The Incident Briefing application can be used by emergency management staff to provide map-based briefings and reports during an incident.

Incident Briefing is a configuration of ArcGIS Online and the Story Map Journal configurable application template that can be deployed by emergency management organizations and used by response personnel on desktop computers, smartphones, and tablet devices.


Incident Briefing requires specific software.

Requirement Description
  • ArcGIS Online or Portal for ArcGIS account
  • Story Map Journal

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Incident Briefing.

Date Description
October 2015
  • First release of Incident Briefing

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ArcGIS for Emergency Management

The Situational Awareness offering includes several companion maps and apps that should be configured in your organization: