Upgrading Event Crowd Safety for Today's World

Mar 17, 2022

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

Concert organizers and attendees alike have a shared concern of safely engaging with live music in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Astroworld tragedy, amongst other recent events. Learn how emerging crowd safety and security policies intersect with both current and future event technology solutions to meet the demands of the pandemic-era live event model. Additionally, we'll cover how the evolving developments in data reporting, proximity metrics, AI and machine learning will play a role in supporting health and safety policy requirements to improve event operations, empower the fan, enhance brand engagement tracking, and preserve the future of IRL human gatherings in our 21st-century world.

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Christian Lau

Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC)

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Gopi Sangha

Cusp Agency

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