Virtual Seminar Series

About the Virtual Seminar Series

The 2014 CDRE Virtual Seminar Series will be held on select Fridays through the Fall 2014 semester.  Experts from various universities and research centers present online seminars on their research and current activities.  The presentations are open to all students and faculty.  Please mark your calendars and plan to attend.

CDRE Virtual Seminar Series Continues for Fall 2014

Friday, September 19 – 1PM EDT
Dr. Joe Trainor, Ph.D.
Critical Issues in Disaster Science and Management: Dialogue Between Researchers and Practitioners

Friday, October 17 – 1PM EDT
Zephi Francis
Children’s Tornado Safety Education Acquisition:  A Case Study of Moore, Oklahoma

Friday, November 7 – 1PM EST
Matthius Miziorko
Integrating Geographic Information System (GIS) Technology into a Comprehensive Emergency Management Program

Previous Seminar Speakers

To view previous Virtual Seminar speakers, visit our YouTube channel with every VSS since 2011.

Virtual Seminar Access Instructions

To access these seminars please follow these instructions:
1. Log into D2L.
2. Click on the "MSEM EMGT Graduate Program" course.
3. On the MSEM EMGT Graduate Program homepage, click on "Virtual Seminar Series".
4. The link should take you directly to the "Virtual Seminar Series" classroom... if not, select the "Virtual Seminar Series" classroom.
5. Scroll down and select "save and join" to open Blackboard Collaborate.
*If you are not a student, faculty, or staff member of the CDRE MSEM program, please contact for further instructions for accessing these seminars.