Speaking to the Media on Security Issues

Friday, September 25 11:20 AM - 12:10 PM EDT

Location: Leadership & Managing Organizations

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Title: Speaking to the Media on Security Issues


Ever wonder how security experts can give the news media and the public a better understanding of security issues? Whether the context is breaking news or an ongoing public debate, the media and the public appreciate concise, well-delivered comments from knowledgable experts. From terrorist incidents and school shootings to art museum heists and major event security, expertise is constantly needed to help people contextualize, consider, and comprehend news events. Based on giving  more than 1,000 TV, radio, and newspaper interviews over 25 years, learn insights frrom a sought-after security expert on how to become a regular news contributor, including what to do, what to expect, and what to watch out for. 

Type: All Access Education

Target Audience Experience Level: Advanced

Industry Application: Industry Agnostic

Globally Focused Session: Globally Applicable

Learning Objective #1: Understand pathways towards becoming a media spokesperson on security issues.

Learning Objective #2: Gain insights on the requirements for becoming a recognized expert in your field.

Learning Objective #3: Comprehend the basics about delivering expertise in a news media format.


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