As Threat's to Today's Events Increase, Project Teams Must Rethink Risk to Protect the Masses
The show must go on. Now more than ever, this mantra applies to large events, where organizers invest heavily to entertain the masses for days or weeks. Yet as attendance at massive music and cultural festivals, global sporting spectacles and professional events keeps ballooning, the threat of shootings, terrorism attacks and other dangers creates major security risks. Project teams, in turn, are faced with the ultimate challenge: keeping crowds safe while delivering the sense of community stakeholders crave.