designers, training leads and others implementing learning programs in the military, government, corporations, healthcare institutions and education.

For more information, visit: www.seriousplay-dc.com

Contact:

Sue Bohle
Executive Director
Serious Games Association
(310) 721 9083