SCHEDULE

The 2017 schedule is still being finalized. Last year's schedule can be seen below:

 

2016 EXTREME WEATHER READY EXPO SCHEDULE

All presentations on the main stage will offer American Sign Language, Closed Captioning and Spanish translation
9 – 10 am REGISTRATION

MAIN STAGE

 
10 – 10:30 am

OPENING CEREMONY*
On the Main Stage

Welcome

Remarks
Mayor Sylvester Turner
Judge Ed Emmett 

Update from the National Hurricane Center
Richard Knabb, PhD – Director, National Hurricane Center

10:30 – 11:00 am INTERMISSION
11:00 – 11:30 am EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR SENIORS AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
12:00 – 12:45 pm ASK THE EXPERTS - TV METEOROLOGISTS AND EMERGENCY MANAGERS
1:00 – 1:30 pm

PREPARING FOR HURRICANE SEASON
Dominic Robinson – CenterPoint Energy

1:45 - 2:15 pm

HURRICANE PREDICTIONS AND PREPAREDNESS
Richard Knabb, PhD – Director, National Hurricane Center

2:30 – 3:00 pm

CLOSING COMMENTS AND HURRICANE WORKSHOP GRAND PRIZES
Must be present to win

   

SPANISH STAGE

 
11:00 – 11:30 am

SPANISH ROUNDTABLE

   

EXHIBIT HALL

 
10:30 – 2:30 pm

VENDOR BOOTHS AND LEARNING AREAS
Weather Research Center– Kids Zone
Home Depot – More Saving, More Doing
Harris County Flood Control District
Harris County Disaster Animal Management – Pet Preparedness
Community Emergency Response Team
Ready Theater/Hurricanes 101
American Red Cross
Walmart
Hurricane Simulators
Photo Booth

   
 

DEMONSTRATION AREA
Disaster Cooking
Medication Prep – Emergency Planning and Safe Storage
Disaster Gadgets
Water Collection
People with Disabilities Preparedness Planning
And Much More...

   
10:30 am
11:30 am
ASL: 12:30 pm
Spanish: 1:30 pm
 

HANDS-ONLY CPR TRAINING

 

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