Single-Platform Tracking Delivers Comprehensive Situational Awareness

20 September 2022

Single-Platform Tracking Delivers Comprehensive Situational Awareness: APX P25, Broadband and TRBO GPS Devices

Overview

For Public Safety, Law Enforcement, Fire, EMS, Search and Rescue, the safety of our communities is paramount. Of primary concern is Team Member safety and coordination while responding for planned events or dynamic incidents for first responders. Real-time tracking of Team Members and physical assets empowers situational awareness for commanders to make decisions to save lives of victims and responders. Join this session to learn how GPS tracking of Motorola P25 and broadband cellular assets in a single software application provide mission-critical information and the complete common operational picture that translates into actionable, data-driven intelligence that informs operations,

Join the CompassCom team and the City of Derry New Hampshire Police Department to learn how to use Esri ArcGIS based data in police operations. Focus areas will include using location data to improve areas of operations that result in enhanced law enforcement service to the community, and officer safety. Officers will discuss efficiencies that have led to improved resource utilization, incident response and case resolution.

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: 
  • ​Public Safety Communications Managers
  • Federal, State and Local Law Enforcement
  • Search and Rescue Personnel
  • Fire/EMS

 

Session Format:

Hosted on an exciting and interactive virtual event platform, this event features a virtual auditorium, with live audience Q&A, polling and audience interaction.

 

 

AGENDA
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
All times in US Mountain time

10:00 – 10:05am
Facilitator’s Welcome and Introduction
Facilitator: Brant Howard, CEO and Founder, CompassCom Software Corporation

 

 

10:05 – 10:15am
CompassTrac Introduction

Presenter: John Gallagher, National Account Manager, CompassCom Software Corporation

A brief introduction and overview of the CompassTrac product and its features. The CompassTrac Enterprise on-premise system supports deployments where ownership, control and security is the requirement. Enterprise fleet tracking and management behind your firewall, within your infrastructure, and on-premises works with your ArcGIS platform, enterprise systems, and policies, while AI hardened systems are available to support the most stringent security requirements.

10:15 – 10:30am
Using Location Data to Improve Operations

Presenter: Sergeant Chris Talbot, Administrative Services, Derry Police Department, Derry, NH

The Town of Derry New Hampshire Police Department will share how they use GIS-based data in police operations. Focus areas will include using location data to improve areas of operations that result in enhanced law enforcement service to the community, and officer safety. Officers will discuss efficiencies that have led to improved resource utilization, incident response and resolution and SAR activity.

10:30  10:45am
Audience Q&A and Panel Discussion
Facilitator: Brant Howard, CEO and Founder, CompassCom Software Corporation
Panelists:
Sergeant Chris Talbot, Administrative Services, Derry Police Department, Derry, NH
John Gallagher, National Account Manager, CompassCom

Presenters will take live questions from the audience and discuss in a panel format.

ABOUT THE SPEAKERS

Facilitator
Brant Howard
Founder and CEO, CompassCom
Brant Howard is the Founder and CEO of CompassCom Software Corporation a provider of GIS centric GNSS Tracking Systems. He is an innovator and leader of the CompassCom Team to develop and deploy  tracking systems for mission critical applications. Brant has undergraduate and Master’s Degrees in Geology from Indiana University. His experience includes the US Geological Survey; Camp, Dresser & McKee, and endeavors in the Remote Sensing, GPS and the electronic technology professions. Brant holds Patents in Geospatial and Mobile Resource Management technology, and has authored articles in technical journals relating to Geology, GIS, remote Sensing and Mobile Resource Management. He has been an adjunct faculty member at the University of Denver, and presents at seminars and conferences worldwide.

Sergeant Chris Talbot
Administrative Services, Derry Police Department, Derry, NH
Christopher Talbot is a Police Officer with the Derry, NH Police Department. He is currently assigned as a Sergeant with the Administrative Services Bureau. During his time with the Derry Police Department, Chris was assigned to the investigation bureau for 6 years where he investigated various crimes including sexual assaults, intellectual property crimes, white collar crimes, burglaries, violent assaults, and homicides. He is an Accident Reconstructionist and is a member of the Derry New Hampshire Police Department’s Accident Reconstruction Team. Chris has processed hundreds of crime scenes and is a graduate of the SIRCHIE Crime Scene Technology class. He also serves as the New Hampshire board member for the New England Division of the International Association for Identification (NEDIAI). In recent years, Chris has been assigned to the Administrative Services Bureau, where he supervises the recruitment/hiring of officers, fleet purchases, department equipment upgrades, and department training.

John Gallagher
National Account Manager, CompassCom
John Gallagher joined CompassCom Software Corporation after a 32 year career at Motorola Solutions Inc. During his career he served as an Account Executive, Rocky Mountain Regional Sales Director and Vice President of North American Sales for the Motorola Information Systems Group. John also served as Director of Business Operations for Motorola PremierOne CAD group and completed his career as the National Account Manager for the U.S. Department of the Interior as a member of the Motorola U.S. Federal Government Markets Division.