Hardening campuses: Stopping threats before they materialize

Security InfoWatch.com April 10, 2014   Increasing threats of campus violence and its deadly…

Georgia (Apr 16, 2014)Security InfoWatch.com

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April 10, 2014

 

Increasing threats of campus violence and its deadly consequences have been a media staple for more than two decades. The realities of an active shooter event on campus have heightened awareness among parents, teachers and administrators. But what have security professionals done to address this chilling issue? In this webinar, we’ll examine the cutting-edge methods school officials are using to mitigate risks on their campus such as social media monitoring, situational awareness training, credential enhancements, and how they are blending in traditional security technologies to create a safer environment.

Key Learning Points & Topics:
  • Meeting the Multiple Challenges of Higher Education Facilities Addressed Through Physical Identity and Access Management Software
  • Implementing Secured Credentialing and Advanced Security with Smart Card and Wireless Access Control Technologies
  • Planning for Video Surveillance Systems That Work and are Cost-Effective
  • Putting Realistic Emergency Management Policy and Procedures in Place

Presented by:
 
Bob Lang

 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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