The 11th Annual Mobile Command Center Expo

Thursday April 18th, 2019

0900-1600 hrs
San Francisco California
Oracle Park (formerly AT&T Park), Parking Lot A
[Courtesy of the S F Giants and Impark]

Supported by CAL OES and the California Fire Chiefs Association, Communications Section

In recognition of the 113th anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

Apparatus Display: A variety of mobile command and communications units are invited to demonstrate capabilities for Incident Management/ Support & Interoperability.

Training & Education: Classes will focus on Disaster Preparedness and Management.

Video downlink exercise: CHP has arranged to have an aircraft overhead above the Expo site around 11AM during the event to provide a video downlink exercise for those MCCs with 6.5 Ghz receivers.

In Memoriam: John Gleichweit (third from left), Cal-OES T-Comm rep and Education Branch Director for the Calif Mobile Command Center Rallies 2014-2018 . He was a valued team member.

The California Mobile Command Center Expo gathers together a wide variety of mobile command and communications units from around California in order to demonstrate the variety of capabilities and mutual aid operability of local and regional mobile comm units throughout the state. In addition to standing demonstrations of mobile units, classroom presentations will be offered on topics relevant to field communications, incident command, radio system technology, and reports from recent events.

2018 MCC Rally, San Francisco. Photo: Randall Larson

MCCs from a variety of disciplines and organizations including both state-of-the-art commercial units as well as DIY vehicles, in a myriad of sizes, shapes, and configurations.