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EARTH EX: Emergency All-sector Response Transnational Hazard Exercise™
The Electric Infrastructure Security (EIS) Council is hosting a virtual multi-sector, emergency response, transnational hazard exercise, EARTH EX, on August 23, 2017. EARTH EX is a part of the National Exercise Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. This event is open to organizational staff representing the private, non-profit, and private sectors, as well as individuals and families. Participants will be offered “a unique opportunity to examine preparedness, response and restoration postures for severe hazard scenarios without extensive preparation for the exercise.”
The exercise will focus on four primary areas, including:
- Executive and senior operational decision-making
- Initiating and coordinating initial sector response and restoration actions
- Multi-sector emergency communication and coordination
- Developing sector recommendations for Improved restoration support and resilience