Monday, May 1, 2017 - Wednesday, May 3, 2017
St. Cloud River’s Edge Convention Center and Kelly Inn
10 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Division of Emergency Communication Networks (DECN) will be
sponsoring the seventh annual Minnesota Public Safety Communications Conference in St. Cloud,
Minnesota, Monday, May 1, 2017 - Wednesday, May 3, 2017. The
registration cost is $125.
The Minnesota Public Safety Communications Conference is a technology conference exploring the convergence and enhancing the interoperability of 911, Broadband, Land Mobile Radio and Public Alerting public safety communications.
The intent is to promote the sharing of best practices and hard-earned experience, as well as to provide the latest information about emerging systems and practices in interoperability.
Conference participants will come away with real-world insights, practical knowledge and a common sense approach to moving forward.
Municipal, county, regional, tribal, and state level emergency managers,
regional radio board members and committees, elected and appointed officials
involved in emergency services and communications, sheriffs, local and
regional police, fire, and emergency medical services, representatives of
federal agencies (e.g., the FBI, Border Patrol, Coast Guard, US Forest
Service), the Minnesota National Guard, and representatives of
non-governmental organizations such as hospitals, education, volunteer
organizations and private aid organizations (e.g., American Red Cross and
Salvation Army) who may need interoperable communications during emergency