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19 March, 2014
09:30 - 15:30

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Marsh Manchster

CSARN / Pushing the Boundaries
- Hardening the 'Soft targets'

In recent years, the World has witnessed an upsurge in mass casualty terrorist attacks in the heart of business communities. More recent examples are the explosions in London in July 2005, the failed 'Tiger Tiger' nightclub attack in London in 2007, the Mumbai attacks in 2008 and the Westgate Shopping Mall attacks in Nairobi earlier this year. There is strong evidence that schools, restaurants, hotels, supermarkets, airports (landside), train, marine and bus systems, shopping centres, tourist attractions, museums, universities and colleges, leisure centres, places of worship, cinemas and theatres and hospitals are the attractive 'soft targets' that terrorists seek and decision-makers need to think differently and plan for heightened resilience.

This forum brings together leaders in resilience development that hardens vulnerable targets and is a critical event for those who are charged with implementing protective strategies.

This forum will discuss:

Those who should attend are:

Speakers & Agenda

08:30 Registration and Coffee
09:30 Brett Lovegrove / CEO, CSARN - Chair of the day
09:35 Stephen Phipson / Director of Security Industry Engagement, Office for Security and Counter Terrorism, Home Office
10:05 Brian Dillon /  T/Detective Chief Superintendent - OCU Commander, SC&O19, Specialist Firearms Command, Met Police
Armed Policing  - Countering Terrorism
10:35 Q & A
10:55 Coffee Break and networking
11:15 Major Michael V. AdamsCharlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, USA
Deputy Chief Jeff Dulin  / Charlotte Fire Department, USA
Partnering with the Private Sector For Success
11:55 Lina Kolesnikova / HS consultant and trainer, Rossnova Solutions
Whether the gates, guns, and guards approach is still valid
12:25 Q & A
12:45 Lunch and Networking
13:35 David Langhorn / Vice President, InterContinental Hotels Group
A Challenge - Securing Hotels
14:05 Nigel Furlong / Head of Resilience Planning at Transport for London
Resilience Matters
14:35 Simon Gordon / Chairman, Facewatch Ltd
Using technology in target hardening
15:05 Q & A / Close / Networking

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