2022-2023 Content Calendar*

Our editorial philosophy is focused on helping industry professionals do their jobs more effectively, efficiently and profitably by providing a balance of business-and technical-related content.

*Editorial Calendar is tentative and subject to change.

July/August 2022

Conference and Professional Development

Ad Space Deadline: 4/28/22

  • EQUITABLE: Access to 9-1-1
  • RADIO EVOLUTION: How far radios have evolved
  • ANAHEIM: A profile of the host city
  • CAD TIERS
  • CAD-TO-CAD
  • LEAD: Step up and lead in the ECC
  • TRAINING OVERVIEW
  • ADVOCATING FOR 9-1-1 UPGRADES
  • SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER PROFILE
  • DISPATCH METHODS IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS
  • MAKE YOURSELF PROMOTABLE
  • NEW JERSEY: legislation defining public safety telecommunicators as first responders
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGE
  • CERTIFIED PUBLIC-SAFETY EXECUTIVE PROGRAM BENEFITS

September/October 2022

Security and Cybersecurity

Ad Space Deadline: 7/15/22

  • ACCESS: Center security – how to do it and who gets in?
  • BREACH: Action plan for unauthorized entry to the ECC
  • CYBER ATTACK: What needs to be done to improve communications among agencies
  • RANSOM: Ransomware impact and lessons learned from ransomware attacks
  • SAFECOM – DHS: Cybersecurity support that safecom can provide to agencies
  • SHOOTING: Lessons from the Virginia Beach shooting
  • THREATS: General threats and improvements in cybersecurity

November/December 2022

High Priority/Low Frequency

Ad Space Deadline: 8/26/22

  • SWATTING: How to identify reports of fake crimes
  • EVACUATION: This is what you need to do to set up policies and procedures  
  • WEATHER EMERGENCIES: Comparison by region and how respond and prepare within ECCs
  • COVID CENTER: How COVID has impacted centers 
  • PLANNING : Case Review for high priority low frequency other ways to handle these calls correctly
  • APCO STANDARDS for managing operation overload in the ECC
  • MULTIDISCIPLINARY: How dispatch fits into police and fire training 
  • NEW TRAINING: What is the course of new employee training and compared to expectations 

January/February 2023

Technology

Ad Space Deadline: 10/26/2022

March/April 2023

The Telecommunicator

Ad Space Deadline: 12/28/2022

May/June 2023

Career and Staffing

Ad Space Deadline: 3/1/2023

In Every Issue

  • President’s Message

  • Regulatory Updates

  • Continuing Dispatch Education (CDE) Articles (2)

  • Membership Updates