[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] Emergency preparedness is a supply chain problem. How do cities deliver medical supplies, food, fuel and water when its citizens need it most? The City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department is working to build LA’s supply chain resilience for catastrophe response. Supply chain planning now represents a major element of LA’s emergency planning efforts. Hear from Aram Sahakian, General Manager of the Emergency Management Department at the City of Los Angeles and Dr. Ken Hudnut, Science Advisor for Risk Reduction at USGS – California Institute of Technology.