Tuesday, October 24

12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
pre-conference workshop – Harnessing ai: a beginner’s guide to chatgpt

Matt Carollo, Founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Carollo Marketing

Wednesday, October 25

8:00 AM – 9:30 am
The four tendencies – getting consistent performance by tailoring the ask

Taylor Fischer, Director of Projects Management, Negwer Door Systems

playing the chd game: a new tool for your onboarding kit

Peter Wilson, Field Training Manager, Allegion

electronic access control
8:30 AM – 9:30 am
spc alliance – a new and bold alliance of independents working together

Peter Sedgwick, Executive Director, SPC Alliance

trends and/or technology
9:45 am – 10:45 am
healthy building materials

Amy Musanti, Director of Sustainability, ASSA ABLOY

trends and/or technology
Leadership is the secret ingredient.

Jonathan Morse, General Manager, Allen Commercial Door & Specialty Hardware

the 5ps – a systematic approach to securing the classroom

Ron Shaffer, Industry Solutions Leader – Education, SALTO Systems

safe schools
windstorm resistance requirements for doors – applications and performance

Yuriy Farber, Product Development Manager, Securitech Group, Inc.

11:00 am – 12:00 PM
changing the face and facing the change in security

Sabrina Wilson, SVP Human Resources, dormakaba

Layered Safety and Security

Ken Cook, Director of National School Safety and Advocacy, Allegion

safe schools

Thursday, October 26

8:00 AM – 9:30 am
Code Update – What’s new in the 2024 model codes?

Lori Greene, Manager – Codes & Resources, Allegion

8:30 AM – 9:30 am
artificial intelligence: from “wargames” to alexa & siri to what’s next…

Erin Wilson, Manager Influencer Education, dormakaba

trends and/or technology
keying in house

Lloyd Seliber, Director, Keying Solutions

radio frequency shielding

Bob McCluney, CEO, Krieger Specialty Products

the importance of developing a brand voice and leveraging social marketing for your business

Anesha Woods, Project Manager/Estimator, Allen Commercial Door & Specialty Hardware

sales and marketing
9:45 AM – 10:45 am
attracting div. 8 talent

Brian Calsyn, Vice President, Bunner-Parrott, LLC

business operations
more than just security – a competitive advantage for retailers

John Wright, Industry Solutions Leader – Retail, SALTO Systems

business operations
one school’s quest to secure their school, through partnerships with industry experts and outside grant funding

Christin Kinman, End User Consultant, Allegion

safe schools
revolutionary sliding door locking solutions for healthcare, class a office and retail spaces

Qjanyan Cheng, Vice President of Product Development, INOX

trends and/or technology
sliding into new possibilities: innovations in pocket door systems 

Laurie McCowan, President, Cavity Sliders USA

trends and/or technology
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Panel Presentation – Door security & safety foundation: creating standards to propel our industry forward

James Gammon, CFDAI, MBA, DHI Director of Technical Activities
Jim Tartre, CDC, FDHI, DSSF Board President, National Sales Manager, Kelley Bros