Las Vegas Convention Center

Category: Session Spotlights

Business Continuity for the Aftermath of an Active Shooter Incident

Business Continuity for the Aftermath of an Active Shooter Incident

By Hector Sanchez, MBA; CPP, PCI, PSP Here we are just over 151 days into 2018 and we already have “473” injured and ”202” killed in active shooter incidents with over 7 months remaining in 2018. There are many reasons why such horrible incidents take...

Managing Cyber Extortion Crises

Managing Cyber Extortion Crises

To be presented by: Lynn de Vries, CPP, PCI & Erik de Vries, CPP Managing a crisis is always a challenge. But managing a crisis about something that is completely out of your comfort zone can be even more challenging. This is more and more...

The Dark Web: Protecting Brand, Reputation, and Assets

The Dark Web: Protecting Brand, Reputation, and Assets

What makes the dark web? By Cynthia Hetherington, The Hetherington Group  The Dark Web, or darknet, is classified as a small portion of the World Wide Web that has been intentionally hidden and is inaccessible through standard web browsers. There is no “darknet Google.”...

3 Myths and Tips of Campus Security (Education & Houses of Worship)

3 Myths and Tips of Campus Security (Education & Houses of Worship)

by Garret Macrine 3 myths of campus security for educational institutions and houses of worship 1. “A security guard or officers on campus will give the atmosphere of a prison or make people feel like they are under siege.” 2. “Schools and places of worship...

Top 5 Issues for Campus Security (Education & Houses of Worship)

Top 5 Issues for Campus Security (Education & Houses of Worship)

by Garret Macrine 1. These institutions want to operate on an “open campus” platform in an effort to foster an atmosphere of invitation to newcomers, welcoming guests and acceptance. In parallel they open them selves up to vulnerabilities from bad actors who look for soft...