2016 LEPA Annual Conference

2016 LEPA/GOHSEP Annual Conference

Join us May 2-5, 2016 at The Golden Nugget in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

2016 Conference events will include

Golf Tournament Monday May 2, 2016
Pre Conference Session Monday May 2, 2016
Law Enforcement Prevention and Deterrence of Terrorist Acts, Customized
One Day Exhibit Hall Tuesday May 3, 2016
2016 LEPA Awards/ Membership Luncheon Wednesday May 4, 2016
Haz Mat Training Day Thursday May 5, 2016

Tuesday May 3, 2016

1:00 PM-5:30 PM

Preparing for High-Impact Threats to Critical Infrastructure
featuring Ambassador R. James Woolsey

An Overview of High Impact Threats to U.S. Critical Infrastructure
Understanding the Impact of Electromagnetic Pulse
Foreign and Domestic Threats to the U.S. Electric Grid
State Initiatives to Secure the Grid
Securing Louisiana's Critical Infrastructure

On-line registration no longer available. Registrations will be taken on site.

Not interested in registering online? Click the button below to download a paper application that you can mail or fax back to the LEPA office.

2016 Conference Attendee Brochure


LEPA / GOHSEP Conference Pre Conference Session

Law Enforcement Prevention and Deterrence of Terrorist Acts, Customized (AWR-122-C)

Monday May 2, 2016
There will be two sessions offered
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

This course, also known as Fraudulent Documents, provides participants with an overview of general security features employed by the U.S. government to establish the validity of government documents, as well as known methods used to alter or counterfeit the types of documents commonly presented to law enforcement officers. Several government documents are discussed, including identity cards, driver’s licenses and social security cards. This course is customized for a one-day presentation consisting of four hours. Beginning and ending times for instruction may be adjusted to accommodate delivery during conferences or in other such circumstances with scheduling constraints.

Registration: To register, sign up on the GOHSEP Training Registration page: http://gohsep.la.gov/RESOURCES/TRAINING-EVENTS-SCHEDULE

Point of Contact:
Barrett Nugent (POC/SAA)
Phone: 225-358-5690
Email: barrett.nugent@la.gov

Sponsored by: Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
Delivered by: National Center of Biomedical Research and Training Academy (LSU-NCBRT)
Hosted by: Louisiana Emergency Preparedness Association


Monday, May 2 - Thursday, May 5, 2016
Golden Nugget
Lake Charles, LA

To make hotel reservations click HERE
Or contact 1-844-777-4653 and use the group code LAE01A
The Run of House Group Rate is $119.00 per night plus applicable taxes and fees.


2016 LEPA CONFERENCE
May 2 - May 5, 2016
Golden Nugget Lake Charles

The Louisiana Emergency Preparedness Association (LEPA) invites you to attend the 36th Annual LEPA Conference with emergency preparedness personnel from all over Louisiana. This year’s Conference will be held May 2-5, 2016, at the Golden Nugget Lake Charles in Lake Charles, Louisiana. This is an excellent business opportunity to gain one-on-one contact with decision makers in the emergency preparedness field from all over Louisiana. Based on past years, we expect over 200 registrants to attend.

The cost per 8' x 10' exhibit booth is $850 when registering by April 8, 2016.

The Exhibit Hall this year will be a one day Exhibit Hall and will be held on Tuesday May 3rd from 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

Click the link below to download and send in your form today! If you have any questions, please contact LEPA Headquarters at office@lepa.org

2016 Exhibitor Brochure2016 Conference Exhibitor Equipment Order Form


LEPA Annual Conference Golf Tournament

The 18-hole championship golf course offers amazing views with great golf shots and generous fairways. The Country Club is designed by the award winning Todd Eckenrode and Todd Eckenrode-Origins Golf Design. The 7,000 yard treasure features miniverde greens and celebration tees, fairways and roughs surrounded with Spartina Patens and Muhly grass. The manicured green framed by the property’s native bayou land offers varied levels on every hole and provides a spectacular backdrop for guests seeking a getaway within their getaway.

Before taking on the fairways, download the free Golden Nugget Country Club app that includes a GPS-enabled yardage guide, 3-D flyovers, live scoring and much more.

If you'd like to sponsor and/or participate in the tournament, please click on the link(s) below for the appropriate forms. We hope to see you on the course!

Golf Registration FormGolf Sponsorship Form