Dave Buchanan

Director of Public Safety Engagement
First Responder Network Authority

Sessions by Dave Buchanan

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

How FirstNet can support during complex events


Planning for and providing communications during large scale emergencies and disasters is always a significant challenge.  Hear use cases, best practices, and learn about many of the tools available to public safety when responding to these large-scale events such as wildfires, hurricanes and other weather-related disasters using FirstNet. 

08:50 AM - 09:30 AM
Jeff Buchanan 

How Can You Be Part of the Solution? Public Safety Engagement and the Public-Private Partnership at Work for You


Open discussion on FirstNet’s engagement with the public safety community from both sides of the Public-Private Partnership including active Q&A with the audience.

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Scott Agnew 

The Future of FirstNet – Taking Public Safety Technology to the 21st Century & Beyond


Hear how the FirstNet Reinvestment program, which is designed to continually direct FirstNet proceeds back into ongoing network development, supports first responder broadband needs. The presenters will also talk about public safety engagement designed to provide a voice in the FirstNet roadmap development.

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Jeff Johnson 

Public-Private Partnership Adds Horsepower to Public Safety Interoperability


This engaging hour will take you into the FirstNet program not only exploring how the program operates but also providing an opportunity for in-depth dialog from the FirstNet Leadership team.