Entertainment Industry Response (EIR) is composed of six, like-minded leaders of the Live Entertainment & Events Industry whose collective experience covers everything from live shows, events, sports, and tours to television, broadcast, film and more. Founded in March 2020, we retooled our companies and applied 75+ years of our collective skillsets to our program. EIR is a physician directed company. Dr. Stu Weiss is a board-certified Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics doctor and expert in pandemic and disaster planning. Dr. Weiss provides on-site and remote clinical expertise and strategic recommendations to support the health and safety of work / play / spectate environments. Our program is scalable and sustainable to support the ongoing health and safety of bringing everyone back together.
At heart, we are live event, production, sports, logistics, touring and operations people guided by a leading physician expert in pandemic and disaster planning. We speak your language and we could seamlessly fold into your existing production or event.
Dr. Stuart Weiss
MD, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP
Dr. Stuart Weiss is an internationally known expert in the field of business continuity planning for large gatherings and special events. He is the founder of Intelligent Crowd Solutions, a consulting company specializing in business continuity planning, exercise development, and crisis management for special event and event production clients. Dr. Weiss serves as the medical director for several world renowned events and has written numerous business continuity plans. He is board certified in Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics and is a Certified Business Continuity Professional. Dr. Weiss is also founder and chief medical officer of MedPrep Consulting Group which provides disaster and pandemic planning services to events, companies and governments around the world.Learn More
COVID-19 is changing the lives of people and communities around the world each second. The rapidness of the outbreak has left individuals and organizations alike grasping for information and actions that can be taken to stay safe and healthy in completely new and uncertain circumstances.
Entertainment Industry Response (EIR) is coordinating with domestic and global response authorities to provide emergency relief services through build-out and retrofit ready for hospital beds and medical supplies. During this time of crisis, our goal is to inspire collaborations between businesses, innovators, funders, and service organizations to address the challenges caused by COVID-19. While our number one concern is for the well-being of those affected, we also recognize that our collective response to this crisis is dire.
We are using the manpower and resources from the entertainment and event industry to build temporary structures and facilities needed by local and state governments, health networks, and point of sale locations.