Staying Safe: A Personal Safety Presentation by Norbert Almeida

Norbert AlmeidaIn a nation where crime is a given, where cheap, second handsets are a necessity, and where food arrives faster than ambulances, how can people stay safe? The key lies in being proactive and in accepting the reality that we have come to know as life in Pakistan.

Join The Second Floor (T2F)  for a session with security and crisis expert, Norbert Almeida, who will focus on ‘Do It Yourself’ actions that will prepare you to react to safety and security incidents. Norbert will cover the following topics:

  • Emergency preparedness at home, at work, and on the road
  • Must-have safety equipment
  • Must-know’s (key contacts and addresses of hospitals, schools, family)
  • Must do’s in emergencies

About Norbert Almeida

Norbert Almeida is a Security and Crisis manager with over 15 years of experience in Pakistan, the Arabian Peninsula, Levant countries and Egypt. He is currently associated with a major FMCG and manages the security affairs for multiple countries in the Middle-East and North African regions.

As a subject expert in Incident and Crisis Management as well as Safety and Security, Norbert has delivered training and lectures at a number of forums. His students and audiences have comprised of serving members of authorities both in Pakistan and abroad as well as corporate security professionals. He is a certified Trainer of Trainers in areas such as Crisis Management, Business Continuity, Detection of Counterfeit Visas, Passports and Currency.

He is the General Secretary of the Security Professionals Association of Pakistan and also serves in various capacities on the security councils of business forums. Passionate about volunteer work, Norbert is a qualified First Responder with experience of working on natural disasters, arson and accidents within Pakistan.

Date: Thursday, 18th October, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm
Suggested Donation: Anything you like. Please support our vision of intellectual poverty alleviation by donating generously.
Venue: The Second Floor (T2F),10-C, Sunset Lane 5, Phase 2 Extension, DHA, Karachi-75500.

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