SAFECOM Updates Enhance Virtual Outreach to Emergency Communications Stakeholders


Author: Wes Rogers, Department of Homeland Security, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

SAFECOM is a dynamic organization that is constantly adapting to the ever-changing emergency communications ecosystem. To share recent developments with the public safety community, SAFECOM has updated its Introduction to SAFECOM presentation. The presentation provides stakeholders with information on SAFECOM’s history, goals, and structure. The updated elements of this presentation include background on the structural changes SAFECOM has made to address current topics like cybersecurity, encryption, and information sharing; the creation of the SAFECOM Executive Board, and tips for facilitating stakeholder outreach engagements in today’s virtual environment. SAFECOM members and the public safety community at-large are encouraged to view this presentation to assist in sharing how SAFECOM can serve as a valued partner to the public safety community. The updated Introduction to SAFECOM presentation can be found on cisa.gov/safecom/about-safecom