SOURCE: Bobit Business Media/TREXPO East

August 05, 2009 09:00 ET

Launch Announcement: Press Invitation From TREXPO East

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - August 5, 2009) - Organizers of TREXPO East cordially invite members of the press to attend and cover its conference and Expo, Aug. 18-20 at the Dulles Expo & Conference Center in Chantilly, Va.

TREXPO East is the leading first response conference and exhibition of tactical equipment, technology, and services for law enforcement, military, security, correction, and federal agencies. The conference program is targeted to the needs of professionals with responsibilities for tactical operations (SWAT, high-risk extreme threat operations, military special operations, and high-risk security).

Commencing on Tuesday, Aug. 18, TREXPO East offers several new tracks of instruction including Street Survival for the Female Crime Fighter, Legal and Ethical Considerations for SWAT Team Management and Deployment, A First Responder's Guide to Terrorist Detection and Prevention, The Threat of Radical Islam, Policy Procedure and Liability Considerations for Firearm Instructors, Vehicle Dynamics for Security and Law Enforcement, and Tactical Medicine.

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, one of law enforcement's most in-demand speakers and trainers, returns as the keynote speaker for a two-part presentation on Wednesday and Thursday Aug. 19-20.

An exclusive Active Shooter Panel on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 3-5 p.m., will address law enforcement's response to the growing nationwide threat of active shooters. The panel will update attendees on the counter measures they can take to effectively prepare for and respond to these deadly threats.

On Wednesday and Thursday, the market's leading exhibitors will present cutting-edge new technology and equipment on the show floor. TREXPO East will also offer several manufacturer training sessions on Thursday, Aug. 20. Attendees will be able to test the latest weaponry on a special Range Day at the Blue Ridge Arsenal range on Friday, Aug. 21. The keynote sessions, exhibit hall, networking reception, and Range Day are FREE to all attendees.

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