Officer Safety and Wellness Symposium

Officer Safety and Wellness Symposium

Conference

Registration is now open! Click here to register for the 2022 OSW Symposium held March 15-17 in Atlanta, Georgia. More information on registration and housing can be found below.

Improving officer safety and wellness enhances the health and effectiveness of officers, as well as the safety of the community. This symposium is for law enforcement professionals to learn from experts in the field about resources and best practices when developing comprehensive officer safety and wellness strategies. Participants will learn about building resilience, financial wellness, injury prevention, peer support programs, physical fitness, proper nutrition, sleep deprivation, stress, mindfulness, suicide prevention, and more.

Conference

Organized by

IACP OSW Team

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Registration Information

Who should attend?

The Officer Safety and Wellness Symposium is not open to the general public. Attendance is open to sworn and civilian employees of public safety and government agencies; academics and students in public safety or related fields; and public safety medical/psychological professionals. Public safety includes offices of police, sheriffs, EMS, fire service, hazmat, and park rangers from federal, state, city, county, campus, and tribal agencies.

Registration

The in-person conference registration fee includes access to all in-person general sessions, workshops, activities, and networking events, as well as content available on the virtual event platform. A virtual only registration will give you access to pre-recorded workshops and activities only available through the virtual platform. Only IACP members can take advantage of the member registration rate. All IACP memberships are individual and non-transferable. Register now! 

Registration Deadlines:

  • Early Bird Registration: February 1, 2022
  • In-Person Registration: March 11, 2022
  • Virtual Registration: March 11, 2022

 

Categories and Fees

In-Person Event Early Bird Full Price
IACP Member $350 $450
Non-IACP Member $600 $700

 

Virtual Only Price
IACP Member $200
Non-IACP Member $425

 

     *All prices per individual.

Join IACP today to save on Officer Safety and Wellness Symposium registration. Sworn and civilian employees of public safety agencies, academics, and professionals of related fields can qualify for membership in the IACP. Those in sworn command-level positions qualify for active membership; others may be eligible for associate membership.

*Please allow up to 24-hours for new memberships to update in our system before trying to register.

Photo, Image, and Recording Disclaimer

Registration and attendance at IACP events constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the IACP's use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee's image or voice in photos, images, video, and/or audio recordings of such events without compensation or approval rights. All photos, images, and recordings are the property of IACP.

Refund Policy

  • A 25% penalty will be assessed on all cancellations postmarked or fax/e-mail dated on or before February 23, 2022.
  • A 50% penalty will be assessed on cancellations postmarked or fax/e-mail dated February 24 – March 10, 2022.
  • No refunds will be issued on or after March 11, 2022. No refunds will be given for no-shows.
  • No refunds will be given for virtual registrations.

Individuals may transfer their registration between virtual or in-person registration types. Requests to transfer registrations must be made to OSWConference@theiacp.org no later than February 23, 2022. Additional fees may apply.

All cancellations must be made in writing and mailed, faxed (703-836-4543), or emailed to OSWConference@theIACP.org. A penalty will apply. No telephone cancellations will be accepted. This refund policy is subject to change.

Housing & Transportation

Hotel

All event activities will take place at the Hilton Atlanta – 255 Courtland Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30303. The IACP has reserved a room block for attendees at the prevailing government per diem rate of $163/night+tax. Follow this link to make your reservation within the room block. The cutoff date to book in the IACP room block at the Hilton Atlanta is February 21, 2022.

Hotel Parking

Valet parking is available at the Hilton Atlanta for $32 per night. See valet for self-parking options.

Hartsfield Jackson International Airport (ATL)

ATL is located approximately 10 miles from the Hilton Atlanta hotel. It offers nonstop service to/from more than 150 domestic and 70 international destinations.

Local Transportation

MARTA provides service to and from ATL for $2.50/ride. The nearest stop to the Hilton Atlanta is the Peachtree Center Transit Station, which is a 9 minute walk to the hotel.

Rideshare Options

Both major rideshare operators Uber and Lyft service Atlanta and the Hartsfield Jackson International Airport.

Schedule at-a-Glance

Monday, March 14
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM Check-in
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Networking Lounge Open
 
Tuesday, March 15
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Check-in
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Exhibit Hall
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Opening Ceremony
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Activity Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Workshops
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch (not provided)
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Solutions Presentations
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Workshops
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM Activity Break
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Workshops
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Reception

 

Wednesday, March 16
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Check-in
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM Yoga Session
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Exhibit Hall
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM General Session
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Activity Break
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Workshops
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Solutions Presentations
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Workshops
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch (not provided)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Workshops
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM Activity Break
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Workshops
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Networking Activity
 
Thursday, March 17
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Check-in
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM Yoga Session
8:00 AM - 1:30 PM Exhibit Hall
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Workshops
9:45 AM - 11:30 AM Brunch and General Session
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Solutions Presentations
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Workshops
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Workshops

 

*All times listed in Eastern Standard Time. Sessions will only be available in English.

Exhibitors

Check out the exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities at the 2022 OSW Symposium here. If you would like more information, please contact Heather Shuster at shuster@theiacp.org.

Call for Proposals

The 2022 OSW Symposium call for proposals is CLOSED.

IACP conducts a call for proposals each year for its Officer Safety and Wellness (OSW) Symposium educational program. The proposal submission deadline for the 2022 OSW Symposium was September 20, 2021. All completed submissions are peer-reviewed. Click here to view a series of frequently asked questions regarding the call for proposals process, the review process, and speaking at the 2022 OSW Symposium. Notifications regarding program selections will be sent out in early November.

If you missed out on submitting a proposal this year, the call for proposals for the 2023 OSW Symposium will open in the summer of 2022. Please keep an eye on this page for the latest updates. If you have additional questions, contact oswconference@theiacp.org.

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