IAVM is presenting a conference in person and on-line, covering stadium safety. The WebSITE Spring 2013: Safe Stadium Operations hybrid conference will take place 1 May 2013 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm ET (USA).
Led by Paul Turner with Cowboys Stadium and Erik Waldman with the Georgia Dome, this conference includes three in-depth sessions covering essential event safety and emergency response planning specific to the unique layouts and operational needs of stadiums.
Athletic directors, stadium operators, safety directors and their staff will learn best practices from industry veterans, receive event safety tools and assess venue vulnerabilities with emergency management specialists. This is an excellent educational conference for students and a great professional development opportunity for stadium and event staff at the high school, collegiate and professional levels.
The local host sites are the University of Phoenix Stadium, the Georgia Dome, and the main host site, Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Registrants who visit the local host sites will have the opportunity to meet peers, network, participate in a special discussion session, and take a tour of the respective facilities. Registrants who attend Cowboys Stadium in person will also be able to attend the Texas Rangers vs. Chicago White Sox game that evening.
Prices are: Student – $25. Member – $49. Non-Member – $89.