2020 Year 1 Schedule

The AVSS Program Schedule is still being finalized and sessions are subject to change. All room locations are in the Renaissance Las Vegas, unless otherwise indicated.
 

 

Sunday, March 1
12:00pm - 3:00pm CVP Testing
Prior registration required with approved CVP application
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Registration
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Opening Session
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm Individual Discussion Groups Session 1 - Introductions
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Incident Reporting
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Networking Reception (dinner on own)
Monday, March 2
7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 am - 9:15 am Opening Keynote Address
9:30 am - 11:00 am Introduction to Risk Management
11:00 am - 11:30 am Break
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Risk Management - Legal Issues
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Individual Discussion Groups Session 2 - Risk Management
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Planning for Event Medical Services
5:00 pm - 6:15 pm Joint Session: Current Topics in Venue & Event Safety and Security
Tuesday, March 3
7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 am - 8:30 am Special Segment: Event Safety Briefings
8:45 am - 10:15 am Introduction to Security Operations
10:15 am - 10:45 am Break
10:45 am - 11:45 am Event Security Operations
11:45 am - 12:45 pm Lunch
12:45 pm - 2:00 pm Facility Security Operations
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Tactical First Aid/Responding to Mass Casualties
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm Individual Discussion Groups Session 3 - Security Operations
5:00 pm Dinner on Own
Wednesday, March 4
7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 am - 8:30 am Special Segment: Year 2 Student Testimonials
8:45 am - 10:15 am Introduction to Risk-Based Venue Emergency Planning
10:15 am - 10:45 am Break
10:45 am - 12:00 pm Functional Elements of a Venue Emergency Plan
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Crowd Management - Theory & Practice
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Crowd Management - Experiential Exercises
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm Individual Discussion Groups Session 4 - Emergency Planning, Crowd Management, Year 1 Exercise Briefing
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Boxed Dinner Provided by IAVM
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Year 1 Exercise
Thursday, March 5
7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast & Morning Session (IDG Roll Call, Std Agenda)
8:00 am - 8:30 am Special Segment: Escalator Safety Protocols
8:45 am - 10:15 am Building and Life Safety Codes for the Venue & Event Manager
10:15 am - 10:45 am Break
10:45 am - 12:00 pm Individual Discussion Groups Session 5 - Year 1 Exercise Group Presentations & Debrief
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Principles of Training
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Create & Deliver Training Programs
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Individual Discussion Groups Session 6 - Summary & Exam Review
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm Year 1 Final Exam (Administered in IDG Groups)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Banquet, Closing Keynote & Presentation of Certificates to Year 2 Students

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