Hurricanes, Wildfires, and Tornadoes! Oh My!: Social media at the center of Nat Cats

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hosted by PCI (Property Casualty Insurers Association of America)

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor 233 S. Wacker Drive Chicago IL 60606




Hurricanes, wildfires, and tornadoes! Oh my! The future is now and social media is at the center of nat cat events across the nation.

Attendees will gain insights on how key stakeholders such as The Weather Channel, the National Hurricane Center, Al Roker, insurance companies, the American Red Cross and government leaders are using social media to help individuals, businesses and communities prepare for natural catastrophes.

From the polar vortex, to Hurricane Sandy, to the Moore, Oklahoma tornado, to recent wildfires and flooding – attendees would see real-time examples of how social media is saving lives and protecting communities. Learn how you can be a part of these vital conversations during a nat cat event and help build a more resilient nation.

Room: North Hall


Venue & Location

Willis Tower, 82nd Floor

233 S. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606





Social Media Week

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hurricanes, Wildfires, and Tornadoes! Oh My!: Social media at the center of Nat Cats

Hosted by PCI (Property Casualty Insurers Association of America)






  • Ricky Castro

    Ricky Castro

    Meteorologist

    National Weather Service Chicago Forecast Office

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  • Carolyn Deming

    Carolyn Deming

    External Affairs Specialist, Digital Communications

    DHS/FEMA

    PRgirlFriday
  • Brooke  Kelley-Hunt

    Brooke Kelley-Hunt

    Public Affairs Director, Southeast Region

    The Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI)

    PCIAA
  • Katie Peet

    Katie Peet

    Social Media Director

    State Auto Insurance

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  • Marguerite Tortorello

    Marguerite Tortorello

    Senior Vice President Public Affairs

    PCI

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