Preparedness Tabletop Exercise In Remembrance of Carlos Villarreal
Tuesday, November 7, 2023 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) (CST)
Political Convention: Pre-Event Planning & Real-time Deployment and Response
In preparation for the 2024 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, join BOMA/Chicago’s Preparedness Committee and the City’s First Responders for the 2023 Preparedness Tabletop Exercise on Tuesday, November 7 from 9 AM to 12 PM at 161 North Clark.
This year’s tabletop exercise will be presented by Titan Security Group. Scenarios will gradually escalate throughout the session and include peaceful protests, civil unrest, and domestic terrorism.
Commercial office professionals including building management, engineers, and security directors, are encouraged to attend. Attendees will receive a take-home tabletop exercise to share with their staff.
Only 100 seats are available. Tickets are $30 per person and include a continental breakfast.
8:30 AM - Check-In & Breakfast
9:00 AM - Tabletop Intro, Scenarios 1 & 2
10:30 AM - Break
10:45 AM - Tabletop Scenario 3
11:30 AM - "Hot Wash" Review & Summary
Remembering Carlos Villarreal
Carlos Villarreal, a US Marine Corps veteran and Senior Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Security Services for Whelan Security, worked in the industry for over 30 years. He oversaw security and consulted on numerous mega-structure projects across North America. Some of these projects included the Willis Tower and John Hancock Center in Chicago, the Empire State Building in New York, the Jin Mao Building in China, and the CN Tower in Toronto. A substantial contributor and beloved member of BOMA/Chicago's Preparedness Committee, Carlos was a frequent speaker, writer, and media resource on matters related to high-rise security and life safety.