Blue Dragon Presents
Day One: Thursday, August 30, 2018 – 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Keynote: The Bulletproof Mind, Preparing for the Aftermath
Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, retired U.S. Army Ranger and West Point psychology professor, is an internationally recognized scholar, author, soldier, speaker and is one of the world’s foremost experts on human aggression and the roots of violent crime. Lt. Col. Grossman has combined his experiences to train those who must defend others to act valiantly, wisely and safely when violence is inevitable: www.grossmanacademy.com and also teaches churches nationwide through his Sheepdog Seminars.
Emcee: Susan Hamilton, talk radio host, The OffBeat Business Show.
Welcome: Sheriff Bill E. Waybourn, Tarrant County, Texas.
Warrior’s Path to Tactical and Emotional Survival
Retired Detective Sergeant Richard Morris left the Fort Worth Police Department in 2014, working with Gang Intelligence after nearly 36 years. Richard is currently a reserve Tarrant County deputy constable. To serve our law enforcement community, Richard volunteers as a police chaplain, and is a member of the North Texas Violent Gang Task Force. He’s also a 10th degree black belt, international keynote speaker, Ziglar Legacy Certified coach and trainer, and published author.
Stopping an ISIS Inspired Terrorist Attack
Garland Police Officer Greg Stevens, 2016 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Valor, in recognition of his bravery and trained preparedness, stopped two ISIS inspired terrorists before they could commit mass murder in Garland, Texas.
Surviving an ISIS Threat – Counterterrorism Today
Colonel Jim Frawley, retired colonel-inspector general, United States Marine Corps, reserve Fort Worth police officer and ISIS survivor. Colonel Frawley will inform us of what threats are of greatest concern today and how to prepare for them.
Day Two: Friday, August 31, 2018 – 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Live to Win
Tom Ziglar, proud son of Zig Ziglar and the CEO of Ziglar, Inc. As CEO of Ziglar and key collaborator on his father’s 30th book, Born to Win, Tom Ziglar carries on the organization’s "profoundly simple" philosophy: "you can have everything in life you want, if you just help enough other people get what they want."
Ziglar Blue and the Bulletproof Heart
As a Ziglar Legacy Certified speaker, Sergeant Richard Morris will teach law enforcement officers and first responders how to strengthen their self-image, build strong faith, family, work and community relationships.
Bulletproof Your Assets - Civil Rights Liability Arising Out of Fatal Incidents
Mark S. Jones, trial lawyer and assistant college professor, with expertise in criminal law, criminal procedure, constitutional law, and Section 1983 liability. Former chief deputy prosecutor, head of the Homicide Unit, Major Crime Division, head of the Criminal Division, county counselor, chief legal advisor to the prosecuting attorney, county sheriff, the Department of Corrections in Jackson County, Missouri and BDIC co-founder/partner.
Retired FBI Special Agent Paul Vick, BDIC co-founder/partner, former FBI supervisory special agent, former Wichita Police Department detective in Wichita, Kansas and member of the Wichita Crime Commission.
Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)/Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)
Reporting of the continuing education hours received to the Kansas Commission on Peace Officers' Standards and Training will be the responsibility of the attendee and his/her agency head or appointing authority.