Step Change Summit

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The Step Change Summit will take place on Thursday 5th March 2020 as part of Security and Policing.

Since its launch in 2017, the Step Change programme, led by the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) and key business leaders, has been making progress in addressing key themes of the programme.

The conference represents a unique opportunity to bring industry and the public sector together in an environment that will provide updates on the outputs of each element of the programme and the projects they are undertaking to enhance safety and security.

Registered Security and Policing visitors and exhibitors are invited to register to attend the Step Change Summit and will be sent further details via email. Please note spaces are limited and will be available on a first come first serve basis.


Time Session
10:00 Welcome and Introduction

Adam Thomson, NaCTSO

Knowledge from Step Change applied during an attack

Steve Gardner, OCS Group

  Opening Address

Debbie Bartlett, Home Office and

Mike Orchard, National Coordinator Protect and Prepare

Information Sharing Platform (ISP) – An Update

Steve McGrath, NaCTSO

ACT CT Guidance App

John Frost, Marks & Spencer

Products & Business Engagement
Adam Thomson, NaCTSO
11:10 Break
Manchester approach to Protection and Preparedness

Fiona Worrall, Manchester City Council

A look ahead to this year’s Projects

Adam Thomson, NaCTSO

Rental Vehicle Security Scheme (RVSS) – A success story

Nora Leggett, BVLRA and

Tim Rook, Department for Transport

Business Call to Action

John Frost, Marks & Spencer

12:30 Questions and Closing