8th Annual TIDES Technology Demonstration

7 October 2014 - 10 October 2014
01:00 pm - 09:30 am
National Defense University, Ft. Lesley J McNair, Washington, DC
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8th Annual STAR TIDES Technology Field Demonstration will take place 7-10 October at Ft. Lesley McNair in Washington DC. The TIDES Technology Field Demonstration features low-cost technology solutions across eight key infrastructure areas 1) Water, 2) Power,3)Shelter, 4) Heating/Cooling, 5) Sanitation, 6)Lighting, 7) Integrated and Combustion Cooking and 8)Information Communication Technology. This year TIDES is partnering with the National Guard Bureau and Army. In addition, the demonstration is widely attended by the Department of Defense officials, government agencies active in domestic and international disaster response, building partners in post-conflict, post disaster, and impoverished situations - DHS, FEMA, State Department, Red Cross and National Defense University students from around the world. Also, a wide array of private, for-profit and non-profit organizations attend each year. There will be a lunchtime speaker series and working groups to increase opportunities to learn and network. The demonstration is outside (rain or shine) and independent of the power grid.
Please register to attend at https://tidesdemo14.eventbrite.com