13th Annual National School Safety Conference & Exposition

July 23-27, 2018

Omni Champions Gate Resort & Spa

Orlando, FL

 
 
 
 

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Discover the latest innovations and best practices in securing our schools and universities

Engage with educational leaders, and school safety professionals at networking events and sessions

Succeed by implementing the lessons learned in your educational setting and community

The 2018 National School Safety Conference and Exposition is the largest and most comprehensive conference focused on all the aspects of school safety and security.  The conference is the only one in the world focused on school and student safety from Kindergarten through college.  Centered on national best practices and proven localized programs and efforts, this conference brings together the most knowledgeable and internationally renowned keynote presenters into one forum to provide the highest quality professional development possible in one conference. In addition to our exceptional keynote presenters, you will be able to take advantage of complimentary pre-conference trainings and over 40 breakout sessions by current professionals in the fields of education and school safety addressing the most pressing issues facing our schools today.

This year’s conference promises to be the largest yet and the host hotel will sell out quickly so register for conference and book your room now.
 

Host Hotel Information

OMNI ORLANDO RESORT AT CHAMPIONSGATE

New Wave Pool Now Open! Orlando’s only resort wave pool is now open and offers families endless summer fun! Measuring 7,338 square feet and holding more than 131,000 gallons of wave action, the fun never runs out! Inner tubes and family cabanas are also available at the wave pool.

Our Orlando resort accommodations, including 720 guest rooms and suites as well as two- and three-bedroom villas, are equipped with every modern convenience and a host of luxury amenities. In addition to walk-out golf, guests may choose to relax in our signature Mokara spa, dine in one of our seven restaurants or enjoy 15 acres of pools and recreation activities including the 850-foot lazy river.

The resort offers secluded luxury, yet easy access to area attractions like Walt Disney World, Universal Studios and SeaWorld. Complimentary scheduled shuttle transportation is provided to the Walt Disney World® Theme Parks. The resort is located just minutes from the Orlando International Airport, Universal Studios and SeaWorld.

RESORT HIGHLIGHTS

  • 850-foot lazy river with shooting water cannons, arched waterspouts and a waterfall
  • Multiple dining outlets
  • Complimentary scheduled shuttle transportation provided to the Walt Disney World® Theme Parks
  • Sports Training Complex for soccer and lacrosse
  • 36 holes of championship golf
  • European-style Mokara spa
  • Orlando's only resort wave pool
  • 18-hole miniature golf and lighted 9-hole par 3
  • Formal pool with private cabanas
  • Zero-entry family pool with a 125-foot corkscrew water-slide and water tower

Reserve Your Room Now-Resort Will Sell Out!   Conference Discount Rate $145 Inclusive of Resort Fee

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Attendee Information

$475.00 Early Discounted Registration - Before 4/01/2018

$525.00 Registration - After 4/01/2018

$425.00 Early Discounted Multi-Attendee Discount
(5 or more from same agency registered together before 4/01/2018)

$475.00 Multi-Attendee Discount
(5 or more from same agency registered together after 4/01/2018)

ATTENDEE REGISTRATION

Advanced School Resource Officer Certification
Free To All Conference Registrants

The National School Safety Conference will again offer the opportunity for School Resource Officers to receive their Advanced School Resource Officer Certification during the conference. The certification will not require you to attend a separate class but only to attend specific courses during the conference to receive your certification. There is no additional fee once you are registered and anyone wishing to receive their certification should mark the appropriate box on their online registration form.

Pre-Conference Sessions   
Free To All Conference Registrants

On Monday July 23, 2018 The National School Safety Conference will host two dynamic pre-conference sessions focusing on the most prevalent issues facing schools today. The two sessions are free to registered conference attendees only and will fill fast. Please check which course you would like to attend on the online registration form. All classes have limited seating and will close once full.

Keynote Presenters

Dr. Marissa Randazzo

Dr. Randazzo served for ten years with the U.S. Secret Service, most recently as the agency's Chief Research Psychologist. Among her various responsibilities, she co-directed the Safe School Initiative, the landmark federal study of school shootings that was conducted jointly by the U.S. Secret Service and U.S. Department of Education. Dr. Randazzo is an accomplished presenter and instructor on threat assessment investigations, having trained over 10,000 professionals in law enforcement, management, administration, mental health, and the intelligence community throughout the United States, Canada, and the European Union.

Dr. Randazzo has testified before Congress and has been interviewed by major television, radio, and print news outlets, including 60 Minutes, the Today Show, 48 Hours, Dateline NBC, MSNBC, the New York Times, and National Public Radio. She has published numerous articles on threat assessment and violence prevention and currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Threat Assessment. She has also published under her maiden name, Marisa Reddy. Dr. Randazzo received a Ph.D. and Master’s degree from Princeton University in Social Psychology, and a B.A. in Psychology and Religion from Williams College. In 2005, Dr. Randazzo was named by Williams College as a Bicentennial Medalist for her work in preventing violence.

Who Attends The National School Safety Conference?

Exhibitor Information

As the most extensive exposition in the industry, the National School Safety Conference and Exhibition attracts decision makers and influencers in education, K12 through University, and law enforcement. The National School Safety Conference is the only conference in the nation that allows exhibitors to market to educational, law enforcement, and school safety from kindergarten to college. With an expected attendance of over 900 attendees walking the exhibit floor looking for solutions in areas such as access control, video surveillance, panic alarms, anti-violence programs, communication and interoperability, school safety technology, crisis management solutions and much more this is the event your company or organization must be seen at. These decision makers are looking for the solutions you can provide.

This is the premiere exhibit hall in school safety and will feature an attendee reception, five hours of dedicated exhibit hall time, hosted attendee refreshment breaks, and prizes throughout the day that attendee must be present to win. To increase your ROI, all exhibit registrations are full conference registrations so feel free to stay the week and attend classes and receptions with your future customers while learning more about the school safety market.

Exhibit Hall Features Over 5 Hours of Dedicated Exhibit Hall Time

Exhibit Schedule

Monday July 23, 2018  
Exhibitor Registration/Set up 11:00am-3:00pm
Exhibit Hall Welcome Reception 3:00pm-6:00pm
Tuesday July 24, 2018
Exhibit Hall Open 9:30am-4:00pm
Exhibitor Breakdown 4:00pm-7:00pm
8x10 Draped Booth Early Discounted Registration (prior to 4/01/18) $1,100
8X10 Draped Booth Regular Exhibitor Registration $1,300
 
10X10 Draped Booth VIP Booth – Premiere Location $1,700
 
Additional Exhibitor Booth Staff Registration $100
 
Add a conference breakout session to any booth (limited availability) $700

Regular Booth Includes:

  • (3) Full Conference Registrations
  • Dedicated Attendee Exhibit Time
  • (1) 6 Foot Skirted Table
  • Carpeted Exhibit Hall
  • (2) Chairs
  • (1) Company Sign
  • Exhibitor Reception
  • Company Listing in Conference Program

VIP Booth Also Includes:

  • Larger Booth Space (10x10)
  • Premiere Hall Location in Sponsor Row
  • VIP Promotional Conference Signage
  • Enhanced Listing in Conference Program
  • Listed as VIP in Conference Email
  • Free Registration Bag Insert
 
     
 
     
   
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