Active Shooter Preparedness and Response — from 10:50 a.m.–11:35 a.m. ET
, Director of Specialized Training at MSA Security, will discuss how schools can be better prepared and trained to respond to the active shooter threat.
School Security – Bringing it all Together
— from 11:45 a.m.–12:30 p.m. ET
Highly experienced School Security Consultant Patrick Fiel will deliver a presentation detailing how schools can utilize various security strategies and emergency protocols during active shooter incidents.
Lunch with Dr. Chumer – Crisis Communication and Coordination
— from 12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. ET
This lunchtime talk delivered by the NJ BEOC Alliance's Dr.
will examine how schools can effectively communicate and coordinate with various law enforcement agencies in the instance of an active shooter threat.
Active Shooter Q&A Panel Moderated by Mary O'Rourke
— from 1:30 p.m.–2:00 p.m. ET
In this Question & Answer session, school officials will have an opportunity to ask Lt. Schirillo and Messrs. Kane, Dimmick, Quinn, and Fiel any questions they might have about school safety as it relates to the active shooter threat.
All sessions will be moderated by Mary O'Rourke of MSA, a former teacher in the
School District, and be interspersed with networking opportunities for educators to speak one-on-one with otherwise hard-to-reach security experts and event speakers.
For more information on the active shooter symposium and the symposium speakers, and for media inquiries related to the event, please contact
at (212) 509-1336 x232. In addition to these educational sessions, MSA Systems Integration will demonstrate the latest versions of its access control, intrusion detection, and perimeter protection systems at the symposium. For more information on MSASI, please visit
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For more information on the active shooter symposium and event speakers, and for media inquiries related to the symposium, please contact
at (212) 509-1336 x 232.
About MSA Security
Since 1987, MSA Security has served as an industry leader in high consequence threat protection and specialized training for corporate and government clients. The MSA team is comprised of security professionals with diverse backgrounds in law enforcement, elite military units, and the private sector working together to provide unparalleled consulting, training, explosive detection and perimeter security services. MSA combines hands-on expertise with information and technology to minimize our clients' vulnerabilities foreseeable threats. More information is available at