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The USC Department of Public Safety (DPS) is one of the largest campus public safety departments in the United States employing 300+ full-time personnel and 30 part-time student workers. Under the leadership of Chief John Thomas, the department’s primary mission is to provide a safe and secure environment on campus and in the local USC community that allows students, faculty, staff and campus visitors to realize their academic and social pursuits.
Blackboard Transact™ Security Management provides peace of mind for everyone. Through campus-wide video surveillance, access control, and mass notification capabilities, you and your security officers can create a more secure experience for your students.
SwiftShield has taken the lead in classroom lockdown solutions which can be implemented quickly, cost-effectively and right now. In an active-shooter threat, SwiftShield affords teachers and students with a level of safety unparalleled in the industry – and at a price even the most budget-strapped district will find realistic. To shield every student in America SwiftShield has a REAL solution now.
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Founded in 1956, Alvarado is a privately held corporation that specializes in providing products and solutions that protect assets and control the flow of people. Thousands of organizations across the globe use Alvarado products and integrated solutions. We’re a uniquely American business that hires the right people, trains them to focus on customer needs and enables them to act in the best interests of our customers.
Secured Entry Control - Our Secured Entry Control group manufactures optical turnstiles, full height turnstiles, waist high turnstiles and various types of gates.
Sports and Entertainment - Our GateLink10 admission control software and intelligent entry hardware is installed in over 200 locations globally.
Asset Protection and Crowd Control - Our protection products protect valuable assets such as doors, refrigeration cases and roll-up warehouse doors and warehouse fixtures. Our crowd control group provides products that control pedestrian flow and retail traffic.
ARC provides facilities and construction teams with cloud-based technology solutions to manage the entire building lifecycle, on any device, online or offline. Mobile dashboards help teams operate buildings more productively and efficiently–day-to-day and during emergencies. ARC has over 90,000 customers and 190 offices worldwide.
Vocia from Biamp Systems is a robust Emergency Communication System that meets all of your voice evacuation needs. Vocia is compliant with the new fire safety regulations and can serve as your everyday paging system, saving your money. Our experts can help you navigate the NFPA and building code requirements and provide you with the best solution to integrate and automate your crisis plan.
Hytera is a leading global provider of professional mobile radio communications solutions that improve organizational efficiency and make the world safer. Hytera products have been used to provide critical communications at schools, utilities, oil and gas, governments, public security institutions, public and private transportation companies, and major world events.
Solar Art Window Tinting & Graphics specializes in the installation of professional grade window films and custom printed graphics for commercial and residential use. Additional services include safety and security window film, anti-graffiti window film and full building wraps. We’ve been growing and adapting to the economy for the last 30 years, finding new ways for consumers to save with Green Technology energy saving products.
U.S. Security Associates delivers the most safe, secure, and friendly environments to create better outcomes on your campus and protect your students, teachers, and staff. Not security guards, Professional Security Officers-- where training and preparation make the difference.
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Status Solutions is the pioneering provider of situational awareness technologies with a mission to keep people informed by delivering tools for life safety assurance, security monitoring, environmental awareness and mass notification. Our customized software solutions ensure the right information reaches the right people automatically via various portals and dashboards for faster, more efficient communication. We help organizations better collect, process, interpret and deliver their data to read, see, hear and do therefore managing risk while transforming business operations. Because RIGHT NOW matters most.
For over 60 years, Aiphone has solidified its position as one of the world’s leading providers of communication and intercom systems. The Aiphone brand has become synonymous with innovation and outstanding quality which has placed the company and its products at the forefront of the security and communication market. Aiphone remains committed to providing unmatched customer service by offering customized solutions tailored to support any intercom application.
At Allegion, we help keep people safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 25 brands sold in almost 130 countries across the globe, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond: everything from residential and commercial locks, door closer and exit devices, steel doors and frames to access control and workforce productivity systems. Our brands consist of Schlage, LCN, Von Duprin, Ives, Steelcraft, Zero and more.
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 150,000 original equipment manufacturers, value-added resellers, contract manufacturers, and commercial customers through a global network. The company maintains over 300 sales facilities and 45 distribution and value-added centers, serving over 80 countries.
Autumn Vision provides free, outdoor, digital signage alert systems to college campuses throughout the country. Our primary objective is to provide safety and security to your students, faculty, staff, and visitors that may not have access, or be aware of, your current safety strategy. Send mass emergency notifications, severe weather alerts, or non-urgent messages from anywhere in the world to our stationary, public displays.
Axis offers intelligent security solutions that enable a smarter, safer world. As the global market leader in network video, Axis is driving the industry by continually launching innovative network products based on an open platform - delivering high value to customers through a global partner network. Axis has long-term relationships with partners and provides them with knowledge and ground-breaking network products in existing and new markets.
BEST premium-quality products ensure the highest level of security - giving schools the access, egress and lockdown capabilities they require today. And because our products are durable—which means, long life cycle and minimal maintenance—the reduction in cost of ownership makes it well worth your investment. Additionally, with BEST as part of the dormakaba family of brands, we can address every security need you have for every opening.
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Work faster, smarter and more efficiently with clear, reliable and instant voice communication from BUOY—the channel-based app that brings mobility, collaboration, productivity and security to your school facility, security team, maintenance crew, students, and parents.
CASE Emergency Systems is a leading-edge provider of emergency communications technologies and solutions for use in public areas. Created to seamlessly integrate into any environment, our selection of Blue Light Communication Towers, Wall Units, and Call Boxes offer completely wireless functionality through cellular/satellite calling and solar power with battery back up. No need to dig, trench, or run cables and wiring - CASE Emergency Systems is ready to provide reliable access to emergency communication when and where your campus needs it. What's more, our state-of-the-art remote monitoring system ensures each and every CASE Emergency Systems unit is functioning as expected to provide the safety and security you expect. All our products are developed and built 100% in the USA, and we can also help you upgrade your existing or obsolete system to today's standards.
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As the global leader for intelligent, software-based streetlight control solutions, CIMCON Lighting has the products, applications and expertise that enable college and university campuses to provide safety and security to students, faculty and staff.
Our solutions allow campuses to become smarter, safer, more secure and environmentally friendly by:
- Providing students, faculty and staff with immediate access to campus security via our Blue Light mobile app.
- Providing the right amount of light when and where needed through Motion/Occupancy sensors that enable dimmed lights to quickly come back to 100% power when pedestrian activity is detected.
- Reducing streetlight energy by up to 30% with advanced Dimming Schedules that allow energy to be conserved during off-peak hours.
- Helping eliminate the need for antiquated, often non-functioning Blue Light systems.
- Providing automated fault detection and an alert system that notifies facilities management when a light has failed via text or email alert.
- Providing an immediate return on investment.
PRO-TACT by Claridge stationary and mobile ballistic barriers are designed for public spaces where increased safety is required. Ideal for military installations, recruitment centers, airports, worship centers, courtrooms and schools, these ballistic barriers integrate discreetly into any environment, while providing enhanced protection for a building’s occupants and visitors.
CriticalArc is a global technology innovator and the creator of the distributed command and control solution, SafeZone®, which has been adopted by universities, hospitals, and enterprises across the world. SafeZone fundamentally transforms the way organisations manage safety and security operations across multi-site organisations, by providing real-time situational awareness and enabling proactive response that positively impacts the outcome of any incident.
Started in 1992, Cyrun® is a leading provider of software solutions used by public safety agencies to control, analyze and report on data/information flowing into their organizations. Cyrun solutions are designed by experienced law enforcement professionals to increase efficiency and responsiveness to the needs of constituents. In addition to increasing personnel’s accountability, Cyrun’s Software also improves organizational memory for more informed business decisions. Alliance Solution for School Districts provides a complete and integrated Security Management system for school security. It enables a school or school district to handle day to day operations as well as major events as they occur. Alliance Solution for Higher Education can manage all public safety incidents as well as track personnel activities across campus. Alliance supports multi-campus environments too! It provides detailed reports and follows the normal UCR reporting rules to comply with the Jeanne Clery Statistics Act.
Dahua Technology USA, is a leading manufacturer of video surveillance solutions proven the world over. We focus on integrity and personal relationships to enhance the customer experience. By delivering the highest industry standards in video surveillance—from award-winning cameras to video management software—we provide value by offering superior quality, reliability, and stability.
Diversified designs and deploys unique visualization technologies for command and control applications that enhance situational awareness, reducing response times as well as mitigating risk. Our advanced video wall platforms are utilized by law enforcement, emergency management and security teams nationwide. We understand the importance of your mission and the role that our solutions play in helping to protect your community.
As an industry leading technology solutions provider, Diversified’s specialized teams of technical experts deliver an extensive portfolio of mission critical, collaborative, electronic security, and digital media solutions to a global clientele. Our Mission Critical Environments team will partner with your organization to design custom yet intuitive solutions that enhance your operations, increase productivity, and help drive ROI.
Door Armor™(patent pending), a complete active shooter Intelligent Breachable Barricade Solution, was created to provide Instant-upon-Actuation™ immediate mass notification and to provide secure-in-place safety for those caught in an active shooter emergency, and peace of mind for loved ones. Door Armor™ is simple to actuate. It's manual, intuitive and can be initiated in seconds in case of an emergency. It is a Complete Active Shooter Barricade Solution™ including Intelligent Barricade technology providing Instant-upon-Actuation™ WIFI alert to any school's mass notification platform.
Since 1872 Edwards™ has led the way with innovative fire detection and alarm solutions. From economical control panels to high-end life safety and emergency communications platforms, this rich legacy of inventiveness and uncompromising quality has distinguished Edwards life safety systems as the technologies of choice among building owners and designers the world over.
Hikvision is the world’s leading supplier of video surveillance solutions. Featuring the industry’s strongest R&D workforce, Hikvision designs, develops, and manufactures innovative standard- and high-definition cameras, DVRs, NVRs, and other elements of sophisticated security systems and CCTV technology for both indoor and outdoor use.
Having spent three decades improving and perfecting the art of asset management, KeyTrak was the first company to use a computerized drawer to safeguard and track keys and assets and to develop industry-specific software. That is why they are considered the industry leader in key control and why they have more than 11,000 machines installed in apartment communities, hospitals, military institutions, government facilities, automotive dealerships, high-rise buildings, universities and office complexes worldwide.
KeyTrak knows the key control market and can enhance any business by finding the best key control solution to meet your company’s needs. KeyTrak systems deliver a verifiable audit trail and track business assets, giving you peace of mind.
Maxxess manufactures both traditional access control and a new class of security systems that uniquely empowers and connects your organization. Maxxess provides an adaptable security management platform with the most extensive and seamless set of 3rd party integrations. Maxxess offers a ‘people focused approach’ to security including a smart phone patented, private two-way, emergency & security service.
Motorola Solutions, Inc., provides mission-critical communications products and services to public safety and commercial customers around the world. Our innovations, products, and services play essential roles in people's lives. We provide the situational awareness first responders need when a moment brings catastrophe. We do this by connecting them to seamless communication networks, applications and services, by providing them with real-time information, and by arming them with intuitive, nearly indestructible handheld devices. Motorola Solutions helps people be their best in the moments that matter.
NAPCO Security Group offers LocDown™ security solutions for every educational building and door: from simple local lock-down from inside the classroom door or with teachers’ keyfobs; or campus wide, across a local or enterprise network, combining access control, alarms, video, threat-level and visitor-management. Our SAVI™, Security Access-Control Vulnerability Index™ is designed to help objectively evaluate a school’s vulnerability. For references & more visit www.savischool.com.
Netsync Network Solutions is a HUB-certified, minority-owned, value-added reseller (VAR), specializing in collaboration and unified communications, data center and cloud, network infrastructure, wireless and mobility, physical and cyber security, end-user computing and VDI, optical transport/WAN, managed services and staffing solutions.
Onity electronic locking systems eliminate the cost and inconvenience of administering mechanical keys. Affordable and reliable standalone locks are quick and easy to install, with modular upgrade paths that are built for today and ready for tomorrow. Advancing Access Together: www.onity.com.
OpenEye is an innovator in the design and development of cloud-centric software solutions for video management, business intelligence, and loss prevention. All OpenEye Web Services platform software is developed in Liberty Lake, Washington and many of OpenEye's products are made in America.
Pivot3 provides enterprise-class video surveillance infrastructure in an easy-to-manage, simple-to-deploy, scale-out appliance model. Purpose-built for demanding, data-intensive security and surveillance application workloads, Pivot3 delivers the highest levels of performance, resiliency and availability to eliminate data loss, unplanned downtime and dropped frames.
ReACT! by Pro-Lite is a primary Emergency Notification System specifically created for life threatening moments. Designed by Pro-Lite using its state of the art technology and patented ultra-bright LED strobes and LED messaging saves precious time and reduces vulnerability. Intrusions, severe weather, and all evolving safety-related events require decisive actions under duress. Our pre-programmed and situational response messaging rapidly informs and directs vulnerable people to safety.
Response Technologies, Ltd., produces the Centurion Elite® Emergency Notification System for specialized markets in the U.S., including healthcare and educational facilities. Response Technologies products integrate & expand seamlessly with existing facility systems, and interface directly with law enforcement and other first responders in real-time during an emergency situation, providing location specific details, saving time and lives. Enabling the multiple voice and data outputs, and end user is able to tailor what type of notification is sent to specific contacts. The addition of Centurion® Gateway allows for the power and flexibility of the Centurion Elite® to be extended throughout your organization at a fraction of the cost when compared to other systems on the market.
Robotic Assistance Devices’ mission is to deliver artificial intelligence-based solutions that empower organizations to solve complex challenges while delivering immediate return on investment. Our company was founded on the belief that next-generation solutions can help organizations streamline operations, increase ROI and strengthen business.
SAM Medical designs, develops and distributes life-saving products for the guardians, comforters and miracle workers confronting adversity around the world. We make our living in the hurt business, where living is the only return on investment that matters.
At Siemens, we believe in helping you create the perfect place. Safe, reliable, and energy-efficient buildings and infrastructure give you the perfect place to learn, to develop, to grow, to succeed. With our comprehensive portfolio of building automation and control systems, room automation, fire safety products, and security solutions, you get the partner you need.
SilverShield is the most sophisticated, cloud-based, multi-platform security application available today for schools, medical-facilities, and businesses of all types to improve safety for all onsite stakeholders. The system works on all computers and mobile devices, and includes an integrated set of solutions designed to protect your most important assets, people.
- Cloud-based and Multi-Platform Application (works on PCs, Macs, iPhone, iPad, Android Phones, and Android Tablets).
- Visitor Management System (VMS) produces "near real time" sex offender check, watch list check, and optional criminal background checks.
- Incident Management System (IMS) is a "near real time" alarm system that produces various alert types and produces alert messages via Text/SMS Messages, Emails and Push Notifications.
- Events Management System (EMS) prescreens guests against school's watch list, the national sex offender database and offers an optional criminal background check.
- ID Badge System (IDS) provides permanent ID badges.
- Virtual Academy (VA) is a Video-based learning management system (LMS) with lessons and assessments that you create yourself, or purchase from SilverShield.
Singlewire is committed to developing comprehensive solutions for keeping people safe during emergencies. Our InformaCast software leverages network and mobile devices to send alerts and critical information to the right people in seconds. Some uses include: lockdowns, evacuations, weather alerts, and integration with emergency poles.
Solar Gard protects what matters most to you: your family, your home, your business, your car. Headquartered in San Diego, California, Solar Gard makes state-of-the-art window films and protective coatings for the architecture and automotive markets. Solar Gard is a division of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, as a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, the world leader in habitat and construction markets. Our proven carbon-negative solutions positively impact lives and reduce global greenhouse gas emissions. Solar Gard products are sold in more than 90 countries under the Solar Gard, Quantum, and Solar Gard Armorcoat® brands.
Sony Video Security Systems is a global supplier of high quality and advanced engineering surveillance camera systems for protecting lives, buildings and assets. As a marketing and sales partner with Bosch Security Systems our extended portfolio includes video surveillance, access control, intrusion and fire detection, and communications systems that are used in a wide range of campus environments throughout the world.
While there are many ideas and theories regarding school safety, it is important that schools select evidence based best practice training and solutions proven to improve make schools safer. SSI Guardian has set the New Standard in school safety with our 21st Century Safe School and academically acclaimed advanced training program, the only program in America with an accredited professional development CEU award. A successful security initiative requires a comprehensive approach addressing the social, emotional, mental and physical aspects.
STI manufactures protective enclosures, covers and cages constructed of polycarbonate, fiberglass or metal. Guard against accidental or intentional damage to pull stations, strobes, emergency lights, exit signs and more. Alarms protect extinguishers, AEDs or exit/entry doors from theft or misuse. Buttons for fire pull stations, lockdown, emergency, exit and more.
TOA Electronics is the acoustic expert and is always seeking the perfect sound. At TOA we have made it our mission to supply you not just with high-quality equipment but above all with first-class sound. Our sound systems make millions of peoples’ lives safer and more enjoyable.
Valcom is the market leader in enterprise paging and mass notification solutions providing high quality analog and IP page control interfaces/gateways, VoIP connectivity, IP EndPoints, ceiling/wall speakers, paging horns, analog/digital clocks (IP, Wired, Wireless), emergency blue light stations and message signs. Designed, built and supported in Roanoke VA.
Vicon is a leading provider of mission-critical security surveillance systems. Vicon’s portfolio includes the full range of security solutions including Valerus, a new open platform VMS, VAX, a cutting edge access control solution, a broad range of IP and analog cameras and plug-and-play recorders for analog and IP systems.
Window Film Depot (WFD) is a national sales and installation company of 3M security window films, DefenseLite and BulletShield security panels. Since 1992, WFD has been serving customers by providing ‘good, better, best’ retrofit protective glazing solutions designed to keep your schools safer.
Z-Medica is a medical device company that develops fast-acting, easy-to-use hemostatic products that stop bleeding wherever it occurs. Schools, colleges, and municipalities across the country are equipping first responders with QuikClot® products to control bleeding and keep patients alive until they can be transported to the hospital or trauma unit.
Campus Safety (CS) magazine and CampusSafetyMagazine.com exclusively serve campus police chiefs, security directors, IT personnel, emergency managers and executive administrators involved in the public safety and security of major hospitals, schools and universities in the United States. CS is a product of Framingham, MA.-based publishing company EH Publishing, Inc. The magazine is issued eight times per year and is distributed to more than 18,000 campus safety and security professionals nationwide. Online, CampusSafetyMagazine.com attracts an average of over 66,000 users each month, and is growing rapidly to serve the needs of the expanding campus safety market.
Campus Safety HQ comes from the experts who produce Campus Safety magazine, CampusSafetyMagazine.com and the Campus Safety Conferences. The Campus Safety suite of products serves campus police chiefs, security directors, IT personnel, emergency managers and executive administrators involved in the public safety and security of major hospitals, schools and universities in the United States. Campus Safety is a brand of Framingham, MA.-based publishing company EH Media.
Campus Safety magazine is issued nine times per year and is distributed to more than 18,000 campus safety and security professionals nationwide. Online, CampusSafetyMagazine.com attracts over 35,000 unique visitors each month, and is growing rapidly to serve the needs of the expanding campus safety market. Campus Safety Conferences are offered 3x annually in key U.S. markets.
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DSX Access Systems, Inc. designs and manufactures WinDSX integrated access control software and DSX hardware for all size systems. DSX products are sold worldwide through a network of factory-trained dealers, both domestic and foreign. DSX products include non-host dependent, intelligent, networkable controllers and the WinDSX total access control software.
The Clery Center for Security On Campus is the nonprofit leader in Clery Act compliance training. We conduct nationwide training seminars on best practices in Clery Act compliance both online and in person. The Clery Center's Jeanne Clery Act Training Seminars (CATS) curriculum was designed by a multidisciplinary team of experts and practitioners in the fields of campus law enforcement and student affairs.
The Conference on Crimes Against Women (CCAW) is a national clearinghouse for training on the identification, investigation, and prosecution of all types of violent crimes against women, including domestic and dating violence, sexual assault, stalking and human trafficking. The 14th annual Conference on Crimes Against Women (CCAW) will be held at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel from April 8-11, 2019.
The California College and University Police Chiefs Association (CCUPCA), was founded in 1982 to represent and promote the interests of safety and security in the public and private institutions of higher education throughout California. The non-profit Association is dedicated to promoting and advancing the professional development of higher educational campus safety by acting as a focal point for the exchange of professional ideas and information, and by hosting conferences and training classes.
The Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center (DCAC) is a nationally-known leader in providing training to professionals who investigate crimes against children. As one of the leading Children’s Advocacy Centers in the country, we developed video-based training for professionals, parents, and children. Please visit DCAC Training Center at www.trainingcenter.net for more information.
NASRO is a not-for-profit organization for school-based law enforcement officers, school administrators and school security/safety professionals working as partners to protect students, school faculty and staff and the schools they attend. NASRO is located in Hoover, Ala. and was established in 1991. For more information, visit www.nasro.org.
Safe and Sound Schools is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to improving school safety across the United States through discussion, collaboration, education and sharing of resources. Founded by parents in May 2013 following the Sandy Hook School tragedy, Safe and Sound Schools is a recognized thought leader and resource for school safety improvements in communities across the country.
Safer Schools Together (SST) has a proven record of helping schools throughout North America minimize and manage their risks of student violence with reliable, professional training. We are the first company chosen to deliver mandated provincial Violence Threat Assessment & Preventing Bullying Training to schools and communities in Canada.
Using best practice from the field of Student Violence Threat/Risk Assessment, we show you how to collect data and “connect the dots” – providing you with the tools necessary to prevent needless tragedy and violence. Also offered are comprehensive prevention and intervention strategies to assist school districts and professionals with the identification, tracking and intervention of negative influences.