Safer Buildings Coalition Commercial Real Estate Summit - DC

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Capitol Technology University

11301 Springfield Road

Laurel, MD 20708

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Safer Buildings Coalition

Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker, P.A.

This impactful day of town hall seminars, exhibits and networking explores topics critical to Commercial Real Estate Professionals and Enterprise regarding mandated Public Safety Communications Technologies, and how these represent an opportunity for your company to do much more with the capital and operating budget, space, and energy required to achieve code compliance.

Join the Safer Buildings Coalition and Shulman Rogers, with experts from the FCC, AT&T, FirstNet, the DC Office of Unified Communications, and Technology Industry Experts for a valuable morning and afternoon that informs and educates on this critical Commercial Real Estate topic.

Networking Breakfast and Luncheon Included Technology Exhibition Space

Who Should Attend:

Enterprise and Commercial Real Estate Profesionals, General Contractors, Architects and Engineering, Planning and Development, Local and State Government and Public Safeety Professionals, and others reposnsible for Budgeting, Planning, Communications and IT Technology, and Compliance to Fire Codes pertaining to in-building public safety communications systems mandated by local jurisdictions.


Smart Buildings - Smart Communities - Public Safety Communications - FirstNet - Code Compliance - Communications and IT Infrastructure - 9-1-1 Location Accuracy - FCC - Budget and Finance - Executive Discussions

Networking Breakfast and Luncheon!
Technology Exhibition!
Can’t Miss Informative Town Hall Panels!

Visit our industry technology Exhibitor Tables, network with colleagues, and enjoy delicious food and beveage in the beautiful CTU student center, adjacent to the Auditorium

Agenda: Click This Link for Updated Agenda


  • Keynote: Public Safety Mandates – Cost or Opportunity?

  • In-Building Public Safety Code Requirements – The Local Codes Mandated for Your Property or Planned Development

  • CRE Public Safety Infrastructure – Key Considerations

  • In-Building E911 Location Accuracy Requirements: A Smart Building Mandate and Opportunity

  • FirstNet and Public Safety Implications for Commercial Real Estate


  • FCC – David Furth - Deputy Chief - Public Safety & Homeland Security Bureau

  • Kevin Nida - FirstNet Consultation Co-Lead for CA, NV & AZ

  • Fred Scalera - AT&T Market Development Manager- FirstNet

  • Donny Jackson - Editor of Urgent Communications Magazine

  • Seth Buechley - Author, Founder of Safer Buildings Coalition

  • Cris Kimbrough – Sr. VP, CBRE

  • Alan Tilles – Shulman Rogers, Telecommunications Chair

  • Guy Jouannelle - DC Office of Unified Communication

  • Chief Alan Perdue - Executive Director, Safer Buildings Coalition

  • Mike Newburn - Communications Technology Manager, Fairfax County

  • Rich Berliner, Connected Real Estate Magazine

  • Tom Chamberlain - Westell Area VP

  • Eric Toenjes - Business Development Manager, Mobility & Smart Cities - Graybar

  • Kevin Kurz – Anixter Wireless Business Manager

  • Verizon Wireless - Representative TBD

  • Chip Strange - VP, Products and Technology - Mosaik

  • More...

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1 Attendee Requirements

1.1 Admittance. Your registration entitles you to admittance to the Event for which you have registered. Any and all other costs associated with your attendance (including without limitation travel and accommodation expenses) shall be borne solely by you, and event host shall have no liability for such costs.

1.2 Use of Likeness. This event will be captured on video for live and future broadcast.
By attending the Event you acknowledge and agree to grant the Safer Buildings Coalition the right at the Event to record, film, photograph, or capture your likeness in any media now available or hereafter developed and to distribute, broadcast, use, or otherwise globally to disseminate, in perpetuity, such media without any further approval from you or any payment to you. This grant to Safer Buildings Coalition includes, but is not limited to, the right to edit such media, the right to use the media alone or together with other information, and the right to allow others to use or disseminate the media.

1.3 Event Content. You acknowledge and agree that Safer Buildings Coalition, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to change any and all aspects of the Event, including but not limited to, the Event name, themes, content, program, speakers, performers, hosts, moderators, venue, and time.

1.4 Attendee Badge Usage. Attendee badges must be worn at all times in Event areas.

2 Prohibited Conduct

2.1 Limitations on Use. By registering for a complimentary Safer Buildings Coalition Events pass you agree not to sell, trade, transfer, or share your complimentary code or badge.

2.2 Suitcasing. “Suitcasing” refers to the practice of attending a trade show but “working the aisles” from a suitcase or briefcase, soliciting business from other attendees and exhibitors. For the good of the show and the exhibitors supporting the show, the only legitimate place to conduct business during show hours is within a contracted exhibit space on the show floor. Exhibiting companies are encouraged to protect their investment and report any violations to Safer Buildings Coalition management. Attendees observed soliciting business in the aisles or other public spaces, or in another company’s booth, will be ejected from the Event and may be banned from future events in Safer Buildings Coalition’s sole discretion.

2.3 Photography, Recording, Live Streaming, and Videotaping. Attendees may not record or broadcast audio or video of sessions at Safer Buildings Coalition Events. Safer Buildings Coalition allows cameras on the show floor. Attendees may take pictures within the show for purposes of company or annual reports, company media pieces, marketing materials, etc.

2.4 Unethical/Non-Compliant Marketing. Safer Buildings Coalition reserves the right to deny admission to anyone who engages in or is reputed to engage in unethical or non-compliant marketing practices.

2.5 In addition to the requirements and prohibitions set forth in this Section 2, Safer Buildings Coalition may also exclude any prospective attendee from registering for or attending any Event, in Safer Buildings Coalition’s sole discretion. Furthermore, Safer Buildings Coalition reserves the right to cancel, in its sole discretion, any attendee’s registration upon refund of the admission fees paid to Safer Buildings Coalition; provided, however, that if an attendee is cancelled for violating any prohibition or requirement set forth in this Section 2, Safer Buildings Coalition may retain all fees paid.

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11301 Springfield Road

Laurel, MD 20708

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