Coventry University

From international sporting events and concerts to world-class retail and transport hubs, mass gatherings are increasing in scale and complexity. In the current global environment, the challenges of keeping people safe are greater than ever.

An award-winning university, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible experience. We continue to invest in both our facilities and our innovative approach to education. Our students benefit from industry-relevant teaching, and resources and support designed to help them succeed. These range from our modern library and computing facilities to dedicated careers advice and our impressive Students’ Union activities.

Emma Parkinson is Senior Lecturer in Emergency Planning and Crowded Places at Coventry University, where she teaches short courses, undergraduate modules and postgraduate Certificates, Diplomas and MSc programmes in Emergency Planning, and Crowded Places and Public Safety. Additionally she works as a freelance crowd safety management consultant with clients that include large-scale music festivals and Premiership football. Specialisms include crowd safety management and major incident planning, development of command and control systems for crowded places, staffing deployment and management for crowd safety and training and exercising for crowd safety.

Contact Details:

Emma Parkinson

Priory St, Coventry CV1 5FB

02477 657 688
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