WETP 2014 Spring Awardee Meeting
Awardee Meeting: Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Disaster Research Response Exercise: Monday, April 7, 2014 (Optional)
UCLA-LOSH/WETP Workshop: Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Awardee Meeting Details
The WETP Awardee Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 9th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at The Westin Los Angeles Airport in Los Angeles, CA. Please note, unlike previous years, the Awardee Meeting will take place after the Workshop.
Purpose of the Awardee Meeting
The semi-annual WETP Awardee Meeting brings awardees together to provide program updates, exchange information regarding training and discover new areas of interest to awardees.
UCLA-LOSH/WETP Workshop Details
The UCLA-LOSH Workshop, sponsored in conjunction with WETP, will be held on Tuesday, April 8th from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This workshop will also take place at The Westin Los Angeles Airport.
Purpose and Scope of the Workshop
The workshop will focus primarily on two recently issued Executive Orders, Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security and Preparing the United States for the Impacts of Climate Change, and the role WETP awardees might play in each Executive Order. Issues to be highlighted may include the LOHP Refinery Safety Report to the California Governor's Interagency Task Force on Refinery Safety, the Federal Agencies report on the Chemical Facility EO and what these reports mean for emergency responders and plant workers. This one day workshop will precede the WETP Awardee Meeting and Clearinghouse Advisory Board Meeting.
Disaster Research Response Exercise Details
The Disaster Research Response Exercise is an optional activity that will be held on Monday, April 7th from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. More information about the exercise can be found on the Disaster Exercise page.
Meeting Location and Hotel Accommodations
The meetings will be held at:
The Westin Los Angeles Airport
5400 West Century Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Use the Accommodations page to book your hotel room. The hotel block closes on Sunday, March 16, 2014.
Registration is now open! You may register for both the WETP Awardee Meeting and the UCLA-LOSH/WETP Workshop at one time. Please note, registration closes on Friday, March 14, 2014 at 5:00pm Eastern.
Please be sure to take note of the Meeting Cancellation Policy (32 KB)
- Awardee Meeting Agenda -- coming soon
- UCLA-LOSH/WETP Workshop-- coming soon
Transportation and Area Information
Please visit the Transportation and Area Information page for airport, ground transportation and information about the Los Angeles area.
Accommodation for Disabilities
Individuals with disabilities who need accommodation to participate in these events should contact Kerri Moran at voice telephone: 919-794-4710 or email: email@example.com . TTY users should contact the Federal TTY Relay Service at 800-877-8339. Requests should be made at least 5 days in advance of the event.
For more information, contact Kerri Moran at 919-794-4710 or firstname.lastname@example.org .