March 30, 2017

The Importance of Preparing for Social Impact in Urban Security and Resiliency Planning: Expert Insights from International Association Executive

securityContact Kevin Wennekes to Join CATA’s Security Mission

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Greg Solecki, Vice President, International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM), as he discusses how urban security and resilience is not simply about critical infrastructure but the social impacts as well. In his discussion with CATAAlliance’s Chief Business Officer, Kevin Wennekes, Mr. Solecki provides an overview of the IAEM and explains why their organization is lending their support to the 2017 International Urban Security and Resilience Conference, Workshop and Exhibition.

Taking place in Toronto from May 16-19, the International Urban Security and Resilience Conference, Workshop and Exhibition features prominent speakers from across North America and Europe, sharing the latest research, intelligence and best practices, all in an effort to find solutions to the increasingly complex security challenges of the 21st century. The event is expected to attract 1,200 representatives of the security, intelligence and law enforcement communities, public and private security practitioners, senior government officials, community and corporate leaders, non-governmental agencies, and academia.

Watch the interview at: https://vimeo.com/catanettv/gsolecki-iaem

Exclusive Member Offer

CATAAlliance, along with event partners the Infrastructure Resilience and Research Group, Carleton University, ASIS International and the Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada are pleased to extend a special $100 discount to CATA members. Contact Cathi Malette to obtain the discount code.

For more details on the International Urban Security and Resilience Conference, Workshop and Exhibition, visit: http://carleton.ca/irrg/2017-urban-security-and-resilience-conference-workshop-and-exhibition/

Related Interviews

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Watch this 10-minute briefing featuring Commissioner (Ret’d)
Giuliano Zaccardelli as he discusses the global importance of urban security and resilience in a video podcast with CATAAlliance’s Chief Business Officer, Kevin Wennekes. Commissioner Zaccardelli also provides insights into how his career experiences and the current global security environment have made addressing these issues a compelling and personal priority culminating in the launch of the 2017 International Urban Security and Resilience Conference, Workshop and Exhibition.

Watch the interview at: https://vimeo.com/catanettv/zaccardelli_IUSRC

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