Upcoming Professional Development Seminars
FREE Workplace Violence Workshop – Hosted by The Public-Private Partnership of Dane County (PPPDC)Private Partnership of Dane County (PPPDC)
Date: Wednesday April 24, 2013
Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Madison College – West Campus (Madison Area Technical College)
302 South Gammon Road
(MapQuest Map – http://mapq.st/rfqIvC )
Registration: FREE at pppdc042413.eventbrite.com
Topic: Workplace Violence
The focus of this workshop is to increase awareness of workplace violence and better understand the proactive measures already being taken in Dane County on this topic.
Topics discussed will include:
· Identifying signs of aggression
· Elements of a site security assessment
· Site security measures and practices
· Workplace Violence from a Human Resources perspective
· Organizational Planning and Policy Development
Heitzinger and Associates
Interim Director of Security
Sgt. Brent Gruber
Infrastructure Security and Crime Prevention
UW Police Department
James “Jake” Taylor
Health, Safety, and Environmental Manager
The Partnership understands your time is at a premium, so our workshops are designed to be concise and informative. The Partnership’s goal is to provide you with information that will give you a basic foundation for developing strategies and connect you with a network of professionals that can work with you to build on that foundation.
Who Should Attend?
Private Sector – Leaders and policy directors from small, medium and large businesses; executives and operational
personnel from security, safety, risk management, business continuity, and human resources
Public Sector – Decision-makers and operational personnel
Non-Profit Sector – Organizational leaders and coordinators
STATE INTEROPERABLE MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS 2013
Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM), Jefferson County, and Wisconsin National Guard – Joint Operations Center (WI-JOC)
Date: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Time: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Jefferson County Fair Park
Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) and Jefferson County, in conjunction with the Wisconsin National Guard – Joint Operations Center (WI-JOC), invite you to attend SIMCOM 2013 at the Jefferson County Fair Park in Jefferson, WI, May 16, 2013.
The purpose of the SIMCOM (State Interoperable Mobile Communications) exercise is to educate, coordinate and test Mobile Emergency Communications platform capabilities from federal, state, tribal and local jurisdictions.
Come to SIMCOM 2013 and share information about your mobile communications assets, develop relationships, and understand capabilities of other agencies before they are needed in an emergency or incident.
You are welcome to bring your equipment, or just come out and see what mobile communications platforms are available in response and recovery incidents.
If you are planning to attend the event we ask that you reply to Jim Meilahn (WEM Warning and Communication Officer) at firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information by 15 March 2013.
If you are planning to bring your unit, please reply with the following information:
• Special requirements for vehicle set up.
• The number of personnel that plan to attend, and a list of known participants.
• Please note that if your Communications vehicle is in the attached Comm Vehicle Data.pdf and there are no significant changes, you do not need to complete the SIMCOM 13 data sheet. Please note in your reply that your information is current.
• If your communications vehicle information needs to be updated or you are a new participant, please complete the attached SIMCOM 2013 data sheet.PPT slide, save it under your name and attach it to your reply.
If you are planning to attend, but not part of a communications platform, please reply with the following information:
• Special requirements.
• The number of personnel that plan to attend.
We look forward to seeing you in May and thank you for your participation in making this a successful event.
Patrick J. O’Connor
Director, Bureau of Response & Recovery
Wisconsin Emergency Management
71st Annual Wisconsin Safety & Health Conference & Exposition
Start Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
End Date: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Kalahari Resort & Waterpark
1305 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
(877) 253-5466 or (608) 254-5466
CONFERENCE SCHEDULE: As in previous years, there will be a golf outing at Trappers Turn on Wednesday, May 22 from 10AM to 4PM. This will be followed by several presentations at the Kalahari from 6PM to 8PM with a networking social afterwards.
On Thursday May 23, we will have a full day of presentations from the government and private sector beginning at 8AM and ending at 4:30PM. Lunch will also be provided.
Room reservations can be made by contacting the Kalahari Resort at 877.525.2427. Be sure to tell them you are attending the InfraGard SuperConference which guarantees a room rate of $104.00 for any size room and includes 4 free passes to the water park.
The registration form is attached for your convenience. The full conference itinerary will be released soon, however, there will be presentations by the FBI, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Western District of Wisconsin, 403 Labs, Brunswick Mercury Marine, and several others.
Five or more registrations: To receive applicable discounts for registering five or more attendees : fax all your registrations together to 608/258-3413 and apply the discount in the ‘Payment Information’ section on page 16 of the Conference Advance Program or call the WSC office at 800/236-3400.
REGISTRATION FORM: 2013 Super Conference Registration Form
ASIS Young Professionals Security
Networking Event & Job Fair
Date: Thursday, May 23,2013
Time: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Location: Country Inn and Springs Conference Center
2810 Golf Road,
Pewaukee, WI 53072
Room: Woodfield Room
Cost: FREE (Cash Bar)
Registration: ASIS Milwaukeewww.asis-mil.org
*Click the calendar tab to register
Event: ASIS Young Professionals Group is hosting an event to educate those interested in learning about opportunities in public and private security and connecting job seekers with potential employers.
This event will begin at 4:00 PM with market leaders from across the state sharing industry expertise, as well as tips for how to rapidly advance in this exciting and dynamic career field. Immediately following our presentation attendees will have the opportunity to connect with employers at our Job Fair, or simply spend time in a relaxed atmosphere networking with peers and industry leaders.
Registration is required and limited to 140 participants so register early as space is filling up quickly.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to build your professional network and learn about the many opportunities in security!