Your Guide to the Campus Safety Conference

Here’s a sneak peak of the educational sessions, speakers and exhibitors that will be featured at this year’s event.

Campus Safety magazine’s 2014 Campus Safety Conference has returned to Los Angeles. Hosted in partnership with the University of Southern California (USC), this year’s event will bring together university and K-12 school police chiefs, public safety directors, security technology managers, administrators, superintendents and principals; as well as municipal, county, state and federal law enforcement officers, and other community leaders and stakeholders involved in the protection of our nation’s academic campuses.

The conference will provide attendees with the techniques and information they need to prevent, detect and respond to the many risks and incidents that occur at today’s schools and universities. Topics covered include Title IX, Clery and Campus SaVE compliance; response to active shooters on K-12 campuses; site assessments; lockdown best practices and front entrance design; emergency management and notification strategies; verbal judo; identifying concerning behavior; and much, much more!

Attendees will also have the opportunity to visit the exhibit hall, which will feature today’s top law enforcement, security and safety equipment and service providers. Additionally, those who attend the Campus Safety Conference will benefit from the networking opportunities provided.

The conference will be held at the Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown at USC, (3540 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007) conveniently located near the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the California Natural History Museum, LAX and downtown.

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Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck
Friday, Aug. 1, 9:45 a.m.

The Campus Safety Conference is pleased to announce that Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Chief Charlie Beck will be delivering the event keynote.

Beck, who oversees the third largest police agency in the United States, will discuss the importance of traditional law enforcement, and schools and universities working together to keep campuses safe. He’ll also cover how to effectively work with other campus law enforcement agencies to improve campus safety and security.

Examples of incidents that were prevented or mitigated as a result of the LAPD and schools or universities working together will also be provided, as will an overview of key issues that pose challenges to the LAPD and schools/universities with regard to safety and security.

Don’t miss this presentation to discover the future of the LAPD and its campus partners.

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About the Author

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Robin has been covering the security and campus law enforcement industries since 1998 and is a specialist in school, university and hospital security, public safety and emergency management, as well as emerging technologies and systems integration. She joined CS in 2005 and has authored award-winning editorial on campus law enforcement and security funding, officer recruitment and retention, access control, IP video, network integration, event management, crime trends, the Clery Act, Title IX compliance, sexual assault, dating abuse, emergency communications, incident management software and more. Robin has been featured on national and local media outlets and was formerly associate editor for the trade publication Security Sales & Integration. She obtained her undergraduate degree in history from California State University, Long Beach.

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