Safety & Security Summit

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13th October 2022
09:30 - 16:30

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 Warwick Conferences

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Safety and Security has never been more prevalent than today

Moderator: Martin Fullard - Editorial Director, Mash Media

Events of recent times have highlighted the importance of safety and security across our venues, hotels and all spaces that have the ability to host groups of people.

The Safety and Security Summit will shine a spotlight on what we need to do to protect our delegates and attendees and how technology and innovation can help in creating safer and more secure environments for business meetings and events.

The event will take place on 13 October at Warwick Conferences 

What will the day include:

09:30 Registration – refreshments and the opportunity to network

10:00 Welcome and scene setting

10:15 Protect Duty Legislation – Danielle Bounds, Sales Director, ICC Wales 

10:45 Panel: Venues and Hotels share their safety strategies

11:15 DASA, Defence and Security Accelerator, grant funded projects that support UK defence and security quickly and effectively. How can these support business meetings and events:

  • Sam Pollock, Director, Iconal, research and consultancy organisation in new and emerging technologies for security
  • Nick Dajda, Project Manager, Metrasens, the world’s leading provider of advanced magnetic detection technologies

12:15 Lunch

13:15 Breakout groups

  • Protect Duty
  • Feedback & Testing options on DASA projects
  • Safety Scanner Development - what it should and shouldn't do

13:40 Crisis Communications Planning: Nicky Hunter, Head of PR & Communications ACC Liverpool Lesley Whyte, CUSTARD, Senior Account Director   

  • Building a team
  • Developing a plan
  • Identify Spokesperson & Stakeholders
  • Social media guidelines
  • Identify common crisis scenarios - anticipate a crisis

14:30 Cybersecurity – are your critical systems and sensitive information protected from digital attacks? This session will look at measures taken to combat threats from inside and outside an organisation.

15:00 Wrap up

15:15 – 15:45 Refreshments & close – this time gives you the opportunity to chat with the speakers and networking with attendees.

Members £145 plus vat

Non-members £195 plus vat

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