This conference is intended for law enforcement, fire department, ambulance service, and emergency management personnel and will provide firsthand collaborative debriefs of some of the largest active assailant incidents ever from representatives of the lead law enforcement and fire service agencies involved.

September 13-14, 2017 Woodside Bible Church - Troy Campus 6600 Rochester Road
Troy, Michigan, United States 

This conference is intended for law enforcement, fire department, ambulance service, and emergency management personnel and will provide firsthand collaborative debriefs of some of the largest active assailant incidents ever from representatives of the lead law enforcement and fire service agencies involved. Presentations will also include information on what administrative and operational changes have been made in the aftermath of these tragedies:

  •   The University of Texas Tower Incident (August 1, 1966)

  •   The Chardon High School Incident (February 27, 2012)

  •   The Sandy Hook Elementary School Incident (December 14, 2012)

  •   The Washington Navy Yard Incident (September 16, 2013)

  •   The Paris Coordinated Terrorist Attacks (November 13, 2015)

  •   The Pulse Nightclub Incident (June 12, 2016)

  •   The Dallas Incident (July 7, 2016)

  •   The Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International Airport Incident (January 6, 2017)

  •   and one other recent international incident that will be revealed prior to the conference

    This conference will be submitted to the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards for use of approved funds and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services for 16 hours of approved continuing education.

    Please know this venue is extraordinary, attendance will be limited to 1,500 and all participants will need to pre-register. Given the sensitive nature of the information being shared, attendance will be restricted to first responders and emergency management personnel. On-site registration will not be permitted and credentials issued at check-in must be displayed at all times.

    For additional information, please contact Farmington Hills Fire Department EMS Coordinator Jim Etzin at jetzin@fhgov.com or (248) 871-2807. 

September 13th, 2017 12:00 AM   through   September 14th, 2017 12:00 AM