Attend NaviGate Prepared Safety Academy

NaviGate Prepared Safety Academy

Join NaviGate Prepared for our annual Summer Safety Academy & Conference—a two-day workshop that gives you exclusive access to hands-on training, a first look at new product developments and expert advice from thought leaders in school safety.

New for 2019

The Safety Academy Awards

Showcase your outstanding achievements in school safety.

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Student Threat Assessment

Get hands-on experience with our newest solution, which supports your school’s existing teams and enhances your threat assessment processes.

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Featured Presenters

John-Michael Keyes

Executive Director, I Love U Guys Foundation

For nearly a decade, Mr. Keyes has represented The “I Love U Guys” Foundation to districts, departments, agencies and organizations regarding school safety. Prior to that, his career has spanned graphic design, communications, writing, software and database development. The death of his daughter, Emily, at the hands of a gunman at Platte Canyon High School compelled Mr. Keyes to bring his professional expertise to the arena of school safety. Today, Mr. Keyes is an internationally sought keynote speaker not just in the arena of school safety but often presents to law enforcement-only audiences.

Cynthia Marble

Senior Consultant, SIGMA Threat Management Associates

Cynthia Marble is a Senior Consultant with SIGMA Threat Management Associates and a nationally recognized leader in threat management, national security, executive protection, and global security operations. Before joining SIGMA, Ms. Marble served for over 25 years with the U.S. Secret Service, most recently as the Special Agent in Charge for the U.S. Secret Service Houston Field Office. She has extensive experience conducting, as well as supervising, threat assessment and protective intelligence investigations on high-profile public officials and public figures.

Who should attend?

  • Existing customers looking to expand and optimize how they use our safety tools
  • Schools interested in partnering to improve and enhance their emergency preparedness
  • District administrators and safety directors looking to learn best practices in emergency preparedness

2018 Conference Highlights

This past summer, we hosted more than 130 staff and administrators at our event—sending everyone off to start the school year with fresh ideas for and greater confidence in their school safety initiatives.

Our presenters ranged from NaviGate Prepared staff to current customers and a panel of SROs, bringing a range of perspectives to the table. Additionally, we rounded out programming with talks from three, high profile keynote speakers:

Michele Gay

Co-Founder, Safe and Sound Schools

Reunification at Sandy Hook: Reuniting Families in the Aftermath of a School Crisis

Michael Dorn

Executive Director, Safe Havens International

Know the Drill – Safe and Effective School Emergency Operations

Anthony Huey

President & Presenter, Communicate Clearly

Crisis Management in the Age of Social Media

Read more about the 2018 NaviGate Prepared Safety Academy.