Regional Technology Work Group Meeting Agenda – May 31, 2018 1:00-3:30pm

Please join us on the last Thursday in May for a panel discussion with local agencies who are using or exploring the use of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) to support public safety and emergency management. The meeting will also feature our usual technology updates and discussion.

The meeting will be held at:

Houston Emergency Center, Room 2081
5320 N. Shepherd
Houston, TX 77091

Please look below the agenda for call-in and screen-share instructions. 


  1. Welcome/Introductions
    • Sign-in Sheet
    • Introductions
  2. Vendor Presentations
    • None
  3. Meet Our Technology
    • sUAS for Public Safety
      • Patrick Hagan, Houston Fire Department
      • Lach Mullen, Fort Bend County OEM
      • Steve Runge, Houston Airport System
      • Ofc. Larry Boggus, Memorial Villages Police Department
      • Additional panelists pending confirmation
  4. Status Reports
    • Jetty (Mullen)
    • i-INFO (Jamieson)
    • WebEOC (Walker)
    • Evacuee Tracking (Farnham)
    • Alert FM (Jamieson)
    • GIS (Granberry)
    • Digital Sandbox (Feldman)
  5. New Business
    • Re-formation of the GIS Work Group
  6. Old Business
    • None
  7. Technology Proposals
    • The Technology Work group reserves time each meeting for interested parties to present a gap that they feel a new regional technology can fill. The Technology Work Group may then choose to investigate solutions that bridge that gap, so that funding recommendations can be made to the Regional Collaboration Committee.
  8. Next Meeting Date/Adjourn
    • June 28, 2018, 1:00-3:30 P.M. (Room 2081)
    • Next Presentation: TBD
    • 2018 meetings will be held on the last Thursday of every month at 1:00 pm unless otherwise announced.

Please join this meeting from your computer.

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Call in to the meeting at 844-572-5683 extension 2000524248 or use video address