HOUSTON, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- StormGeo, a global provider of decision support services and products to support weather sensitive operations, will host the 26th Annual Hurricane Symposium for Business and Industry on Thursday, May 28th at the Houston Marriott West Loop. The event begins at 8:00AM with KPRC Channel 2 Chief Meteorologist and Symposium Emcee, Frank Billingsley.
The event will feature presentations from the Chief of Emergency Management in Texas for the Department of Public Safety, Chief Nim Kidd, Francisco Sanchez from the Harris County Office of Emergency Management, Justen Noakes, Emergency Manager for H-E-B, and other renowned experts in the business continuity, safety, environmental and meteorological industries. In addition, globetrotting hurricane chaser and videographer, Josh Morgerman, of iCyclone.com will speak.
The Hurricane Symposium is designed for business professionals, emergency operations managers, HSE executives, business continuity coordinators, and risk specialists who want to stay one step ahead of the competition during hurricane season. The event is an informative discussion about hurricane preparedness best practices, strategies and case studies from the nation's leading meteorologists, safety experts, business continuity executives and risk management specialists.
This year's program, entitled "Aftermath," will focus on the actions recommended by the experts in the days and weeks following a major land falling storm.
Members of the press with proper press credentials are invited to attend at no charge. Notify Lisbeth Garassino at (877) 792-3220.
For more information: http://hurricanesymposium.com.
StormGeo provides decision support for weather sensitive operations with services in Offshore Oil & Gas, Onshore Business Continuity, Renewable Energy, Media, Aviation and Shipping. The company helps its clients to safeguard people, assets and profits with products and services created by a team of meteorology, oceanography, and computer science experts. StormGeo is headquartered in Bergen, Norway and operates out of 25 offices in 15 countries with teams of meteorology experts' available 24/7/365. StormGeo is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company. Its majority shareholder is EQT followed by DNV GL. More information is available at www.stormgeo.com.