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7 Actionable Ways to Increase the Number of Buildings in which First Responders Can Communicate During an Emergency

John Giarolo  (EVP of Sales and Marketing, Fiplex)

Alan Perdue  (Executive Director, Safer Buildings Coalition)

Earl Lum  (President, EJL Wireless Research)

Date: Thursday, September 30

Time: 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Track: In-Building Wireless

Format: 75-Minute Short Course

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All Audiences

Although notable progress has been made, the uncomfortable truth is there are still too many buildings with no indoor public-safety coverage and still too many challenges slowing deployments. To achieve breakthroughs, stakeholders must rethink the problem, not the solution. This panel explores fresh perspectives and initiatives ranging from technology, business models, certification and more that are not only actionable but, more importantly, will create a much-needed inflection point to increase the number of buildings in which emergency first responders can communicate during an emergency.