Today was another busy day at the IACP Conference!
Monday’s Schedule included:
59 Educational Sessions
2 Networking Events
Here are some of the highlights:
- Uniform Day: Thank you to all those who wore their uniforms.
- First General Assembly: The IACP/Target Police Officer of the Year and the Motorola Webber Seavey Award winners were recognized. FBI Director Comey and Attorney General Holder also spoke to the crowd and President Obama sent a video message to attendees.
- The 2nd Plenary Session on Police Interactions with Suspect with Mental Illness: Panelists took an in-depth look at how suspects with mental illness endanger officers and suspects. Strategies on successful engagement were also discussed.
- Networking Reception: Thank you to all those that attended the reception.
- Host Chief’s Night: It was a great night to explore Universal’s Islands of Adventure, every section of the park looked packed.
Coming Up Tomorrow:
- The Second General Assembly will begin at 10:00 AM in the Valencia Ballroom.
- The Expo Hall is open from 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM.
- Poster Sessions from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM in the West Hall A3 Lobby.
- Preparing for and Responding to Active Shooter and Other Complex Attacks: Evolving Challenges to Combat the Growing Threat Plenary Session, 1:00 PM- 3:00PM, W209ABC.
- Annual Banquet starts at 6:00 PM. Join IACP for the swearing-in of the President and the Board of Officers.