Reaching New Heights: UPsafety's 2019 User Conference
Reaching New Heights in Enforcement Technology and Strategy
Join us September 25 and 26 for the 2019 UPsafety User Conference in Lancaster
United Public Safety

We’re looking forward to hosting our 3rd Annual User Conference along with special presenters to help optimize your enforcement operations.

Barnacle
CurbTrac
Vigilant

About the Event

Join United Public Safety on September 25 and 26 as we approach a new age in the enforcement industry. We will prepare you with strategies that work, strategies that will help you rise above the obstacles your department may face. We will also present new technologies that will help you and your organization stay ahead of the curve.

We’ll cover topics including

  • The state of UPsafety Tech
  • Best practices in parking enforcement
  • Progressive & proactive programs that have an Impact on customer service
  • Creative, enforcement-friendly immobilization
  • Curb management strategies
  • LPR strategies for effective enforcement

Who should attend?

  • Municipal Government
  • Police Chiefs
  • Public Safety Directors
  • Patrol Officer Supervisors
  • Parking Managers
  • Campus/Hospital Safety & Security Officers

Registration is now open.




Or you may contact us at 215.394.1906 or concierge@upsafety.net

Note that all conference expenses except accommodations and travel paid for by event sponsors.

The Presenters

Joan Young

Joan Young

President, United Public Safety

After thirty years in the hardware manufacturing and integrations field, with a strong emphasis on designing and implementing complex mobile applications, Joan founded and has grown our business in to a leading solutions provider, serving municipalities, universities, hospitals and private property owners across the country. She was the previous owner of Two Technologies Inc., where she played an integral role in designing the industry leading N5 line of rugged devices.


jyoung@upsafety.net


Mike Rubin

Michael Rubin

Lead Solutions Architect, United Public Safety

Mike is a three-year tenured employee with experience managing OWASP compliant, Agile development teams for over eight years. His knowledge of the Microsoft Azure cloud is unparalleled, and he has overseen over 27 successful integrations, thousands of hours of custom software development, and the development of new and innovative features for our solutions. He prides himself and his team on their relentless commitment to refining all aspects of our software.


mrubin@upsafety.net

Andrew Robin

Andrew Robin

Director, Product Innovation, United Public Safety

A six-year tenured employee with experience managing projects for Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Air Force in Afghanistan, Andrew has been with the company from inception. His technical expertise and domain knowledge have been essential in facilitating the development of our world-class software suite, and he continues to work tirelessly on client’s behalf to tailor our product to each organization’s complex needs.


arobin@upsafety.net




David Young

David Young

Chief Financial Officer, United Public Safety

After a brief stint on Wall Street, David decided that building a company would be more valuable than speculating on them. With expertise in data analysis and optimization theory, as well as a CFA in the works, David keeps an eye on the bottom line, and ensures our solution maintains leading ROI for our clients.


djyoung@upsafety.net



Charley DeBow

Charley Debow

Charley has built extensive knowledge and experience in the parking and mobility industry and is widely recognized as a municipal technology and innovation leader. He has managed municipal, private and event parking operations and has spent the last five years as a mobile payment sales executive. His broad expertise allows him a comprehensive understanding of how to correctly apply technology to any parking operation.

Scott Monroe

Scott Monroe

Scott is an original member of the Barnacle Parking team. After over ten years of public service as an active duty U.S. Marine and professional fire fighter, Scott joined Barnacle to lead Business Development and Government Affairs. Scott is passionate about smart government and using technology to improve operational efficiencies while improving customer experience. Active in his Wilmington, NC community, he was appointed to the City’s Downtown Parking Advisory Committee and is a candidate for City Council.

Bryan Alexander

Bryan Alexander

Bryan is a Regional Sales Director with Barnacle Parking. With over ten years technology experience outside of parking and five years in the industry, Bryan joined Barnacle to help lead sales in the Northeast. He is anxious to apply his knowledge and expertise to the industry to help create new ways of applying technology to enforcement challenges.

Alex Tallentire

Alex Tallentire

Alex is the Director of Parking Sales at Vigilant Solutions. Alex has a background in sales and implementation of multi-space meter and enforcement technology and has seen the benefits of implementing a license plate-enabled parking environment. As the Parking Director, his focus is on sales, delivery, and innovation of Vigilant’s Parking Technology.

Larry Cohen

Larry Cohen

Executive Director


Larry, CAPP, is in his ninth year as the Executive Director of The Lancaster Parking Authority. He is a past Director at The George Washington University, Johns Hopkins and University of Pennsylvania Health Systems. Larry serves as a Board of Director of the International Parking and Mobility Institute and is a four-term past President of the Middle Atlantic Parking Association and member of the Pennsylvania Parking Association. He is an enthusiastic and visionary leader in implementing new programs and follows “best practices” in all aspects of operations. To that end, the LPA was recently awarded as an Accredited Parking Organization by the International Parking and Mobility Institute. Among his many written publications, he authored the groundbreaking, “Saving Lives” articles that has become a benchmark around the world in assisting in implementing suicide mitigation initiatives from garages and buildings. He has provided consulting services to many organizations throughout the country, spoken at numerous conferences, and has provided expert opinions to media outlets.

 

M. Ibrihim Aman

M. Ibrahim Aman

Director of Operations


Ibrahim Aman is a seasoned leader with nearly 30 years of management and leadership experience in the parking industry, bringing extensive experience and expertise in all facets of the business including, but not limited to Operations, Finance, Human Resources, Technology and Customer Service. Before joining the Lancaster Parking Authority as Director of Operations, Ibrahim, managed parking and successfully led people, projects and special events for Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Dulles International Airport, and George Washington University. As a highly respected professional, Ibrahim plays an instrumental role in growing and developing the Lancaster Parking Authority with his focus on operational excellence; creating revenue enhancement strategies, operational and technological advancements.

The Agenda

(Updated September 5, 2019)

9-25
Wednesday, September 25, 2019

By 12:00pm

Arrivals at Marriott

12:00pm

Lunch at Shot & Bottle

1:00pm

3:00pm

Tour of Lancaster Parking Authority

Larry Cohen, Executive Director

Ibrahim Aman, Director of Operations

3:00pm

5:00pm

Walking Tour of Downtown Lancaster

lancaster parking authority

See why Forbes named Lancaster one of the best U.S. places to travel in 2019.  The Lancaster Parking Authority team will take you through town on foot to see some of the popular spots everyone's talking about, including Gallery Row and Fulton Theater.


or


A Drive-Along with Vigilant Solutions

Vigilant Solutions

Catch a ride around Downtown Lancaster in Vigilant Solutions’ LPR-equipped vehicle to see the solution in action!

5:30pm

6:30pm

Welcome Meet and Greet Happy Hour

Federal Taphouse

 

Opening Remarks

Joan Young

United Public Safety

 

Step 1 of Curb Management: Accepting Multiple Apps

Charley DeBow

CurbTrac

7:00pm

Downtown Lancaster

All sessions to be held in the Conestoga Room, Level 4 of The Marriott at Penn Square.

9-25
Thursday, September 26, 2019

9:00am

Breakfast served

9:00am

10:00am

The UPsafety Roadmap

Andrew Robin & Mike Rubin

United Public Safety

10:00am

11:00am

Parking Enforcement Best Practices

Bryan Alexander

Barnacle

 

 

How Progressive and Proactive Enforcement Programs Impact Customer Service

Scott Monroe

Barnacle

11:00am

12:00pm

Tips and Tricks: Implementing a Successful LPR Enabled Parking Program

Alex Tallentire

Vigilant Solutions

 

Do More with Your Data: Help Better Allocate Your Resources with LPR Enabled Parking

Alex Tallentire

Vigilant Solutions

12:00pm

Break

12:15pm

1:00pm

Lunch served

 

12:15pm

1:00pm

Product Expo & Networking

 

1:00pm

2:00pm

Enhancing the Customer Experience with e-Commerce

David Young

United Public Safety

2:00pm

3:00pm

Panel Discussion

with UPsafety, CurbTrac, Barnacle and Vigilant Solutions

3:00pm

 

Closing Remarks

 

Unless otherwise noted, all conference sessions will be held at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square: 25 South Queen Street, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603

Accommodations

Don't wait to book! Rooms are limited.


Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square

25 South Queen Street,
Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603


Lancaster Marriott Website >


RESERVATIONS:

717-239-1600


 


Experience this landmark hotel in Lancaster, PA, a city recently named a “Top 10 U.S. Cities to Visit” by Forbes. Central to Downtown Lancaster and beautifully integrated with a world-class convention center, Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square offers a prime location in Lancaster City within walking distance to full-time entertainment and trendy dining.



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Lancaster Marriott

The Sponsors

United Public Safety

Founded in 2012, United Public Safety is a leading provider of enforcement, asset tracking and business process automation sofware to modern governments and operators. We are enforcement lifecycle specialists, with a focus on the latest technology, seamless implementations and a dedication to 24/7/365 in-house support.

Barnacle

Barnacle Parking Enforcement (ITSA Solutions LLC) is an investor-backed technology company revolutionizing the Parking Industry. Their patented solution embeds mobile connectivity and online payment processing in a consumer and enforcement friendly immobilization product. Their modern take on parking enforcement has been featured on Modern Family, the Today Show and Wired magazine. Their vision is to leverage technology to transform inefficient consumer experiences, worldwide.

Vigilant Solutions

Vigilant Solutions’ technology helps law enforcement solve crimes faster to keep officers and communities safe. A leader in machine vision and data analytics for the public safety market internationally, Vigilant Solutions provides license plate recognition (LPR), facial recognition and ballistic analysis to deliver intelligence to agencies across the globe. Built for agencies of all sizes, Vigilant Solutions’ technology increases investigative efficiency, generates more leads, connects cases, and reduces crimes with advanced analytics, billions of nationwide commercial LPR detections, and a hosted facial recognition gallery.