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Agenda

The Conference agenda will be updated as session topics and speakers are confirmed.  Please check back for further details.

WFL – Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel

Draft: 3/3/21

 

Sunday, April 25

Afternoon

Check-In / Registration

 

FBI-LEEDA Store

 

Monday, April 26

 Attire – Business Casual (Education); Casual (Evening Outdoor Event)

Morning

Check-In / Registration

 

Breakfast – Attendees

 

Corporate Partner Exhibition

 

FBI-LEEDA Store

 

Opening Ceremonies

 

Life Scan Wellness Screening

 

Plenary Session #1
Procedural Justice and the Art of Connecting
Assistant Chief Gregory Salters, Ed.D., Fort Lauderdale PD (FL)

 

Introduction – Candidates for Sergeant at Arms

 

Lunch

Afternoon

Spouse and Partner Event

 

Sergeant at Arms – Voting Open

 

Plenary Session #2
The Rules of Engagement:  Image Development and Reputation Management in an Ever-Changing Landscape
Judy Pal, Instructor, Media and Public Relations, FBI-LEEDA

 

Break & Exhibition

 

Plenary Session #3
Free Speech and First Amendment Issues for Law Enforcement
Chief Anne Kirkpatrick (Ret), Instructor, FBI-LEEDA
Virginia Gleason, Public Safety Educator; Adjunct Professor, Seattle University

 

Evening

Welcome Reception
Delegates, guests and vendors invited

 

Tuesday, April 27

Attire – Business Casual

Morning

Breakfast – Attendees

 

Sergeant at Arms – Voting Open

 

Check-In / Registration

 

Corporate Partner Exhibition

 

Life Scan Wellness Screening

 

Plenary Session #4
Serving in the 21st Century
M. Quentin Williams, Former FBI Agent and US Federal Prosecutor; Attorney and Crisis Management Consultant

 

Break & Exhibition

 

Plenary Session #5
Moving Beyond 2020: Turning Tough Times into Better Tomorrows
Dr. Nancy Ryba Panza, Professor, Psychology Department, California State University, Fullerton

 

Lunch

Afternoon

Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Results

 

Plenary Session #6
Suicide by Cop: Assessment, De-escalation, Investigation
David McGill, Instructor, FBI-LEEDA
Rick Wall, Rick Wall Consulting

 

Break & Exhibition

 

Plenary Session #7
Understanding and Responding to Police Officer Suicides
Karen Solomon, Founder, Blue H.E.L.P.
Chris Scallon, Founder, Survival Mindset Consulting

Late Afternoon

Sergeant at Arms Reception

 

Wednesday, April 28

Attire – Business Casual (Education); Business (Evening Event)

Morning

Breakfast – Attendees

 

Check-In / Registration

 

Corporate Partner Exhibition

 

Life Scan Wellness Screening

 

Plenary Session #8
Police Wellness Program Successes
Chief Todd Radford, Lakeway PD (TX); Instructor, FBI-LEEDA

 

Break & Exhibition

 

Plenary Session #9
Current Legal Updates
Mr. Eric Daigle, Esq., Daigle Law Group LLC

 

Lunch
Featuring a Preview of the 2021 Conference

  Afternoon

Plenary Session #10
The Learning Brain
Dr. Neil Moore, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, FBI-LEEDA

 

Break

 

Plenary Session #11
Hiring and Retention in 2021
Virginia Gleason, Public Safety Educator; Adjunct Professor, Seattle University

Evening

Closing Reception & Banquet
Motivating and Empowering Leaders
Mr. Paul Butler, Paul Butler Presentations