|[March 12, 2014]
GovSec Workshop and Conference Sessions Deliver New Approaches to Dealing with Security Challenges
WASHINGTON --(Business Wire)--
- the Government Security Conference and Expo, featuring TREXPO,
the Law Enforcement Expo, and held in conjunction with CPM
East at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington,
D.C. - has developed an agenda featuring hands-on workshops and nearly
40 comprehensive conference sessions led by subject-matter experts to
provide security professionals, law enforcement and first responders
with new approaches to the challenges they face.
"The demands faced by those individuals who are responsible for
maintaining our security and responding to emergency situations are
constantly evolving," said Don Berey, senior event director for GovSec.
"This year at GovSec, we are offering new content that is designed to
provide up-to-the-minute strategies, offer real-world experience and
showcase cutting-edge tools that help them address these challenges."
GovSec will kick off Monday, May 12 with half-day
workshops that focus on topics, such as:
The Disaster Experience
ALICE Active Shooter Response Training: Moving Beyond Lockdown
Police Survival Strategies for Response to Unusual Incidents
Supply Chain Continuity Management Overview
Execution Under Pressure: Building a Higher Performance Safety Team
Leading by Example: Exemplifying the Behavior You Want to See in Others
conferences, which take place Tuesday, May 13, and Wednesday, May
14, explore the latest trends and resources on a variety of topics
related to counter
and anti-terrorism, critical
infrastructure and secured cities, campus
security and life safety, cybercrime
and cyberterrorism, cyber
enforcement strategies and tactics, disaster
response and recovery, and contingency/emergency
planning and management.
Among the conference sessions where attendees can find some of the most
current strategies are:
The Cyber and Data Security Rules of the Road
Effects of Improvised Explosive Devices on Structures and Humans
Finding Cybercriminals with the Help of Big Data Analytics
The Terror Threat to the U.S. - What We Really Face and How We Best
Defend Against It
Will the Real Jack Bauer Please Stand Up! Situational Awareness Using
The Rise of Critical Infrastructure Attacks: Understanding the
Campus Safety: Assessing and Managing Threats
How Lockdown Failed Sandy Hook
Hit Me With Your Best Hack: Hardening Your Agency from Internal and
External Cyber Threats
Critical Incident Stress Management: Restoring Personal Resilience
When Plan B Fails (Part I): Planning & Management
Speakers come from federal, state and local agencies, including the FBI,
Central Intelligence Agency, U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Park Police,
NASA, Arlington County (Va.) Policy Department Office of Emergency
Management, Montgomery County (Md.) Community Emergency Response Team,
Jacksonville (Fla.) Sheriff's Office and the New York Guard, and
international organizations, such as INTERPOL and NATO.
Sessions also will feature experts from industry, academia and other
organizations, including Virginia Center for School Safety, Department
of Criminal Justice Services; University of Maryland Police and
Department of Public Safety; University of District of Columbia Police;
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab; Peirce College; Dell
Services Federal Government; Microsoft Global Security; Google;
Panasonic; LexisNexis (News - Alert) Risk Solutions; Guardian Life Insurance; and RAND
Discounted Registration Rates End April 14
registration rates as low as $99 for the conference are available
until Monday, April 14, 2014. The cost to attend each workshop is $299.
To register or for more information, please visit the GovSec website at www.govsecinfo.com.
The GovSec Expo is free to qualified attendees, but registration is
Press registration is now open. For details of about obtaining media
credentials, visit the GovSec
About GovSec featuring TREXPO
Scheduled for May 12-14, 2014, at the Washington Convention Center in
Washington, D.C., GovSec provides the resources and strategies needed by
security professionals and first responders to proactively prepare for,
prevent and respond to emerging and ongoing threats to their
communities, companies, agencies and the homeland. TREXPO is the
definitive event delivering training and showcasing tactical and law
enforcement equipment, vehicles, technology and services for law
enforcement, military, security and federal agencies, which are the
first line of defense against threats. Both GovSec and TREXPO are
produced by the Security, Safety and Health Group of 1105 Media, Inc.
For more information visit www.govsecinfo.com.
About 1105 Media
1105 Media is a leading provider of integrated information and media in
targeted B-to-B markets, including specialized sectors of the
information technology community; industrial health, safety and
compliance; security; environmental protection; and home health care.
1105's offerings span print and online magazines, journals and
newsletters; seminars, conferences and trade shows; training courseware;
and Web-based services. 1105 Media is based in Chatsworth, Calif., with
offices throughout the United States. Visit 1105media.com.
About the Security, Safety, and Health Group
The Security, Safety, and Health Group is a division of 1105 Media, Inc.
In addition to premier industry events such as GovSec, TREXPO, CPM East,
and Security Today, the group includes the media brands Security
Products, Occupational Health & Safety, School
Planning & Management, College Planning & Management,
and Home Medical Equipment, as well as ancillary products related
to these brands. It is an industry leader in every category it includes.
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