Special Interests



  • June 2021. Guest speaker at Georgetown University
  • January 2021, Guest speaker at Georgetown University.
  • Sept. 2020. Guest speaker at Emory University.
  • Sept. 2019. Guest Speaker at VA Tech, Arlington Campus.
  • April 2019, January 2018. Guest speaker at Georgetown University.
  • April 2019, November 26. 2018. Presentation to visiting Chinese officials on U.S. emergency management system
  • May 17, 2018. Guest Speaker to Worcester Polytech/London, via Skype.
  • May 8, 2018. Guest Speaker, AR Tech, AR
  • Feb. 2018. Guest Speaker at VA Tech, Alexandria, VA
  • Sept. 2017. Guest speaker at VA Tech, Alexandria, VA
  • August 24, 2017. Prepared and presented session called In Case of Emergency at Walter Reed Senior Center, Arlington, VA
  • August 2017. Guest speaker, Georgetown University.
  • July 2017. Panel member in session at Hazards Conference, Univ. of CO;.
  • June. Chair of panel at Emergency Management Symposium, FEMA/EMI.
  • April 2017. Claire B. Rubin was featured in the blog of Earth Networks.
  • March 2017. Guest Speaker, Sheridan College, Toronto, Canada
  • Feb. 2017. Guest Speaker, SUNY Albany and VA Tech
  • Oct. 2016. Guest Speaker, Georgetown Univ. Exec. Master’s of Professional Studies in Emergency and Disaster Management.
  • Sept. 2016. Guest Speaker, SUNY Albany
  • Feb. 2015 and Feb. 2016. Guest Speaker, VA Tech , Alexandria Campus
  • Feb. 11, 2015. Guest Speaker at Temple Micah, Washington, DC.
  • October 10, 2014. Presentation to Graduate Program in Emergency and Disaster  Management, Georgetown University.
  • Sept. 23, 2014.  Governing Magazine Summit, Newseum, Washington, DC  Panelist in session on disaster resilience.


Ms Rubin has given several one-time lectures regarding the U.S. emergency management system to groups of international public officials who are touring the U.S. under the auspices of the State Dept. Sessions include visitors from Sri Lanka and China.  


  • Georgetown University. October 2013, and 2014. Presentations to Master’s Program in Emergency and Disaster Management.
  • Bartolado Distinguished lecture, Towson University; April 11, 2013.
  • Reflections on 40 Years in Emergency Management Community.   Rubin Keynote Paper, August 2015 and  SLIDES for Keynote . Final edited version published in the Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management , 2015: jhsem-2015-0050(2)