Midwest Crisis Negotiators

P.O. Box 16011

Columbus, OH 43216-6011

Sgt. Rich Weiner - Team Leader

Tel: 614-679-6092


Columbus, OH
September 4-6, 2019


The 2019 Conference will be held September 4-6, 2019 at the Hilton Columbus at Easton. (See hotel information below.) Additionally, we will update this site as information on speakers becomes available. 

2019 Midwest Crisis Negotiators Conference - Schedule of Events


Wednesday, September 4, 2019

7:00am to 8:30am - Registration / Continental Breakfast

8:30am to 9:00am - Opening Ceremonies

9:00am to 9:15am - Break

9:15am to 11:15am - Case Study: Hilltop Hostage Taker (Sgt. Dan Oblinger - Wichita, KS)

11:15am to 12:15pm - Lunch

12:15pm to 2:15pm - Case Study: Takeover of Police Station House NY (Lt. Jack Cambria - NYC, NY)

2:15pm to 2:30pm - Break

2:30pm to 4:30pm - Intelligence Led Negotiations (Sgt. Dan Oblinger - Wichita, KS)

Thursday, September 5, 2019

7:00am to 8:00am - Breakfast

8:00am to 10:00am - Case Study: Crisis on Livingston Street (Det. Rick Salcedo - Orlando, FL)

10:00am to 10:15am - Break

10:15am to 12:15pm - Case Study: "A Colorado Kidnapping" (SA Doug Oliver - Colorado)

12:15pm to 1:15pm - Lunch

1:15pm to 3:30pm - Pre-attack Characteristics of an Active Shooter (FBI Kris Cadieux)


Friday, September 6, 2019

7:00am to 8:00am - Breakfast

8:00am to 12:00pm - Case Study: "Two Hour Break" (Ofc. M. Korach & Ofc. S. Robertson - Brimfield, OH)

12:15pm - Grand Prize Drawing



Hilton Columbus at Easton

3900 Chagrin Dr, Columbus, OH 43219

(614) 414-5000

Developed in 2000, the prestigious 345-key Hilton Columbus at Easton is a 7-story, AAA 4-diamond luxury hotel and 39,000 SF conference center located ten minutes from downtown Columbus, The Ohio State University and busy John Glenn International Airport (CMH). As one of Central Ohio’s leading hotels which boasts a reputation for top quality service, accommodations, fine dining, wedding and event management, the Hilton Columbus at Easton is a favored hotel among business and leisure travelers, discerning locals and groups alike. (Text Source: https://www.hiltoncolumbus.com / Image Source: https://www.tripadvisor.com)



2019 Conference Speakers will Include:



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