Call for Papers

Papers could be submitted along the following major themes. Depending on the submission dates, themes could be modified or expanded as suitable.

08:00 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 09:45 Opening & Welcome Remarks
09:45 – 10:00 Key Note Speech
10:00 – 10:30 Panel Discussion: School Transportation Issues, Laws and Concerns
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Session Itinerary: 1 Key note, 2 presentations
12:00 – 12:30 Session Itinerary: 1 Key note, 2 presentations
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 Workshop 1
15:00 – 16:00 Workshop 2
Closing remarks and end of the conference day 1

Timelines for paper selection

Paper selection Deadline
Abstract submission deadline 10 October 2018
Notification of selected abstracts 30 October 2018
Submission of final paper 10 November 2018

Agenda Topics

Themes to be addressed will include:

  • Latest child safety products and technologies
  • Digital Threat assessment
  • Student Safety and Social Media: Knowing what’s going on in the online community
  • Bully Prevention
  • School Security & Emergency Preparedness
  • School security planning and management
  • Drugs and Alcohol Prevention
  • Emergency Planning, Drills and Improvement
  • Trauma: Impact on Youth and Adults
  • Mental Health
  • School Crisis Response and Recovery
  • Safe School Data Gathering
  • Safe School Buildings
  • School Bus Safety
  • Environmental hazards in school
  • School parking lot safety
  • Keeping safe while still having fun on school playgrounds
  • Abuse & Stranger danger
  • Student and health issues due to heavy bag packs

Topics for Workshop

  • Child and cyber safety
  • Child and traffic safety
  • Child safety law
  • Child emergency preparedness
  • Child and building safety
  • Child and health safety

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