Neighbourhood Alert Conference 2021

The 2021 Neighbourhood Alert Conference was held on the 18th March 2021. The agenda for the day was as followed:

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Time Item Presenter Presentation
10:00 -10:30 Welcome, introduction & conference protocol Mike Douglas, VISAV  
10:30 -10:35 Meet the VISAV Team All, VISAV  
10:35 -10:40 New partner introductions Warwickshire Police
North Yorkshire Police
Get Safe Online
North Wales
10:40 -11:00 Targeted messaging & the Humber Talking journey Chief Inspector Paul French,
Humberside Police
11:00 -11:20 A Police & Crime Commissioner perspective Dave Hudson, Communications & Engagement Manager,
Humberside OPCC
11:20 -11:45 A statistical approach to Leicestershire Talking Chief Inspector Michael Fletcher,
Leicestershire Police
11:45 -11:55 Comfort break    
11:55 -12:15 The impact of Covid and its challenges from a partnership perspective Wille Clark, National Co-ordinator
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
12:15 -12:35 WM Now: Past, Present, Future Various VIP’s led by Jessica Redmond, Engagement Officer,
West Midlands Police
12:35 -12:50 The role of Multi-Scheme Administrators Cheryl Spruce,Head of Membership & Community Engagement,
Neighbourhood Watch Network
12:50 -13:00 Comfort break    
13:00 -13:05 Afternoon session introduction Mike Douglas, VISAV  
13:05 -13:20 Action Fraud update Andy Baguley, National Lead Force Engagement & Performance
City of London Police
13:20 -13:45 Our Lancashire Talking journey Martin Selway, Neighbourhood Policing Development Manager,
Lancashire Constabulary
13:45 -13:55 Review of the extensive precautions VISAV take to keep your data safe Qamar Sheikh & Jon Shaw, VISAV PDF
13:55 -14:25 V4 update and demonstration... Jon Shaw, VISAV  
13:55 -14:25 ...Including WhatsApp, RCS & SMS developments (Esendex Partnership) Jordan Russell, Esendex PDF
14:25 -14:35 New V4 training centre Mike Douglas & Jon Shaw, VISAV  
14:35 -14:50 V4 development timeline and key milestones Mike Douglas & Chris Davis, VISAV  
14:50 -15:00 Conference close & final questions Mike Douglas, VISAV  


Targeted Messaging & Humber Talking

Presented by Chief Inspector Paul French, Humberside Police


A Police & Crime Commissioner Perspective

Presented by Communications and Engagement Manager Dave Hudson, Humberside OPCC


Our Lancashire Talking Journey

Presented by Martin Selway, Neighbourhood Policing Development Manager at Lancashire Police


V4 Update & Demonstration

Presented by Jon Shaw, IT Director at VISAV


Esendex Partnership

Presented by Jordan Russell, Esendex


V4 Training Centre Overview

Presented by Jon Shaw, IT Director at VISAV & Mike Douglas, Product Director of Neighbourhood Alert