NOAA hurricane experts to attend Governor’s Hurricane Conference
National Hurricane Center director and specialist available for media interviews 

NOAA’s National Hurricane Center Director Richard Knabb, Ph.D., and senior hurricane specialist Daniel Brown will attend the 30th annual Governor’s Hurricane Conference in Orlando, Fla., from May 11 & 12 and will be available for one-on-one interviews.

Hurricane specialists from the National Hurricane Center, part of the National Weather Service, will join experts from other federal, state and local agencies, emergency managers, first responders and others for training courses, workshops and panel discussions on tropical cyclones and storm mitigation.

An agenda, including session subjects, speakers and schedules, is available at Media must pre-register at for credentials.

WHAT: One-on-one interviews with National Hurricane Center director and specialist

WHEN: Wednesday & Thursday, May 11 & 12, 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT
Media must reserve an interview time by contacting Dennis Feltgen.

WHO: Richard Knabb, Ph.D., director
Daniel Brown, senior hurricane specialist

WHERE: Media Room
Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel
Conway Room, 1st Floor
9939 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819

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