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Crowded Places Safety and Security 2019

Safeguard your venues and events from new and old threats while delivering operational excellence and continuing the high-value experience for patrons

27 Feb-1 Mar 2019
Crown Events & Conferences Melbourne, Australia

Conference Workshop

Hostile Vehicles Mitigation (HVM) in Australia and New Zealand

This session will look at recent HV incidents, prevention strategies and space security. Delegates will also participate in an interactive HVM strategy session.

Workshop Moderator: Clinton McCaughan

Company: Security Services Manager, Gold Coast Airport – ISS Facility Services Terminal 1

Why You Should Attend

Crowded Places Safety and Security 2019

The average vehicle can instantly be transformed into a weapon and every bag, unattended or attended, could be the next disaster waiting. This is the security climate event and venue operators will continue to face in 2019.

Bringing together professionals working with open, exposed venues and high footfall public events, the marcus evans Crowded Places series continues to address the security and safety conditions that is unfolding post-ISIS.

The event will provide raw insights into the current security landscape, planning design with HVM, event ingress and egress leg work, meeting customer needs while staying secure, safety joint ventures and gaining the top level buy-in to commence new security initiatives and more along with premier security case studies from top international, Australian and New Zealand events and venues, boosting an exclusive world-class speaker line-up.

Featuring: Pre-Event Site Tour

Melbourne’s Most Open Space: Securing an Open Site Before, During and After a Public Event: Federation Square

Key Topics

  • Balancing Security Priorities between a Highly Secured Government Facility and One of Australia’s Top Tourist Destinations
  • Anticipating the Security Challenges that Come with a Social Media Focused Era
  • Tourism Hot Spots: Security Imperatives versus Customer Service and the Balance in Our Ever Changing Environment
  • Event Egress Management: Ensuring Security Defences Remain Operational during the Post Event Duration
  • Strengthening Partnerships between Establishments to Guard Security and Safety Features
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Australian National University
    Sydney Cricket and Sports Ground Trust
    Melbourne Olympic Park Trust
    Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing
    Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade
    University of Adelaide
    Cricket Australia
    Crown Melbourne
    Taronga Zoo
    Sydney Opera House

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    Event Sponsors
    Silver Partner
    Sylvania Connected Solutions
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    Business Development Partner
    Blackberry Australia Pty Ltd
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    Business Development Partner
    Saab Australia Pty Ltd
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    Business Development Partner
    MA Services Group
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    Practical Insights From

    Peter Butler
    Director Security Operations/Security Branch
    Parliament Australia

    Blake Veverka
    Head of Security
    Crown Perth

    Jade Vincent
    Security and Emergency Manager
    Gold Coast Airport

    Bill Harding
    Manager Safety & Security
    The Star Gold Coast

    Sir Kenneth McKenzie KH
    Head of Security, Health & Safety
    Auckland War Memorial Museum

    Rob McManus
    General Manager Event Health Services
    St John Ambulance Australia (Vic) Inc

    Peter Middenway
    Security & Cleaning Manager
    Federation Square

    Glenn Simpson
    Security Manager
    Regional Facilities Auckland

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • An amazing group of speakers, fascinating content. Senior Permit and Events Officer, VICROADS
    • The variety of personnel you sourced to speak were great. Security Manager, HYATT
    • A great range of speakers from various industries that were all every relevant. Operations Coordinator, City of Port Phillip
    • All elements were covered comprehensively Manager, University of Adelaide
    • Really appreciate the openness of the presenters Risk Management Consultant , City of Greater Dandenong
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    (AUS) Serena Pereira

    Level 5, 89 York Street
    NSW 2000

    61 (0)2 9238 7123