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Last Updated: 7/5/17

Monday - July 10, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Certified Sport Security Professional (CSSP) Review Course
Tuesday - July 11, 2017
7:30 a.m. Registration
8:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
  • Mark Lamping:
  • Mark Lamping
  • Dr. Stephen E. Flynn:
  • Dr. Stephen E. Flynn
  • Paul Turner:
  • Paul Turner
Opening and Welcome
Master of Ceremonies, Gary Gardner, TOTALeACCESS

Dr. Lou Marciani, Director, NCS4

Keynote
The Importance of Safety and Security in Brand Protection
Mark Lamping, President, Jacksonville Jaguars

Keynote
The Importance of Building Resiliency for Your Programs
Dr. Stephen E. Flynn, Professor of Political Science and Director, Global Resilience Institute, Northeastern University

Keynote
Organizational Resilience Management Standard
Paul Turner, CFE, CSSP, Senior Director of Event Operations, Dallas Cowboys and AT&T Stadium

Keynote
2022 FIFA World Cup Safety and Security Update
Brigadier Al Mohannadi
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Palazzo Ballroom
Opening of Exhibit Hall
Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
National Forum
The Potential of Disruptive Activities at Sporting Events
Sponsored by MSA Security
Moderator: Michael B. Hartnett, Unit Chief, Crisis Management Unit, FBI
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Segura 1-2
CSSP Commission meeting
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Palazzo Ballroom
Break/Exhibit Hall
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Project STADIA-Securing Major Sporting Events
Falah A. AL-Dosari, Senior Manager, Project STADIA
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Annual Technology Showcase
RFID Technology,Toledo Ticket Company

Golden Eagle Award Presentations
Moderator: Daniel Ward, Director of Training and Integrated Systems, NCS4

Babel Street – Super Intelligence: Protecting the World’s Biggest Game
Jeff Chapman, CEO, Babel Street

V5 Systems - Stadium security challenges resolved with innovative self-powered surveillance
James Randol, Director of Sales
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Panel: Vehicle Intrusion as a Weapon
Robert L. Dodge, Executive Vice President, G4S Corporate Risk Services

Scott Haley, Task Force Officer, Columbus Fire Department Bomb Squad

David McCracken, Special Agent, FBI

Michael Roberts, Programme Manager, Project STADIA, INTERPOL
5:30 p.m.
Palazzo Ballroom
Reception/Social (Exhibit Hall)
Sponsored by Morpho
Wednesday - July 12, 2017
8:00 a.m. Registration
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Segura 1-2
CSSP Examination
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Palazzo Ballroom
Exhibit Hall/Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Palazzo Ballroom
One-to-One Exhibit Meetings
Sponsored by Babel Street
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Segura 5
Segura 6
Segura 3-4
Del Lago 1-2
Del Lago 3-4
Mediterranean 1-4
Breakout Sessions: Building the Resiliency Foundation
(Pick One Session)
[More Info] It is important for sport organizations to build resiliency within their safety and security capabilities. The Department of Homeland Security's Presidential Policy Directive 21: defines resilience as the ability to prepare for and adapt to changing conditions and withstand and recover readily from disruptions. Resilience includes the ability to withstand and recover from deliberate attacks, accidents, or naturally occurring threats or incidents. This conference will focus on building security and resiliency capabilities to ensure the ability of a sports organization to anticipate, prepare for, and respond and adapt to incremental change and sudden disruption in order to survive and prosper. In recent years, a new consensus of the concept of resilience emerged to effectively address the issues of security, preparedness, risk and survivability. Whether it is resilience towards acts of terrorism, cyber-attacks, pandemics, and catastrophic natural disasters, our national preparedness is the shared responsibility of all levels of government, the private and nonprofit sectors, and individual citizens. Based upon this principal, the conference program will be based on the professions best practices, lessons learned, research and the gold standards, to develop the methods and strategies to assist sport organizations build their organizational resilience. The conference will address the following principals:

•Sport organizations being resilient have a proactive and determined attitude to remain a thriving organization despite the anticipated and unanticipated challenges that will emerge.

•A sport organization being resilient moves beyond a defensive security and protection posture and applies the organization's inherent strength to withstand crisis and deflect attacks of any nature.

•A sport organization being resilient is the empowerment of being aware of their situation, the risks, vulnerabilities and current capabilities to deal with them, and being able to make informed tactical and strategic decisions.

•Resilience is an objectively measurable competitive differentiator

•Enhance the resiliency of sports facilities and venues by discussing and testing long-term planning and resource management concepts.

Resilience and Security
Jim Cawley, Global Director of Corporate Security, Hearst

Larry Naifeh, Executive Associate Athletic Director, University of Oklahoma

Resilience and Safety
Rich Powers, ARM, Senior Vice President, Risk Services, American Specialty Insurance & Risk Services, Inc.

Carla Varriale, Partner, Havkins Rosenfeld Ritzert & Varriale, LLP
Resilience and Risk Management
Troy Brown, VP Stadium Operations, Cleveland Browns

John Petrone, President, Petrone Risk

Resilience and Preparedness
Vivian Marinelli, Psy.D., Senior Director, Crisis Management Services, FEI Behavioral Health

Bob Pollicino, Senior Director, Security, National Hockey League (NHL)
Resilience and Crisis Management
Richard Fenton, Vice President, Corporate Security and Safety, Ilitch Holdings Inc.

James Ammons, Business Continuity Director, Nike World Headquarters
Resilience and Cyber Management
Jeff Chapman, CEO, Babel Street

Ray Carreira, Detective Sergeant, Special Operations Division, Santa Clara Police Department
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Segura 5
Segura 6
Segura 3-4
Del Lago 1-2
Del Lago 3-4
Mediterranean 1-4
Breakout Sessions: Building the Resiliency Foundation
(Pick One Session)

Resilience and Security
Jim Cawley, Global Director of Corporate Security, Hearst

Larry Naifeh, Executive Associate Athletic Director, University of Oklahoma

Resilience and Safety
Rich Powers, ARM, Senior Vice President, Risk Services, American Specialty Insurance & Risk Services, Inc.

Carla Varriale, Partner, Havkins Rosenfeld Ritzert & Varriale, LLP

Resilience and Risk Management
Troy Brown, VP Stadium Operations, Cleveland Browns

John Petrone, President, Petrone Risk

Resilience and Preparedness
Vivian Marinelli, Psy.D., Senior Director, Crisis Management Services, FEI Behavioral Health

Bob Pollicino, Senior Director, Security, National Hockey League (NHL)

Resilience and Crisis Management
Richard Fenton, Vice President, Corporate Security and Safety, Ilitch Holdings Inc.

James Ammons, Business Continuity Director, Nike World Headquarters

Resilience and Cyber Management
Jeff Chapman, CEO, Babel Street

Ray Carreira, Detective Sergeant, Special Operations Division, Santa Clara Police Department

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
  • Andrea Cunningham:
  • Andrea Cunningham
Panel: Leadership in Sports Security
Moderator: Angie Nix, Director of Fan and Member Experience, Jacksonville Jaguars

Virginia Achman, Executive Director, Twin Cities in Motion

Amy Skeens-Benton, Assistant Principal, Carmel High School

Linda J. Stump-Kurnick, Assistant Vice President of Public and Environmental Safety, University of Florida

Liz Woollen, Chief of Police, University of Oklahoma

Andrea Cunningham, Director of Corporate & West Coast Security Operations, The Walt Disney Company
12:15 ap.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Mediterranean 5
Awards Luncheon
Master of Ceremonies: Elizabeth Voorhees, Director of Certification and Compliance, NCS4

Certification Recognitions for CSSP

Presentation of the Golden Eagle Award
Sponsored by SDM

Presentation of the Friends of NCS4 Award
Joey Sturm, Director of Public Safety/Chief of Police, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
Virginia Achman, Executive Director, Twin Cities in Motion
Troy Brown, Vice President of Stadium Operations, Cleveland Browns
Larry Johnson, Assistant Superintendent and Executive Director, Public Safety and School Security, Grand Rapid Public Schools
Khaled Hatem, Specialized Officer, Project STADIA, Interpol

Presentation of the Industry Leader Under 40 Awards
Charlotte Brookes, Event Director, Canadian Running Series (Road Race/Endurance Events)
David Grice, President, RaceWorks, Inc. (Road Race/Endurance Events)
Matt West, Senior Vice President of Operations, DMSE Sports, Inc. (Road Race/Endurance Events)
Ben Rolens, General Manager of Facilities, Leonard E. Merrell Center, Katy Independent School District (Interscholastic Advisory Committee)
Akin Bryant, Executive Police Lieutenant, University of Michigan – Division of Public Safety and Security (NCAA)
Drew Pittman, Assistant Athletics Director, Facilities, and Operations, Baylor University (NCAA)
Mike McCarroll, Director of Guest Services, SAP Center at San Jose (NHL)
Billy Langenstein, Director of Event Services, U.S. Bank Stadium (NFL)

Presentation of the Sports Security Innovator Award
Sponsored by Security Industry Association (SIA)

Presentation of the Facility of Merit for Safety and Security Awards
Sponsored by Axis Communications
Big Sur Marathon (Marathon/Road Race Advisory Committee)
Maryville City Schools (Interscholastic Athletics Advisory Committee)
Saginaw Public School District (Interscholastic Athletics Advisory Committee)
Richmond Public Schools (Interscholastic Athletics Advisory Committee)
Vaught Hemingway Stadium, The University of Mississippi (NCAA)
Ryan Field, Northwestern University (NCAA)
Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium, Duke University (NCAA)
Bridgestone Arena, Nashville Predators (NHL)
Progressive Field, Cleveland Indians  (MLB)
Levi’s Stadium, San Fransisco 49ers (NFL)

Presentation of the Champion of Change Award

Presentation of the Professional of the Year Awards
John M. Bertsch, Director of Global Safety and Security, WTC IRONMAN (Marathon/Road Race Advisory Committee)
Tom Gunnell, Chief Operations Officer, Katy Independent School District (Interscholastic Athletics Advisory Committee)
Lawrence Rabalais, Jr., Chief of Police, LSU Police Department (NCAA)
Tim Christansan, Director of Security, Kroenke Sport Entertainment (NHL)
Randy Olewinski, Security Director, Milwaukee Brewers (MLB)
Vernon Conaway, Jr., Maryland Stadium Authority (NFL)

Presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award
Larry Buendorf, Chief Security Officer, United Stated Olympic Committee

Presentation of the National Sports Security Distinguished Leadership Award
Russ Simons, Chief Listening Officer/Managing Partner, Venue Solutions Group

Presentation of the Friends of NCS4 Award

Presentation of the Industry Leader Under 40 Awards

Presentation of the Sports Security Innovator Award
Sponsored by Security Industry Association (SIA)

Presentation of the Facility of Merit for Safety and Security Awards
Sponsored by Axis Communications

Presentation of the Champion of Change Award

Presentation of the Professional of the Year Awards

Presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award

Presentation of the National Sports Security Distinguished Leadership Award
2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Panel: How is Big Data/Analytics going to affect the Sport Security Industry?
James Chong, CEO, Vidsys

Brian Tuskan, Sr. Director, Microsoft Global Security, Security Technology, Investigations and Services

Steve Surfaro, Industry Liaison, Axis Communications
3:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Monterey Room
Segura 2-4
Game Concept: Enhancing Resilience/Security with Long-Term Planning
Facilitated by Department of Homeland Security, Office of Infrastructure Protection (IP)

Threat Brief
Brent Wise – Intelligence Officer, Department of Homeland Security, Office of Intelligence & Analysis, Field Operations – Florida

Group 1: Intercollegiate and Interscholastic Athletics
Jeffrey O’Konek, Senior Exercise Specialist, Support for the Department of Homeland Security, Office of Infrastructure Protection, Sector Outreach and Programs Division, Stakeholder Readiness and Exercise Section

Group 2: Professional Sport Facilities and Running/Endurance Events
Gary Boyer, Exercise Manager, Department of Homeland Security, Office of Infrastructure Protection, Sector Outreach and Programs Division, Stakeholder Readiness and Exercise Section
Thursday - July 13, 2017
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Resilience Game Brief Out
Gary Boyer, Exercise Manager, Department of Homeland Security, Office of Infrastructure Protection, Sector Outreach and Programs Division, Stakeholder Readiness and Exercise Section
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Keynote Speaker
Andrea Cunningham, Director of Corporate & West Coast Security Operations, The Walt Disney Company
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Panel: The Fire Marshall is your Best Friend
Damon J. Robinson, Captain-Planning Section, Detroit Fire Department – Fire Marshal Division

Steven W. Bair, Fire Director, Centre Region Council of Governments

Paul Villotti, Vice President, FP&C Consultants
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Plazzo F
Plazzo G
Plazzo H
Segura 3-4
Workshops (pre-registration required—a maximum of 30 professionals per workshop, attendees will have the opportunity to attend two of the four, 45 minute workshops)

Enhancing Traffic and Parking Environment
Akin Bryant, Sergeant, University of Security Services, University of Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security

Sumeet Kishnani, PE, PTOE, LEED AP, Principal, Stantec Consulting Services, Inc.

Anthony Squeo, Vice President, Large Venue Operations, SP+

Getting a Seat at the Design Table
Mark Bodenschatz, Associate Athletic Director for Facilities and Operations, Penn State University

Jay King, Security Sub-Market Leader, CHA Consulting, Inc.
Greg Cliff, Sr. Security Project Manager, CHA Consulting, Inc.

De-Escalation – Voluntary Compliance
David Fowler, Founder and President, Personal Safety Training Incorporated
Cybersecurity
Diane Cornwell, Cybersecurity Training Coordinator, Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service

Antonio Watson, Cybersecurity Training Coordinator, Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Mediterranean 1-4
Roundtables (Attendees will have the opportunity to attend three, 30 minute sessions; 10 attendees per table)
Facilitator: Daniel Ward, Director of Training and Integrated Systems
Sponsored by Landmark Event Staffing Services

Bomb Threat Procedures
Doug DeLancey, U. S. Department of Homeland Security

Protecting Spectators – Tips on Mitigating Threats to Your Game Day Food
Marianne Elbertson, Senior Food Analyst, USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service

Andrew Nadeau, Supervisory Special Agent, FBI Field Office, Orlando, Florida

Essential Elements that Constitute a Good Disaster Plan
Michael Bugenhagen, Business Development Manager, FEI Crisis Management

Event Staff Training/Credential Screening (CSVS)
Kyle Hopkins, Director of Outreach, NCS4

The Importance of Your Own Professional Development (CSSP)
Elizabeth Voorhees, Director of Certification and Compliance, NCS4

Safety and Security Protocols for Transporting Teams
Russ Simons, Chief Listening Officer, Managing Partner, Venue Solutions Group

Providing Security Leadership for Interscholastic After School Activities
Ian Moffett, Chief of Police and District Security Miami-Dade Schools Police Department

Eliminating any Gaps in Security Coverage, Breaks, Slow Times and End of Game
Kieran Nulty, Director of Guest Services, San Francisco 49ers
Julian Sakti, Director of Stadium Operations & Logistics, San Francisco 49ers
12:00 p.m. Closing of Conference

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