ASSA ABLOY Coffee Time Webinars Archive

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With our Coffee Time webinar series, we've been taking a deep dives into products and solutions from ASSA ABLOY that help secure higher education campuses. If you missed any of the webinars in this series, or if you'd like to share them with a colleague, recordings of each webinar are available below.  

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Delivering the Next Generation of the Student Experience at the University of Central Florida

Recorded July 29th, 2020 - Matt Willmore, Senior Director of Product Marketing at Modo, and Ryan Seilhamer, Assistant Director of Mobile Strategy and Innovation at University of Central Florida,  discussed how organizations like UCF are using Modo and other technologies to deliver the next generation of campus and workplace experiences, where they see innovation taking place going forward, and how these technologies are being leveraged during the COVID-19 pandemic to adjust to a new distributed reality and a safe return to the campus and workplace.

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Securing Every Room on Campus through Automation and Integration at Wake Forest University

Recorded July 22, 2020 - James Byrd, Director Physical Security Technology and Deacon OneCard, Wake Forest University, and  Jason Higley, Principal Engineer, Detrios, LLC,  explained how Wake FOrest Unviresity overcame two common access control challenges: programming and maintaining the ever-changing electronic lock schedules for rooms and buildings based on academic class and event schedules, and managing student access based on housing contracts. 

Hear the story of how WFU integrated their existing event management (EMS), housing (StarRez), and access control (OnGuard) systems with the help of a single off-the-shelf software solution. Learn how automating and streamlining these systems and processes have provided significant benefits to the entire campus community and became the front line of protection against a hurricane and a pandemic.

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Streamlining the Student Move-In Process and Creating an Experience at the University of Oklahoma

Recorded July 16th, 2020 - University of Oklahoma personnel Jenn Doughty, Director of Housing and Chris Gillett, Senior System Engineer, Sooner Card Institution, described how they utilized a cruise ship style approach, complete with a staff to unload the resident’s belongings, to turn one of the worst days of the year into an experience that has to be seen to be believed. Once OU launched the mobile credential, they further perfected the move-in experience by building a custom app that would allow for contactless check-in into StarRez, resulting in a seamless user experience when the resident used their card, phone or watch to access their residence hall.

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Building a Seamless Student Experience at Tulane University

Recorded July 8th, 2020 - Description: Jon Tingley, Associate Director, Housing Facilities Institution: Tulane University discussed the challenge of bringing their doors online. Learn about the challenges they faced and the benefits they will realize in this journey toward seamless security and mobile access.

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Communicating & Maintaining Your Door Openings (originally aired April 15, 2020)

If you had to explain a highly used, access control or ADA opening on one of your buildings, could you identify all the important features and functions of that opening without actually going to it? Join Jeff Rindlisbacher, Openings Studio Building Technologies Consultant from ASSA ABLOY as he discusses the importance of sharing your door and hardware design standards in a visual, electronic format and how you can design, deliver and maintain your building’s door openings throughout the entire lifecycle of a building. 

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Making Key Control Manageable, Smart & Secure – (originally aired April 22, 2020)

Managing a mechanical key system can be a challenge. However, it doesn’t have to be if you follow some basic design principles and concepts. Join Dale Bowman, Director of Business Development for Medeco as he guides you through the key system challenges that most institutions are faced with, and insight into what you can do to reduce or eliminate those challenges. Dale will also explain the advantages and options for deploying intelligent keys versus traditional cores to bring additional security to challenging openings on campus.

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Wireless Access Control: Understanding Your Technology Options (originally aired April 29, 2020)

Thinking of deploying access control on campus and not sure what solution best fits your security and financial needs? Please join Lisa Corte, Director, EM-EAC Product Management, as she reviews the considerable differences between today’s legacy access control, wireless and IP-based solutions such as Wi-Fi and PoE.

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Ensuring ADA Compliance Across Your Institution (originally aired May 6, 2020)

Learn how facilities management can provide ADA accessibility deeper into existing buildings without stressing the budget. Join Jay Vaitkus, Director of Business Development, Power Operators from Norton & Rixon as he details how facilities personnel can accomplish this with decreasing budgets, challenging openings, energy reduction initiatives, code requirements, expansion of access control systems and increasing demands from students and staff.

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Managing Security, Scheduling & Lockdown of Interior Spaces (originally aired May 13, 2020)

Having discussions related to securing interior spaces at your institution? In reality, choosing the best solution for your facility is not that simple.  Please join Ron Baer, Director Business Development from ASSA ABLOY as he discusses how carefully planning and implementing application appropriate solutions provide your institution with a hybrid style approach to meeting your security needs.

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Moving Your Institution Forward with Mobile Access and Asset Monitoring (originally aired May 20, 2020)

Thinking of upgrading your institution to a more secure credential and having real-time visibility into the most important areas of operations to identify people, property and assets? Then please join Tim Nyblom, End User Business Manager PACS from HID Global, as he discusses the migration path to mobile credentials and how you can deploy real-time location services or Proximity based solutions to help identify how resources are being utilized.

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Innovative & Smart Electronic Package Management (originally aired May 27, 2020)

Want to learn how you can improve managing your package delivery and pick-up problems? Please join Chris Moreno, Director of Sales from Luxor One, as he discusses how you can  deploy smart lockers for package pick up and return, for use in mailrooms, and fully featured self-contained smart locker rooms for unattended environments.

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Discover New Ways to Achieve Your Sustainability Goals (originally aired June 3, 2020)

Are your institutional design standards out of date? As door openings, access control and sustainability become increasingly more complicated and the needs of the campus constantly changing, please join Amy Musanti, Director of Business Development Sustainable Building Solutions from ASSA ABLOY has she reviews ways to refresh your institutional design guide to achieve additional sustainability goals.

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Increase Security with Mobile Student IDs

Recorded February 27th, 2019Tyler Webb, Director, Sooner card at the University of Oklahoma  discusses their journey from traditional access control to mobile student IDs. You'll learn how adding their Sooner Cards to Apple Wallet has made their campus more convenient and more secure than ever.  

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Specialty Door Openings for Safety, Security & Performance

Recorded August 16th, 2018Have a specialty opening need that requires a unique combination of aesthetics, security and performance? ASSA ABLOY is today’s premier provider for specialty door and frame solutions including acoustical, stainless steel, blast, bullet, lead-lined, RF shielded, water resistant, flood, tornado, hurricane, attack resistant, and forced entry bullet resistant. Join Stacey Callahan, VP Marketing and Innovation Door Group, as she reviews how these solutions can meet your safety, security and performance needs.

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Managing ADA Accessibility on Campus

Recorded July 19th, 2018 - Learn how you can provide ADA accessibility deeper into existing buildings without stressing the budget. Jay Vaitkus, Director of Business Development, Power Operators from ASSA ABLOY explains how this can be accomplished despite decreasing budgets, challenging openings, energy reduction initiatives, code requirements, expansion of access control systems and increasing demands from students and staff.

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Access Control For Today’s Campus: Intelligent Keys vs. Traditional Cores

Recorded June 21, 2018 - In this webinar, Chris Villarreal, Intelligent Key Business Development Manager, explains the advantages and options for deploying intelligent keys versus traditional cores to bring additional security to challenging openings on campus.

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Access Control For Today’s Campus: IP-Enabled Access Control – PoE & WiFi

Recorded May 17, 2018 - Confused about the different types of IP-Enabled access control? This webinar provides an overview of our IP-Enabled solutions for campus access control. You will learn how these solutions take advantage of your current network infrastructure to provide advanced security and easier, more cost-effective installations.

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Access Control For Today’s Campus: Hardwired vs. Wireless Access Control

Recorded April 19, 2018 - Thinking of deploying access control on campus and not sure what solution best fits your security and financial needs? In this webinar, Lisa Corte, IP-Enabled Product Manager reviews the considerable differences between today’s legacy access control, wireless and IP-based solutions.

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Moving Your Campus Forward with HID Mobile Credentials, Locations Services and Asset Monitoring enabled by BlueVision

Recorded April 5, 2018 - There is a growing need for increased, real-time visibility into the most important areas of a university’s operations across multiple locations or a specific area – people, property and assets. Providing a safe environment for your institution’s most valuable assets is paramount for security and facility professionals. In this webinar Brett St. Pierre, Director of Business Development PACS from HID Global, discusses the future of mobile credentials and how, by leveraging Bluetooth through Bluvision you can deploy Real Time Location Services or Proximity based solutions to help identify people / assets or just identify if resources/real estate are being utilized.

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Virtual Design Guides – The Future of Communicating Door and Hardware Standards

Recorded March 22, 2018 - If you had to describe a highly used, access control, decorative, sustainable or ADA door on one of your projects, could you identify all the important features and functions of that opening? In this webinar, Erin Benn, BIM Technologies Manager from ASSA ABLOY, discusses the importance of sharing door and hardware design standards in a visual, electronic format. You will learn how this can improve communication and collaboration while reducing errors and limiting unnecessary added costs on your future projects.

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