Intercollegiate Athletics Safety and Security Summit

January 21-23, 2020
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio

The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) at The University of Southern Mississippi will be hosting the 2020 National Intercollegiate Athletics Safety and Security Summit on January 21-23 in Columbus, OH.  The Summit will address critical safety and security issues facing those responsible for intercollegiate athletics safety and security. Every university program presents unique safety and security challenges in implementing best operatory practices. This is an opportunity for industry professionals to come together and discuss best practices in a collaborative environment with the goal of developing a comprehensive guide that will be the industry standard.

In addition to keynote speakers, panel presentations, and networking opportunities, attendees will participate in moderated discussions (round robin format) for designated issues within the following areas:

  • Event Day Safety and Security 
  • Crowd Dynamics/Management 
  • Emergency Action Planning
  • Risk and Threat Assessment
  • Education, Training and Awareness 
  • Command, Control and Communications 

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