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2017 Schedule (Still updating and subject to change)

Sun 11.5
Time Activity POC Location
1200-1500 Vendor’s Range Activity (charge construction & rehearsals) Paul Reel  -TEES TEES Range
1400-1800 Attendee – Vendor Registration / Vendor Set-Up International Breachers Group (IBG) Landers Center
1800-2000 Vendor Show / Refreshments  IBG Vendor Hall
2000-2020 Brief for range demonstration companies TEES Main Hall
Mon 11.6
Time Activity POC Location
0700-0800 Registration IBG Landers Center
0810-0825 Welcome Address:
– IBG
– Desoto County Sheriff’s Dept / Shelby County Sheriff’s Office
 MC – Mike Cowan DCSD Main Hall
 0830-0930 Breakout Session: Law Enforcement Personnel
Lessons learned during operational breaching
Paul Butler – Polk County Sheriff’s Office (FL) Main Hall
 0830-0930 Breakout Session: Military / Government Personnel
Research based blast considerations for operational personnel
Ted Westmoreland – US Army SF (retired) Concession / Theatre
0900-1200  Vendor’s Range Activity (charge construction & rehearsals) Paul Reel -TEES TEES Range
 0940-1035 Operational Overpressure: Concrete, 50 Caliber and grenade exposure Dr Gary Kamimori – US Army
Walter Reed Hospital
Main Hall
 1045-1145 Operational Case Study – Kiwi Breaching Pole – “Mannequin Challenge”  Jerry Smith, Matthew Scratchard – Madison County, AL Main Hall
 1145-1300 Lunch Attendees
 1300-1355 Impulse and Internal Breaching Jeff Levine – Med Eng Main Hall
 1405-1500 Operational Case Study – Hostage Rescue Chris Nilsen / Marshall Milligan – Dallas PD, TX Main Hall
 1500-1730 Vendor Show / Refreshments / Door Prizes Vendors Vendor Hall
 1900-2200 Meet & Greet
Sponsored By: CGS Group
Snacks/ Refreshments / Corn Hole Tournament (prizes)
Pam Vaughan – TEES
CGS Group
Holiday Inn
Tues 11.7
Time Activity POC Location
0830-0925 Hidden Enemy: Invisible Wounds with Lasting Effects Scott Featherman- Blackbox Biometrics Main Hall
0900-1030 Vendors – Final rehearsals at range with  demo teams Paul Reel – TEES TEES Range
0935-1035 Operational Case Study – Hostage Rescue Mission Sean Silvers / Jim Butler – Memphis PD Main Hall
1045-1145 A Neat Charge is a Happy Charge: Technical Considerations in Charge Construction Christopher Cherry Jr.
Cherry Engineering
Main Hall
 1145-1300  Lunch  Attendees
1300-1355  Robotic Breaching – Supporting Tactical Units & General Capabilities  Judson Maxwell – Shelby CSD
 1405-1500 Hydraulic Tactical Breaching
Israel SF – Advantages & Operational Lessons
Ran Nakash SAN , Ltd – Israel Main Hall
1500-1505 Range Brief Alan Brosnan – TEES Main Hall
1505-1730 Vendor Show/Refreshments/Door Prizes
Vendors break down booths at 1730
 Vendors Vendor Hall
1830-2100 Banquet
Sponsored by: Combined Tactical Systems
Breacher Awards / Raffles / Guest Speaker
 Alan Brosnan – TEES Main Hall
Wed 11.8
Time Activity POC Location
0750-0830 Buses move to range
No attendees POV’s permitted at range, buses will be provided
Pam Vaughan – TEES Landers Center
Parking Lot
0830-1130 Range Day:
  • Opening Demonstration
  • Wood and Metal Door Breaching- Core Charges
  • Vendor Breakout Sessions (hands on for attendees)
    Note: Modern Outfitters shooting competition will commence at the same time as the vendor breakout sessions
 MC Max Joseph – TEES
DCSD / SCSD / IBG
  • Safety brief
  • Range orientation
TEES Range
1130-1230 Lunch – Catered at Range  Pam Vaughan – IBG TEES Range
1230-1400 Round Robin Training Session
  • Power Tool Breaching (quickie saw & chain saw)
  • Water tamped wall charges
  • Facility construction to support a breaching program
  • Robotic Breaching

Attendees can choose two subjects to rotate through (40 min per subject)
– Vendors will be available for Q&A

Instructors:
Shane Foster- TEES
Paul Reel – TEES
Alan Brosnan- TEES
Shelby CSD
TEES Range
1410-1530 Range Activity:
  • Advanced Door Breaching (barricades / grill / screen / metal pull doors)
  • Cover Port  & Wall Breaching
 IBG TEES Range
1530-1615 Buses Return to Landers Center  Pam Vaughan – IBG Landers Center
Thu 11.9
Time Activity POC Location
0800-0815 Major Raffle Prize Drawings Shane Foster – IBG Main Hall
0815-1000 July 7, 2016: The Murder of 5 Dallas Police Officers Christian Dalesandro – Dallas PD, TX (retired) Main Hall
1010-1100 Operational Case Study – The Motel Incident Daniel Canete – Dallas PD, TX Main Hall
1105-1150 Panel Discussion:
  • Chuck Mays- SWAT Commander
  • ?
  • Chris Cherry – Cherry Engineering
  • Dr. Gary Kamimori – US Army / Walter Reed Hospital
Alan Brosnan – Moderator Main Hall
1150-1200 Closing Address IBG Main Hall