When something goes wrong...

Session Information

Australian tech startup, SafetyCulture, build mobile apps which empower frontline workers to reduce risk. iAuditor and Spotlight are used by more than 14,000 the world’s leading businesses including Cricket Australia and Sydney Festival.

Event managers are always dealing with the unexpected. With a short-term workforce and the general public, incidents are inevitable. How quickly you can be notified and respond to the incident can determine how severe the incident becomes.

In this session, the CEO and Founder of SafetyCulture will talk about how we can learn from large scale incidents like the Boston City Marathon bombing. Anear will discuss how this has influenced the future of incident reporting and inspired the development of a new real-time incident communication app.

Key outcomes for attendees

  • Why are some incidents not reported?

  • What are some of the challenges faced when introducing new technology?

  • What is the most effective way to communicate during an incident?

  • How can you crowdsource information during incidents?

Presented By

Luke Anear
CEO & Founder, Safety Culture