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About the Event

The AHLA Safety Summit took place on April 14, 2021. Missed the event? Tune into our Headliners Session and a number of our Breakout Sessions below.

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Headliners Session

  • Chip Rogers, President & CEO, AHLA
  • Dr. Andy Cooper, Senior Vice President of Research, Development & Engineering, Ecolab
  • Vimal Kapur, President & CEO, Honeywell Building Technologies
  • Hark Hoplamazian, President & CEO, Hyatt Hotels Corporation and AHLA Chair of the Board of Directors
  • Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV)
  • Chris Krebs, Former Director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Combatting Trafficking During COVID-19

  • Mar Brettmann, CEO & Executive Director, Businesses Ending Slavery and Trafficking
  • Lori Cohen, Chief Executive Officer, ECPAT USA
  • Ramon Padilla, Interim Director for the DHS Center for Countering Human Trafficking
  • Rosanna Maietta, Executive Vice President, Communications & Public Relations, AHLA; President & CEO, AHLA Foundation

Innovating A Safer Tomorrow

  • Barbara Sharnak, VP of Business Development & Marketing Strategy, Relay Pro
  • Alec Massey, Principal, PwC
  • Vanessa Ogle, CEO & Founder, Enseo
  • Tracy Ripa, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

Your Role in Preventing Human Trafficking 

  • Yvonne Chen, Director of Private Sector Engagement, ECPAT-USA
  • Kalyn Stephens, Senior Vice President, Executive & Strategic Initiatives

Insights From An Ethical Hacker

  • Ted Harrington, Ethical Hacker & Executive Partner, Independent Security Evaluators 
  • Mike Blake, CEO, HTNG

A New Day For Safe Stay

  • Sarah Dinger, EVP, My Place Hotels
  • Randy Gaines, SVP, Operations, New Openings, Americas, Hilton
  • Rick Johnson, Vice President, Enterprise Operations, G6 Hospitality 
  • Louis C. Tripoli, MD, Consultant, 3E Care Solutions LLC
  • Amanda Crim, Vice President, Campaign Communications, AHLA