Sixth Annual Reserve Component Symposium Workshop #1

  • August 15, 2007
  • Prof Bernard F Griffard

The United States Army War College's Center for Strategic Leadership hosted the sixth annual Reserve Component Symposium, Achieving Unity of Effort in Responding to Crises, on 11-12 July 2007. The forum addressed pressing concerns surrounding military response and recovery operations conducted by the military's active and reserve components following major disasters within the United States.The symposium utilized four work groups, with each group addressing a different issue. This paper is the product of one of the work groups. The topic addressed is: The Evolving Relationship between the United States Northern Command and the Military's Reserve Component in Preparing for and Responding to Catastrophe.