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Free heavy equipment theft summits

Thursday, 1 December 2005 ( #237 )
FBI-LEEDA and the National Equipment Register are holding two separate one-day regional summits to tackle the heavy equipment theft problem in Texas. The free summit designed for equipment owners, insurers and law enforcement, provides timely information to assist participants understand and deal with the problem. There will be hands-on training in equipment identification techniques, classes on theft prevention and demonstrations of new equipment security technologies. Details for the summit Location: Dec 13 summit R room, Rice football stadium Rice University 6100 Main Street Houston, TX 77005 (entrance off Greenbriar Avenue between Rice and University Avenues) Feb 23 summit Grand Hall 301A ISD Arlington Independent School District Professional Development Center 1111 W. Arbrook Blvd. Arlington, TX 76016 Schedule: Badge pick-up: 8:30am-9:15am Classes : 9:30am-3:30pm Sponsored lunch included. Registration: Email your name and agency. All attendees must register before December 6 or February 13 (for February 23 summit). Accomodation: Dec 13 summit Marriott Medical Center, 6580 Fannin, Houston, TX.. Phone: (800) 228-9290 or (713) 796-0080. Note: Ask for 'government' or 'Rice University' rate Feb 23 summit Holiday Inn Express - South, 1721 Pleasant Place. Phone: (817) 784-8750 Note: Ask for 'government rate'. Local contact: Dec 13 summit Sgt. Jim Baylor - Ph: +1 (713) 348 4594. Feb 23 summit Sgt. James W Lowery Jr - Ph: +1 (817) 299-2897.