Campus Safety and Smart Tech with Steve Given

School campus building with a security symbol on it.

In recent years, an unfortunate conversation has become increasingly essential: How do we protect our loved ones, friends, and coworkers in violent emergency situations? While this question has deeply personal implications, a big part of the answer is rooted in technology. Today’s episode explores the tech that makes our daily lives safer, with an emphasis on campus protection – a topic that’s close to home for many listeners.

To help us better understand the tech advancements in campus security, we’re turning to Steve Given: a tech professional at Avaya who has helped improve not just school safety, but safety for any public space. With over 25 years of experience in tech management, Steve is an expert on networking solutions, healthcare and SMART campus, and Internet of Things.

References and Resources

How Amazon’s Robots Pick, Pack, and Ship – GeekWire

Podcast: Business VoIP Solutions w/ Shana Mallin

FBI Report: Active Shooter Study

Frontier’s Avaya Network Solutions

Avaya Safe Campus

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