Site Tours And Workshops: Monday, 23 October 2017 and Thursday, 26 October 2017

Site Tour A: Monday, 23 October 2017

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM ANZ Stadium and Spotless Stadium

Daryl Kerry, Chief Executive Officer, ANZ Stadium
This session will take you on a tailored site tour of ANZ Stadium, Spotless Stadium and the surrounding precinct. Enjoy a breakfast outside Spotless Stadium where you will have the opportunity to talk to network before the tour. Jonathan Seward, Head of Property Development will then guide you through Spotless’ venue design, digital transformation and future plans.

Daryl Kerry

Chief Executive Officer
ANZ Stadium

Site Tour B: Thursday, 26 October 2017

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM SCG and Allianz Stadium Site Tour

This session will take you on a tailored site tour of the SCG and Allianz Stadium and the surrounding precinct.

Enjoy breakfast outside SCG/Allianz Stadium where you will have the opportunity to network before the tour.

The Head of Property and the Head of security will then guide you through venue design, digital transformation and future plans. The tour will also examine the security aspects of the venues, with particular focus on: emergency management plans, facial recognition technology, restricted vehicle access, movement of large crowds, bag checking spaces, an emergency exits.

Workshop A: Monday, 23 October 2017

This workshop will cover:
  • Ensuring a Culture of Security while Managing the fan Experience
  • Best Practice Emergency Management Planning and Training
  • Hardening Strategies for Existing Venues
  • Precinct Security Emergency Management Planning
  • Protecting your Venue through Access Control Technologies


Workshop leader:

Craig Sheridan APM

Lead Security and Risk Advisor, Virgin Supercars Events, Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, Lead Security and Risk Advisor
Vivid Sydney 2017, 2018, Destination NSW

Workshop B: Monday, 23 October 2017

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Best Practice Emergency Management Planning and Training: Meeting the challenge of heightened threat environment

Steve Budgen, Former Tactical Commander, Australian Federal Police Specialist Response Unit
This workshop will cover:
  • Refining how your emergency management plan integrates with the rest of the organisation
  • Developing a culture within your organisation to make emergency management priority
  • How the plan reaches out across the stadium and into the wider parts if the jurisdiction
  • Integrating and scenario planning with emergency services
  • Ensuring risk assessments are reviewed regularly
  • Precinct Security Emergency Management Planning
  • Ensuring joined up thinking between buildings and local precincts - comparing state legislation
  • Integrating emergency management plans and security management plans


Workshop leader:

Steve Budgen

Former Tactical Commander
Australian Federal Police Specialist Response Unit