PROGRAM

Pinnacle engages attendees with a no-holds-barred exploration of the most relevant topics in the changing world of EMS.

Pinnacle brings you the latest information, leadership practices and ideas you can’t get anywhere else. Check out the incredible lineup of sessions and speakers below.

 
  
Monday - August 09

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Meal

8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

Leading from the Middle: Lessons for Leaders at any Level

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8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

Fire Service Identity Crisis: What are We Really Selling?

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8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

Rethinking Sustainability Strategies: New Ways to Approach Service Funding

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8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

Clinical Best Practices 2021: The Latest Research and Its Impact on Patient Care

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1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Power Seminars

1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Power Seminars

Technology Advancements Leaders Need to Understand Today

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1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Power Seminars

Dive into the Shark Tank: Turning Your Organization into an Innovation Incubator

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1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Power Seminars

Future Proofing the Workplace: HR Strategies for Today’s EMS

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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bonus Sessions

It Starts with You: Modeling Healthy Behavior with Science-Based Strategies for Improving Wellness

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Tuesday - August 10

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Meal

8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

Proven Programs to Build Resilience and Improve Mental Wellness

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8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

8:00 am - 11:45 am

Power Seminars

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Special Meetings

ODS: Optimal Deployment Science, a Workshop

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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Special Meetings

2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Bonus Sessions

Medical Director and EMS Executive Forum

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3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Special Meetings

NEMSMA Membership Meeting

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5:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Main Conference

Opening Keynote - Attitude is Everything: Achieving the Impossible

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6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Special Meetings

Opening Reception

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Wednesday - August 11

7:30 am - 8:45 am

Meal

8:00 am - 8:45 am

Bonus Sessions

8:00 am - 8:45 am

Bonus Sessions

Sharing Staffing Ideas and Learnings from the Pandemic

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9:00 am - 10:15 am

Main Conference

Ditch the Dogma and Get Real

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10:45 am - 11:45 am

Main Conference

10:45 am - 11:45 am

Main Conference

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming EMS

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11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Meal

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Main Conference

Cost Reporting Chaos & Consternations for Fire & EMS

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2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Main Conference

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Main Conference

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Main Conference

COVID-19: From Crisis to Opportunity

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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Special Meetings

Networking Reception

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Thursday - August 12

7:30 am - 8:45 am

Meal

8:00 am - 8:45 am

Bonus Sessions

Taking the Nation’s Pulse: The 2021 Fitch/EMS1 EMS Trend Report

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9:00 am - 10:15 am

Main Conference

Pinnacle Leadership Series - Moments Like These

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10:45 am - 11:45 am

Main Conference

2020 & Beyond: From COVID-19 to Riots – The Lasting Impact on Public Safety

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10:45 am - 11:45 am

Main Conference

Treating the Patient Not the Clock: How One System Transformed

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11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Meal

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Main Conference

Closing Keynote - Chasing What Matters

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2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Main Conference

Addressing the Hidden Components of Fire & EMS Response

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2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Main Conference

The Military Model for Risk Assessment and Management

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Friday - August 13

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Bonus Sessions

Cases From the Fitch Files

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9:15 am - 10:15 am

Bonus Sessions

Uncomfortable Truths for EMS Leaders

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9:15 am - 10:15 am

Bonus Sessions

Passing the Torch: Case Studies in Succession Planning

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9:15 am - 10:15 am

Bonus Sessions

A Look Into Current Critical Threats to EMS, Presented by ASM Graduates

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10:30 am - 11:30 am

Bonus Sessions

Turning Learning into Action: Key Take-Aways from this Year’s Pinnacle

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