National Hurricane Center Director to Participate as Keynote Speaker in Miami Emergency Preparedness Conference

Press Release for Immediate Release

Minority Chamber of Commerce Announces Mr. Kenneth Graham, Director of the National Hurricane Center of the U.S Government as a Keynote Speaker at the Emergency & Preparedness Summit in Miami

The Emergency Preparedness Conferences Share Best Practices and it is the ideal forum to build and strengthen working relationships between state and federal agencies and private sector.

Miami, Florida. June 11, 2018. The Minority Chamber Of Commerce is pleased to announce that Mr. Kenneth Graham, Director of the National Hurricane Center (NOAA), will serve as the Keynote Speaker at the Emergency & Preparedness Inevitable “Big One” Conference , held at the World Trade Center of MCC located at 1951 NW 7 Avenue, Miami, Florida 33136.  The event is not open to the public.

The high-level conference scheduled for this Monday next June 18 from 12 noon to 3 pm and will be covering many exciting issues relevant to community and business emergency preparedness. Nearly 50 attendees from membership based and more gathered to hear from this year’s government and private sector coalition conference presenters.

“This conference will provide resources and opportunities  all of the essential stakeholder groups to get together annually to discuss and share best practices about issues relevant to our  coalition preparedness and response”  said Doug Mayorga, CEO MCC. “ Be Ready is a priority message and a last call to be prepare for the inevitable Big One”.

About Kenneth Graham: Kenneth Graham serves as the Director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Hurricane Center. He was previously the meteorologist-in-charge of the National Weather Service’s New Orleans/Baton Rouge office since 2008 and has vast experience working with emergency managers prior to and during a wide variety of weather threats and spent time deployed with officials at emergency operations centers…  Read more.

About Minority Chamber of Commerce: Founded in September 2000 with headquarters in Washington DC and operative centers in Miami, Puerto Rico, New York, Honduras and Colombia. The Chamber regularly produces series of specialized studies, partnership, due diligence and reports seeking to be a platform for global and national exchange of knowledge in issues affecting our membership and expertise in shaping the future of disadvantage minority group in the region.  MCC is a Minority Micro-Small Business Association representing the interests of the powerful minority economy in U.S.A with more than 25,000 companies, investors and philanthropic organizations of all sizes, sectors and geographic.

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Maria Loaisiga / Public Affairs

Minority Chamber of Commerce


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