Date: August 6 - 8
Location: Charlotte, NC
Hotel: Embassy Suites by Hilton Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort and Spa

             5400 John Q Hammons Drive
             Concord, NC 28027
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Conference Dates: August 6 - 8

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An overview of the schedule can be found below.

August 6 | 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

  • 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Registration
  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Pre-Conferences (Add On)
  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Welcome Reception and Sponsor Showcase
August 7 | 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • 8:00 am - 7:00 pm | Keynotes, Sessions, Lunch and Networking Reception
  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am and 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Sponsor Showcase
  • 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm | EXPRESS PASS | Sponsor Showcase, Tech Track Sessions ONLY and Networking Reception
August 8 | 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • 8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Keynote, Workshops and Lunch

Host Hotel and Conference Location
Embassy Suites by Hilton Charlotte-Concord Golf Resort & Spa

5400 John Q Hammons Drive
Concord, NC 28027
Make Your Hotel Reservation  
Rate: $169++ 
Discount Cut-Off Date: July 16
Includes wifi, self-parking, full cooked breakfast buffet, evening reception, and 3-mile radius shuttle
Call 704-455-8200 and mention Campus Safety Conference
Click here and use Group Code: CSC

  • Make your hotel reservation ASAP as the discounted rates could sell out before the deadline.
  • Visit the hotel's website to view their policies.
  • We do not associate with third parties. We encourage that you take advantage of the CSC hotel rate to ensure that you receive our special rate and benefits.

Recommended Travel Dates and Times

CSC recommends that you make the following travel arrangements:
Conference Pass
  • Arrive August 6 by 3:00 pm (Welcome Reception starts at 5:00 pm). If you are attending the Pre-Conferences, arrive the evening of August 5 or morning of August 6 (Pre-Conferences start at 1:00 pm)
  • Depart on August 8 starting at 7:00 pm or on August 9 (Conference ends at 4:00 pm)
Express Pass
  • Arrive on August 7 by 1:00 pm (starts at 1:00 pm)
  • Depart on August 7 by 7:30 pm (ends at 7:00 pm)
Traveling by Air
The Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is about 30 minutes from the hotel.
The Concord Regional Airport (JQF) is about 8 minutes from the hotel.
For information on airports nearby, click here.
There are no shuttle transfers to and from the hotel. Please use other methods of transportation i.e. Uber, Lyft, taxis etc.
Should you be renting a car and need driving directions to the hotel, please click here.
Traveling by Ground
The hotel has complimentary self-parking.
For driving directions to the hotel, please click here.

is a beautiful area with lots of activities for you to do! Known for "Where Racing Lives" there is so much to do in this area that is only a short walk or drive from the hotel! Plus, the host hotel offers complimentary shuttles that will bring you anywhere within a 3-mile radius! Here are some attractions for you to take advantage that are all less than 2 miles from the hotel!

  • Charlotte Motor Speedway - The local home of NASCAR (.25 Miles from the hotel).
  • Hendrick Motorsports - A world-class name in motor sports, Hendrick has 12 car owner championships in NASCAR. Visit the museum, store as well as the official shops (2 Miles from the hotel).
  • Rocky River Golf Course - Enjoy a round of golf on the #1 public access course in the Charlotte area (At the hotel).
  • Concord Mills Mall - Largest shopping destination with 200+ stores, restaurants and a movie theater (.5 Miles from the hotel)
  • Click here for further information about attractions near the hotel.
  • Click here to see restaurants and attractions in Cabarrus County.

Communities in Schools is a local charity whose mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school, and achieve in life. By participating in this charity, you are donating to an organization that has proven to decrease the dropout rate and increase on-time graduation rates. Join us in giving back to the future of students, and to the future of our state and economy.

How Can You Help?
1. Bring the toiletries from your guestroom and/or bring any of the goods listed below to the registration desk at the conference.
2. Click here to make a monetary donation of your choice.

This includes the following:

  • Toiletries (shampoo, conditioners, soap)
  • School supplies (pencils, pens, notebooks, crayons, etc.)
  • Chapstick, lip balm, etc.
  • Hand sanitizer

The Conference was very informative and had practical roundtable sessions. I recommend this conference to any Head of Security. Its a great way to network with fellow professionals.

Register now for the opportunity to learn and network with those responsible for making their schools and colleges safer.

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