Center of Excellence Video Library

HSEM Video Library

Here is a collection of videos from the latest events organized by the Center of Excellence in Homeland Security-Emergency Management.

2016 Women in HSEM Leadership Forum

Event Description:
The 2nd Annual Women in Leadership Forum welcomed over 40 women and was titled “Waves of Possibilities.” The Forum took place on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at Lakewold Gardens in Tacoma. The focus of this year’s Forum was to help women identify their strengths as leaders, identify their career goals and support their efforts to reach those goals through a variety of ways including building coach/mentor relationships.


2015 Women in HSEM Leadership Forum

Event Description:
The Center of Excellence for Homeland Security Emergency Management hosted the 2015 Women in HSEM Leadership Forum on October 8, 2015 at Lakewold Gardens in Lakewood. The forum was a great success and provided our educators and industry partners the opportunity to come together and learn about diversity in every level of leadership. The Women in Homeland Security Forum offered leadership development, lessons learned, and industry specific mentoring about new best practices, and emerging trends that will revolutionize how Homeland Security Emergency Management (HSEM) curriculum and training are delivered.


2015 Educators and Practitioners Summit

Event Description:
The Center of Excellence for Homeland Security Emergency Management celebrated its 10th Anniversary with its annual Educators and Practitioners Summit on June 16, 2015 at Pierce College Puyallup. The Summit provided our educators and industry partners the opportunity to come together and learn about new best practices, and emerging trends that will revolutionize how Homeland Security Emergency Management (HSEM) curriculum and training are delivered. Discussions and workshops with presenters currently active in the HSEM shared knowledge, skills, and abilities in areas such as building community resilience, disaster management, education, public health, cyber security, and natural disaster and climate change.


Protecting Washington State’s Supply Chain: Security & Resilience 2014

Event Description:
The Centers of Excellence for Global Trade & Supply Chain Management and Homeland Security Emergency Management collaborated to conduct a one-day educational forum on October 15, 2014 at Highline College. The purpose of the forum was to examine the challenges and vulnerabilities businesses and organizations can endure while developing resiliency plans for supply chains. The forum also highlighted the need for education and training that integrates security and emergency management training into the supply chain management career pathway. Discussions focused around skills required to secure the physical infrastructure, conveyances, and information that contribute to building a resiliency supply chain.