Join a moderated panel discussion featuring two key leaders involved in the NBA’s successful restart in Orlando, FL. The NBA’s chief security officer, Jerome Pickett, and event medical director, Dr. Leroy Sims, will discuss the principles and challenges for starting play in the “bubble” and what factors guided the development and implementation of security and medical protocols. As organizations seek to re-open venues and/or host special events, the panelists will share their lessons learned from this momentous undertaking.


  • Jerome Pickett | Executive Vice President and Chief Security Officer | NBA
  • Dr. Leroy Sims | Vice President and Event Medical Director | NBA
  • Phil Walker | OSAC Lead | Major Events Program (Moderator)
November 19 @ 11:15
11:15 — 11:45 (30′)