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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: 4/20/21

Sunday, April 25

12:00 pm
6:00 pm
Check-In / Registration WFL – Rio Vista I
12:00 pm
6:00 pm
FBI-LEEDA Store WFL – Rio Vista II

 

Monday, April 26

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

6:30 am
5:00 pm
Check-In / Registration WFL – Rio Vista I
7:00 am
8:15 am
Breakfast – Attendees WFL – Atlantic Ballroom
8:00 am
4:00 pm
Corporate Partner Exhibition WFL – Las Olas Foyer
8:00 am
4:00 pm
FBI-LEEDA Store WFL – Rio Vista II
8:00 am
9:30 am

Opening Ceremonies
Welcome and Recognition
Dominic Rizzi, President, FBI-LEEDA

Recognition – Trilogy Recipients
Recognition – eTrilogy Recipients
Recognition – Agency Trilogy Recipients

Remarks from the FBI Leadership
Deputy Director Paul M. Abbate, FBI

WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
10:00 am
4:00 pm
Life Scan Wellness Screening WFL – Sea Breeze
9:45 am
11:15 am
Plenary Session #1
Procedural Justice and the Art of Connecting
Assistant Chief Gregory Salters (Ret), Ed.D., Fort Lauderdale PD (FL)
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
11:15 am
11:45 am
Introduction – Candidates for Sergeant at Arms WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
11:45 am
12:45 pm
Lunch WFL – Atlantic Ballroom
12:45 pm
3:00 pm
Guest Event  
1:00 pm
4:00 pm
Sergeant at Arms – Voting Open WFL – Rio Vista I
1:00 pm
2:15 pm
Plenary Session #2
The Rules of Engagement: Image Development and Reputation Management in an Ever-Changing Landscape
Judy Pal, Instructor, MPR and Master PIO, FBI-LEEDA
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
2:15 pm
2:30 pm
Break & Exhibition WFL – Las Olas Foyer
2:30 pm
4:00 pm
Plenary Session #3
Free Speech and First Amendment Issues for Law Enforcement

Chief Anne Kirkpatrick
(Ret), Instructor, FBI-LEEDA; Principal, Magis Police Consulting
Virginia Gleason
, Magis Police Consulting; Adjunct Professor, Seattle University
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
6:00 pm
9:00 pm

Welcome Reception

Delegates, guests and vendors invited

WFL – Hotel Poolside

 

Tuesday, April 27

Attire – Business Casual

7:00 am
8:15 am
Breakfast – Attendees WFL – Atlantic Ballroom
7:00 am
11:00 am
Sergeant at Arms – Voting Open WFL – Rio Vista I
7:00 am
11:00 am
Check-In / Registration WFL – Rio Vista I
8:00 am
4:00 pm
Corporate Partner Exhibition WFL – Las Olas Foyer
8:00 am
4:00 pm
FBI-LEEDA Store WFL – Rio Vista II
8:30 am
8:45 am
Presentation of the 2020 Award of Excellence WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
8:30 am
9:45 am
Plenary Session #4
Serving in the 21st Century
M. Quentin Williams, Former FBI Agent and US Federal Prosecutor; Attorney and Crisis Management Consultant
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
9:00 am
4:00 pm
Life Scan Wellness Screening WFL – Sea Breeze
9:45 am
10:00 am
Break & Exhibition WFL – Las Olas Foyer
10:00 am
11:30 am
Plenary Session #5
Moving Beyond 2020: Turning Tough Times into Better Tomorrows
Dr. Nancy Ryba Panza, Professor, Psychology Department, California State University, Fullerton
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
11:30 am
12:30 pm
Lunch WFL – Atlantic Ballroom
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Results WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
1:00 pm
2:30 pm
Plenary Session #6
Suicide by Cop: Assessment, De-escalation, Investigation
Rick Wall, Rick Wall Consulting; Chief (Ret), California State University Los Angeles
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
2:30 pm
2:45 pm
Break & Exhibition WFL – Las Olas Foyer
2:45 pm
3:45 pm
Plenary Session #7
The Path Forward: Contemporary Issues in Law Enforcement
Eric Daigle, Esq., Daigle Law Group LLC
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
3:45 pm
4:15 pm
Plenary Session #8
Remarks from the FBI Leadership
Assistant Director George P. Beach II, Office of Partner Engagement, FBI
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
4:30 pm
6:00 pm
Sergeant at Arms Reception WFL – Sky Terrace

 

Wednesday, April 28

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

7:00 am
8:15 am
Breakfast – Attendees WFL – Atlantic Ballroom
7:30 am
9:30 am
Check-In / Registration WFL – Rio Vista I
8:00 am
1:30 pm
Corporate Partner Exhibition WFL – Las Olas Foyer
8:00 am
1:30 pm
FBI-LEEDA Store WFL – Rio Vista II
8:30 am
1:30 pm
Life Scan Wellness Screening WFL – Sea Breeze
8:30 am
9:45 am
Plenary Session #9
Police Wellness Program Successes
Chief Todd Radford, Lakeway PD (TX); Instructor, FBI-LEEDA
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
9:45 am
10:00 am
Break & Exhibition WFL – Las Olas Foyer
10:00 am
11:30 am
Plenary Session #10
Police Officer Suicide: The Tough Conversation
Karen Solomon, Founder, Blue H.E.L.P.
Chris Scallon, Founder, Survival Mindset Consulting
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
11:30 am
12:30 pm
Lunch WFL – Atlantic Ballroom
12:45 pm
2:00 pm
Plenary Session #11
Trust and Community: Realizing True Policing Potential in the 21st Century
Dr. Neil Moore, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, FBI-LEEDA
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
2:00 pm
2:15 pm
Break WFL – Las Olas Foyer
2:15 pm
3:45 pm
Plenary Session #12
Hiring and Retention in 2021
Virginia Gleason, Magis Police Consulting; Adjunct Professor, Seattle University
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom
6:00 pm
8:00 pm
Closing Reception & Banquet
Motivating and Empowering Leaders
Paul Butler, Paul Butler Presentations
WFL – Las Olas Ballroom