This Campus Security Summit is a one-day event for security and safety campus and education officials to learn about new solutions and technologies for campus security, emergency response and management, and public and life safety. During the summit, attendees will have a rare opportunity to hear firsthand stories from area campus police chiefs, as well as network and learn vital information from industry experts and each other on crisis communication, event security, the Clery Act and more.


Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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8:30 am - 9:45 am Implementing the Use of Cutting-Edge Technology for Public Safety and Security Chief Richard Beary will discuss how he has been an innovative Chief of Police and Security Leader for enhancing public and officer safety.
10:00 am - 11:15 am Event Security: Tips & Tactics

Jeff Morgan and Joe Souza will describe how the University of Central Florida plans, prepares and executes security and emergency management for the many special events held on campus. This includes Presidential and campaign visits, football games, concerts, rallies and protests.

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  • Joe Souza, CPP, PSP, CBCP Assistant Director of Security University of Central Florida Department of Security and Emergency Management
  • Jeff Morgan Jeff Morgan Director of Security and Emergency Management University of Central Florida
11:15 am - 1:30 pm Networking Session/Lunch
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Taking it to the EDGE: Active Shooter Training and Simulation The Enhanced Dynamic Geo-Social Environment (EDGE) is a multiplayer, scalable, online training environment that allows trainees to simulate a coordinated response to critical incidents, such as an active shooter on campus. Developed by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate and the Army Research Lab, the platform allows responders of all disciplines to assume discipline-based avatars and simultaneously role-play complex response scenarios. Bob Walker, Cole Engineering Services EDGE Program Manager, will give background information on the EDGE virtual training program and demonstrate the simulation for attendees.
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Understanding the Clery Act Alison Kiss will speak about the foundations of the Clery Act and how colleges and universities can make plans to implement. During the presentation, participants will have a chance to analyze requirements of the Clery Act and receive ideas for planning and implementation of the law.
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Tour of University of Central Florida's Emergency Operation Center and More — Limited Availability! Attendees will see UCF’s Emergency Operation Center (EOC), Global Security Operations Center (GSOC), response vehicles including a Mobile Command Trailer (MCT), Training and Exercises (T&E) Trailer, response SUVs and UCF’s Security and Communications truck. They will learn how these resources support large events and emergencies for a large and growing university using state-of-the-art technologies and best practices. Transportation will be provided. Space is limited — register today!