As you may know, FEMA has scheduled a nationwide Emergency Alert System (EAS) test for Wednesday, August 7,  at 2:20 p.m. EDT.

To prepare for that test, the FCC and FEMA will host a meeting for EAS stakeholders (including EAS participants, EAS equipment vendors, and public safety organizations) to discuss topics such as goals, technical elements, and expectations for the upcoming test.

The meeting will be held Tuesday, July 9, at 2:00 p.m. EDT.  Those interested can attend in person in Washington* or by telephone.

A complete agenda with telephone information is available here.

*Those who wish to attend in person are asked to RSVP by July 8 to secure a seat:  [email protected].