Russell C. Collett
Strategic Business Development
224-688-8941 - direct
on Resources: Are New Technologies the Answer?
Industries across the United States are
becoming the most highly regulated industries in the world with countless
regulatory organizations changing policy and practice requirements on an annual
basis. Security and Safety Professionals are bombarded with increasing
expectations for compliance, risk management, fiscal performance, etc. Sadly, very little is offered in terms of how
to accomplish this with diminishing resources.
Emerging technologies are often touted as
ultimate solutions but may offer as much confusion and disruption as they do
opportunity. This presentation will
briefly review the attributes of emerging
technologies and offer a guide towards evaluating and selecting productive,
useful and valuable solutions.
The presentation will be both educational
and interactive. Participants will
achieve the following:
- Acquire a better understanding
- "Cloud Computing" or
- Software as a Service (SaaS)
- Understand how to recognize and
evaluate technologies in terms of
- Access Control
As a retired U.S.
Secret Service high-ranking official, Collett brings over 25 years of
experience planning successful security for U.S. presidents, world leaders, and
our nation's critical infrastructure and key assets. As a former chief operating officer of an
international security firm, Collett also brings experience in the development
of new security programs, human resources and training, enterprise risk,
regulatory compliance, and the expansion of business opportunities. He is
responsible for cultivating new business for the NaviGate product in multiple
verticals including healthcare, higher education, Government, sports, public
venues, and manufacturing segments. Collett also directed the Service's
financial, cyber and electronic crime investigations in Chicago, one of the
agency's largest field districts. He is a member of ASIS International, the
International Association of Chiefs of Police, and maintains a proactive and
strategic alliance with several local, regional and national organizations
dedicated to addressing homeland security, emergency management, business
continuity and disaster recovery.